The balloon festival takes place yearly, start January, in Toblach/Dobbiaco in the Dolomites. The festival entertains colorful balloons from tens of countries.
The festival lasts for a week where every day dozens balloons in various kinds and shapes fly over the snowy Dolomites.
This is a genuine fiesta that turns the cold gray winter to most beautiful and colorful. The festival s guests can experience (for a fee) the flight in the balloon. The basket can hold 2-5 passengers including the pilot.
The experience last for half day and includes the preparation of the balloon to the flight and its dismantling after it.
The flight itself last for approximately an hour. No doubt, it is an unusual, unique, experience.