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  1. France
  2. Provence
  3. Forcalquier

Provence: Hot Air Balloon and E-bike Tour

Product ID: 173028
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Tour Provence from the sky in a hot air balloon. Take your time biking through the countryside on your e-bike while taking in the beautiful local lavendar scents.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Bike back at your own leisure by bicycle
  • Stop off at a local café for breakfast
  • Visit a provencal village on the bike ride home
  • Enjoy the site and smells of blooming lavender
Full description
Our southern balloon base is located halfway between the Alps and the Mediterranean in the village of Forcalquier, in the departement Alpes de Haute Provence. Come and discover this landscape of hilltop villages, lavender fields, wild sage and other hidden treasures!

After the traditional Aéronauts' toast, the second part of your adventure will begin with a casual electric bike ride to Forcalquier via a village perché, the gardens of Salagon or even stop off at one of the famous bistrot du pays. These are only a few of the many site to discover on your return.

The balloon excursion includes the transfer by minibus to launch field, the exciting preparation and inflation of the balloon, and a one-hour balloon ride over lavender fields, provencal villages, and the countryside.
Includes
  • Meet and greet with your pilot in Forcalquier
  • Transfer to the take-off site
  • Pre-flight briefing and balloon inflation
  • Flight of approximately 1 hour
  • Deflation and packing up the balloon on landing
  • An electric bike and helmet delivered to your landing site
  • Traditional aeronaut's toast and diploma
  • Return to Forcalquier by bicycle
What’s Not Included
  • Meals
Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Place du Bourguet, opposite the church, in the village of Forcalquier, 04300

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Important information
Not allowed
  • High-heeled shoes
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• All passengers must call our pilot 12 hours before the flight in order to confirm that the weather conditions are favorable
• Please wear practical clothing and shoes for bike riding
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