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Celebrating something special or just want to go on an unforgettable balloon ride? Here are the 10 best places to do it!
1. Cappadocia, Turkey
One of the most magical places you can go to in the world is Cappadocia in Turkey where hundreds of hot air balloons rise every morning. No matter if you’re in one of them, or watching from a distance, it sure will be memorable.
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2. Serengeti National Park, Africa
Last but not least, we have Serengeti, which is one of the most famous national parks in the world, and filled with life. It’s popular to visit Serengeti on a safari trip in Tanzania, and you can combine it with a magical balloon ride.
3. Gstaad, Schweiz
Switzerland is famous for its beautiful nature and expensive prices, but it sure is worth it to splurge on a balloon ride in Gstaad.
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4. Albuquerque, USA
This is where you will find the largest balloon festival in the world. It’s very impressive and should be on your bucket list!
5. Bagan, Myanmar, Burma
Few places are as magical and historical as the Bagan in Myanmar. Thousands of temples can be seen from the sky.
6. Masai Mara, Kenya
Masai Mara borders the Serengeti, and each year, you can watch the yearly migration of the gnus that walk in millions from park to park in search of water and greenery. It’s very popular to follow this natural wonder from the air, and a balloon ride is a great way of doing so.
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7. Nile River, Egypt
The Nile River is one of the longest rivers in the world, and home to the Nile Crocodile.
A ride here will surely be memorable.
8. Monument Valley, USA
Of all the natural places in the US, Monument Valley is one of the most striking natural places.
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9. Napa Valley, Californien, USA
Napa Valley is a famous wine region in the US, and some of the most renowned wines are produced here.
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10. Namib Desert, Namibia, Africa
If you want to explore the rocky and arid landscapes of Namibia, a balloon ride in the Namib desert will for sure be a memorable experience.