Witness quite possibly the best panoramic views of Bagan and its surroundings. One of the most important archaeological sites in Asia and arguably the world, the thousands of temples at Bagan sit on a dry agricultural plain wedged in a bend of the imperious Irrawaddy River. Here is your opportunity to get some of the most stunning photographs you will ever take.

 

Simply choose from 2 flight types:

Flight Inclusions Standard Premium
No. of passengers in a basket 12 8 or 4
Pick up and drop off service in private vehicle  
Light breakfast before take off    
Champagne celebration after landing    
Flight Certificate    
In-flight photo and video    
Exclusive Golden Eagle Souvenir    

 

Read Golden Eagle Ballooning’s flight terms & conditions.

Additional information

ClassStandard, Premium
LocationBagan
1

5:00AM to 5:30AM - The Anticipation

You will be picked up from your hotel, by our friendly staff, and brought to the launch site, in the comfort of our private vehicle.
2

5:30AM to 6.15AM - Meet Your Pilot & Balloon

Upon arrival at the launch site, you will be served with light breakfast while watching in awe as your balloon is inflated and prepared for flight. Then, your pilot in command will give you full safety briefing and flight instructions.
3

6.15AM to 6.30AM - Take off!

And before you know it, you lift effortlessly into the air and begin your awesome journey. The air is cool and the view from above is simply magnificient.
4

6.30AM to 7.30AM - Travelling where the wind takes you

You will take in mesmerizing view of majestic Bagan as you fly from treetop level up to several thousand feet while travelling where the wind takes you. During your flight, your pilot explains the history of ballooning and points out prominent pagodas in Bagan.
5

7.30AM - The Return & Champagne Celebration

It is time to return to the loving arms of Mother Earth. Next, it’s time to pack up and you will be presented a flight certificate by the pilot. At the conclusion of your once in a life time adventure, you will be presented with a commemorative champagne toast to cherish for years to come.

Booking Terms and Conditions:

1) All reservations must be made via email – goldeneagleballooning@gmail.com & bookings@goldeneagleballooning.com at least two days before the flight date, directly to our head office in Yangon.

2) Any booking that would be made within 48 hours of the flight date must be paid with standby rate at our sales office in Bagan at Bagan Umbra Hotel, Wet-Kyi-Inn (Ph: 09-25208 4232, 09- 25208 4242) between 8:00AM to 8:00PM. Head office will not handle any reservation due to flight preparation procedures.

3) Bookings will not be secured until payment is made in full.

4) Passengers or their accompanying guide must register at our sales desk upon arrival in Bagan at Bagan Umbra Hotel, Wet-Kyi-Inn (Ph: 09-25208 4232, 09-25208 4242) between 8:00AM to 8:00PM.

5) Any Passenger who weighs above 125kg/280 pounds or any passenger, who needs the space for 2 persons, will be requested to pay 100% surcharge of the ticket price. Failure to provide accurate information in advance may lead to the refusal of flight at the launch site, whereby no refund will be offered.

6) Children under the age of 8 years will not be allowed to fly and children aged between 8 and 16 years needs to be accompanied by a responsible adult and the children have to be over 137cm tall (4 feet 6 inches).

7) Golden Eagle Ballooning reserves the right to revise or modify any terms & conditions or rates in the event of an upsurge in the market, with a minimum one month notice. However, for confirmed reservation and bookings, they will be kept at the current rates and terms.

8) Under no circumstances will GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING be liable for direct, indirect, consequential or incidental damages, including but not limited to lost or damaged property, lost profits or savings or damages or disappointment.

9) GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING may arrange for your flight to be carried out by another balloon company. In such instances, GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING accepts no liability in connection with such services or for any loss, injury, or damages to in respect to person or property.

Payment Terms and Conditions:

1) All confirmed bookings are to be paid fully by the stipulated date mentioned in the invoice. 2) Payment can be made at our head office – 97(B), Wadan Street, LanmadawTownship,Yangon. Ph: +95-1-225569, 705876, +95-9-73235103, Fax: +95-1-227636.

3) Electronic ticket will be issued and sent after full payment is made.

4) Flights cancelled by GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING for safety reasons, unfavorable weather conditions, or operational difficulties will be refunded in full.
a) All direct payments to GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING will be refunded in cash.
b) For all payments made by bank transfer, only net amount will be refunded in cash. Booking service charges will not be refunded.
c) For all bookings made through tour agents, passengers must contact the respective agent to expedite their refunds.

5) No refunds will be given for failure to arrive for a pre-arranged flight.

6) Any booking that reserve above five seats, will be required to pay 50% deposit of total cost. 7) Any Passenger who weighs above 125kg/280 pounds or any passenger, who needs the space for 2 persons, will be requested to pay 100% surcharge of the ticket price. Failure to provide accurate information in advance may lead to the refusal of flight at the launch site, whereby no refund will be offered.

Cancellation Policy:

1) 30% cancellation charge will be applied for cancellations within 21 days of the flight date.

2) 100% cancellation charge will be applied for cancellations less than 7 days before the flight date.

3) No-show fees are equivalent to contracted rate for passenger(s) reserved.

Flight Terms and Conditions:

1) Passengers or their accompanying guide must register at our sales desk upon arrival in Bagan at Bagan Umbra Hotel, Wet-Kyi-Inn (Ph: 09-25208 4232, 09-25208 4242) between 8:00AM to 8:00PM.

2) Passengers are recommended to wear long sleeves shirts, long trousers and covered shoes.

3) Passengers who have any known medical condition such as epilepsy, recent surgery or other condition which can affect your ability to fly or assist the crew must be disclosed at the time of booking, and to the pilot on the day of your flight.

4) Pregnant women are not allowed to fly.

5) GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING will not be liable for illness or injury due to any undisclosed condition or failure to comply with any reasonable instruction given by the pilot, crew or company representatives.

6) Children under the age of 8 years will not be allowed to fly with GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING and children aged between 8 and 16 years needs to be accompanied by a responsible adult and the children have to be over 137cm tall (4 feet 6 inches).

7) The pilot in command is legally responsible for the safety of all passengers at all times connected with the flight, he or she has the absolute right to refuse passengers for any reason if it is considered their carriage may endanger the flight or other passengers.

8) Passengers must pay full attention to the safety briefing given by the pilot in command before the launch of the balloon, and questions should be put to pilot if the briefing is not understood or unclear.

9) Pilot’s decision is final on all matters, and he or she has full authority over passengers and crew who are to fully comply with his or her instructions or orders.

10) GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING reserves the right to cancel or delay flights, and change rendezvous and launch sites at short notice, to achieve safe and successful flights. The company is not liable for any ensuing loss or inconvenience.

11) GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING has complete international insurance cover for all passengers and third party liabilities.

12) GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING will not accept liability for loss or damage to personal effects taken on flights.

13) Flights cancelled by GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING for safety reasons, unfavorable weather conditions, or operational difficulties will be refunded in full.
a) All direct payments to GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING will be refunded in cash.
b) All payments made online by credit card will be refunded to the credit card.
c) For all bookings made through tour agents, passengers must contact the respective agents to expedite their refunds.

14) Golden Eagle Ballooning reserves the right to revise or modify any terms & conditions or rates in the event of an upsurge in the market, with a minimum one month notice. However, for confirmed reservation and bookings, they will be kept at the current rates and terms.

15) Under no circumstances will GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING be liable for direct, indirect, consequential or incidental damages, including but not limited to lost or damaged property, lost profits or savings or damages or disappointment.

16) GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING may arrange for your flight to be carried out by another balloon company. In such instances, GOLDEN EAGLE BALLOONING accepts no liability in connection with such services or for any loss, injury, or damages to in respect to person or property.

Safety Briefing (as given by the pilot before takeoff)

  • SMOKING IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED AT ALL TIME NEAR THE BALLOONS.
  • Do not touch any robes, hoses, gas tanks or instruments of the pilot.
  • During the inflation of the balloons, passengers are to stay behind the red line and remain in the passenger reception area until called to your balloon by your pilot.
  • Before landing, stow all cameras, videos, binoculars etc. DO NOT HANG ANYTHING AROUND YOUR NECK.
  • During the flight, do not throw anything out of basket.

On The Command Landing Positions:

  • Face backwards to the direction of travel, and hold tightly on to the rope handles inside the basket.
  • Bend your knees and lean back against the basket padding.
  • Stay in this position until invited to stand upright again.
  • After landing, stay in the basket and do not get out until the pilot tells you to do so.
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