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Hot air Balloon Flights Tuscany

San Casciano in Val di Pesa, Florence, Chianti
Our base is located 25 minutes drive south of Florence, in the Chianti area. The takeoff field can be easily reached along the Florence Siena motorway at the Bargino exit. From our fields the mogolfiere take off almost every morning weather conditions allowing to fly over the magnificent hills of Chianti. Depending on the direction of the winds we fly along the Val di Pesa towards Cerbaia, Montelupo. along the ridges of San Quirico and San Casciano. Or with the winds from the North / East we fly towards the Val d'Elsa, above Lucardo, Marcialla, Barberino, Tavarenelle to land near Certaldo, San Gimignano, Poggibonsi. Winds permitting we fly over the ancient villages and castles, Montegufoni, Poppiano, Lucardo, Santa Maria Novella, San Michele and Petrognano .. Balloon flights over the Chianti countryside with the famous farms, vineyards and centuriesold olive groves, oak and holm oak forests is always an enchanting spectacle.

We have various takeoff camps near Siena and we choose the starting point based on the winds to try to fly over the city. Flying over Siena is a show! although it is not always possible to pass right above the city center. We fly from Siena for 'Private' flights and groups (min. 4 people). We also have a starting location north of Siena, at the foot of the Chianti hills, and even further south towards Taverne d'Arbia, the Crete Senesi, Buonconvento, Montalcino and Motepulciano.

Monteriggioni, Casole d’Elsa, Mensanello, San Gimignano
On request we also fly near Monteriggioni, Colle Val d'Elsa, Casole Castle and San Gimignano. The countryside is very suggestive with the red earth of the plateau between Boscona and Mensanello and the ancient forests of Quercie and holm oaks. Takeoff locations are easily accessible from the Florence, Siena motorway.

Flying over Florence is a beautiful and rare experience. Taking off from Florence requires particular weather conditions and due to the proximity of the international airport there are limitations. We have takeoff places in the city and just south, near the Arno river. From here with the winds from the North / East we fly over the city and then high towards the hills of the Chiantigiana countryside. Private Flights or groups of Min. 4 people.

Lucca, Capannori
The ancient city of Lucca with its magnificent walls is a show to fly over! even here, however, the wind conditions do not always allow us to fly over the city center. Private Flights or groups (min 4 people)

For more information write or call +39 0577 92 88 38

+39 0577 92 88 38