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A balloon ride over the temples of Bagan at sunrise is a truly magical experience. This is a “bucket list” item for many who travel across continents for the golden views. Whether you’re enjoying a romantic holiday or photography adventure, you will land with lifelong memories. We can check balloon availability and make balloon flight reservations for our guests in Bagan and Inle Lake.

Bagan Balloon Flight Information

When do the balloons fly in Bagan?

Bagan balloons fly from early October through early April each year.

What options are available?

Classic Service includes hotel pickup and drop off and light breakfast with coffee/tea. The balloons hold 14 passengers each per flight. This service is aimed at family and group travelers.

Premium Service is aimed towards couples and small groups of independent travelers who would appreciate a more exclusive, intimate and interactive experience, and operationally will be separate from the larger passenger balloons. This service includes a separate continental breakfast at the launching area and landing area (full breakfast). The balloons hold 8 passengers each, with no more than 2 passengers per compartment.

How much do Bagan balloon rides cost?

The list price for Bagan balloon rides with Balloons Over Bagan is $350USD per person for Classic service and $450USD per person for Premium service. The balloon operators charge an additional $20USD per person during the peak Christmas and New Year Period to reflect the very heavy demand at this time.

How can I book a Bagan balloon flight?

We offer our guests a $20USD discount for Bagan balloon flights booked through us. Simply mention “I’m interested to book a balloon ride” in your inquiry.