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Angkor Balloon

1 km west of Angkor Wat Entrance, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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We tried to fly with the ballon two days in a row that we have prepaid to out agency. Every day... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ina B
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Great experience

We had great time up in the air. The balloon rich 100m and afford a great view of the area. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gauthier B
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1 km west of Angkor Wat Entrance, Siem Reap, Cambodia

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to fly with the ballon two days in a row that we have prepaid to out agency. Every day there was a technical problem or the weather supposedly getting bad..... i wouldn't recommend this "experience".More

1  Thank Ina B
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ina, Greetings from Angkor Balloon! Your safety is our priority at all times. During the time of your visit we had to perform some maintenance work which took longer than expected, and we apologize for the inconvenience. When winds are exceeding a certain limit,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had great time up in the air. The balloon rich 100m and afford a great view of the area. I strongly recommend this activity with friends and/or family!

Thank Gauthier B
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gauthier, Thank you for taking the time to review Angkor Ballon. We are glad you enjoyed this one of a kind experience with your friends and be able to observe Angkor Wat from an altitude of 100 meters. Best regards,

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a beautiful view from the balloon, they raise you around 100 meters from the ground and from there you can appreciate Angkor Wat, other temples, the tonle sap and the field from the sky. The prices are fair enough and if you are...More

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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Marcela, Thank you for taking the time to review Angkor Balloon. We are glad that you were able to enjoy the many sights that can be seen from the balloon. Our rates are indeed very fair as we charge US$20 per adult and US$10...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

The baloon ride was planned and paid for in advance great day no wind , arrived to find baloon not operating due to clouds . Came back 2 hours later sky clearer but still not operating due to clouds, very disappointing , no refund ?More

2  Thank dave27632017
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Angkor Balloon. Since your visit the management of the Balloon has changed. We have now put in place more tools to help us better anticipate weather changes and forecast. In case we are unable to fly we will not...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We turned up the first day in the avo and they werent flying because of the weather. The next morning we rang and were up in the air within about an hour. Beautiful views . My sister and I dont like heights at all ,but...More

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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with Angkor Balloon. We are glad you enjoyed the flight and were able to conquer your fear to see the beautiful scenery Angkor Balloon has to offer. We take your safety very seriously and therefore...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have a strong fear of heights and this year I have been doing various activities to try to deal with it. So ... why not see Angkor Wat from a balloon?! You need to ring each morning to ensure that a flight is taking...More

3  Thank MacLancashire
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with Angkor Balloon in such details. We are glad you enjoyed your flight and were able to conquer your fear of heights to appreciate the beautiful sights from the Balloon. If you are...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I was glad it was a tethered balloon. Our group of 5 were the only ones who went up at the time but it probably has room for 25 people with space to move around the circumference of the balloon basket. We went up 120...More

1  Thank Karen-Larry
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Karen, Thank you for your positive review of Angkor Balloon and for taking the time to share your experience. We can indeed welcome up to 30 persons comfortably in the basket and flights are subject to weather conditions as your safety is our priority....More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

My friends and I wanted to try this out so we could get a beautiful bird's eye view of the entire Angkor Wat complex. However, we were disappointed on all three days that we were in Siem Reap. Our tour guide kept calling the balloon...More

2  Thank Christine Jane C
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chrisitne, Thank you for taking the time to review Angkor Balloon. Since your visit the management of the Angkor Balloon has changed (Mid March 2018) and therefore we have reviewed the operations of the site to provide a great service. We have installed more...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The ride itself is short but given the only purpose for the ride is a photo opportunity above Angkor the duration is fine. The price of $20 usd for the 15 minute trip seems a little pricy for the photo opportunity it provides. If you...More

4  Thank Steve M
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steve, Thank you for taking the time to review Angkor Balloon. We are glad you were able to take beautiful pictures of Angkor Wat and the surrounding sights. Depending on the period of the year you are visiting it may be misty as you...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

For USD 20 per pax may be steep to some travelers but the view is worth it. As the balloon raises, you will get to see the vastness of the field as well as Angkor in the sun.

1  Thank omega123
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EmieVyn, Manager at Angkor Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Angkor Balloon. We are glad you enjoyed the ride and see the beautiful countryside and temples surrounding the Balloon.

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AAliff I
28 March 2018|
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Response from EmieVyn | Property representative |
Greetings from Angkor Balloon! We fly every day from sunrise to sunset excepted on heavily raining or windy days. We look forward to welcome you this coming May!
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LiliiaSokotun
2 December 2015|
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Response from EmieVyn | Property representative |
Greetings from Angkor Balloon! We are located 800 meters from the West entrance of Angkor Wat (the main entrance). You can come directly to the Angkor Balloon to fly or you can call or email us (see our contact... More
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ning6319
6 October 2015|
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Response from EmieVyn | Property representative |
Greetings from Angkor Balloon! We are located 800 meters from the West entrance of Angkor Wat (the main entrance). You can come directly to the Angkor Balloon to fly or you can call or email us (see our contact details on... More
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