ANGKOR BALLOON SCENIC VIEW

Have you ever thought where is the balloon ride? How far does the balloon fly? What is the length of  balloon? For how many people can be able to go on a helium balloon tour? 

Find the answer to this and many more Frequently Asked Ballooning Questions in our Helium Balloons FAQ section.

If you desire, we would love to organize a balloon ride over the spectacular and amazing Angkor Wat for you.

As you fly over the Angkor temples, you will get an idea of the extensive history of the Angkor area, from it's design and structure to it's ruin and rediscovery. 

We can organize balloon tours based on your budget and desire, but the most commonly available, and certainly most popular trip, is a short trip over the Angkor temple area. The trip is available all day, but it is certainly worth booking ahead for a sunrise or sunset trip.

Why is the basket made of wicker?

keeps moving up and down. The balloon controls with the rope that control it from flying away. The hight is over a hundred meters form earth. The top rim of the basket and the uprights are usually padded and covered in suede or leather. The wicker is sometimes woven around a steel or aluminum frame, which helps to support the upright posts upon which the burner is mounted

What should I wear? 

You should wear whatever you feel comfortable in. There is really no need to dress up. You should wear the type of clothing that you would expect to wear if you be going for a walk the day of the flight. A light clothing very comfortable in the fall or early spring and jean is recommend in the winter in Cambodia. Women should wear pants or shorts, and layered clothing is much better than a heavy coat. Shoes should have flat soles, and the majority of top clothing should be made of cotton rather than man-made fibers. Tall passengers may find a hat useful because of the radiant heat from the burners.

Can I take a camera?

Yes, there is no problem in taking either a still or video camera with you during the flight. A hot air balloon makes a perfect camera platform and there is always plenty to photograph prior to, during and after to the flight. We do recommend, however, that you have a suitable soft case with you in which to stow the camera during the landing phase of the flight.

How long does it all take?

From start to finish, your adventure will last about 10mn. The inflation and preparation of the balloon normally takes about 4 minutes. The flight itself normally takes around 6 and the trip by car to travel to and from the hotel will take about another 15 minutes or so each way.

How high do balloons fly?

Most balloonists enjoy low level flight. The typical balloon flight would be anywhere from tree level to about 150 meters above the ground.

What are the best conditions for flight in a balloon?

A balloon flies better weather is nice without wind and heavy rain." Balloonists usually fly just after dawn or before dusk, because there is less wind at these times.

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