The international hot air balloon festival that is held in the Gilboa attracts, every summer, attracts a large number of visitors every year to the Ma’ayan Harod National Park to view the spectacular color display of giant balls in the Gilboa sky.
The festival that is aimed for the whole family hosts local and international balloon pilots who join together for a unique and unusual aviation show. In addition to balloon flights, you can see the preparation of balloons for aviation from the preparation stage to the inflated and enjoy a variety of attractions and activities for all ages, including:
- “Night glow” show of illuminated balloons
- Activities for Children
- Spectacle hot balloon flight
- Skydiving views
- Food stands and various shows
- Movies screening and more
The international event that hosts balloon pilots and paratroopers from Israel and other countries. The festival’s full program, shows time / schedule of events, accommodation and camping. is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.