Brazil has amazing scenarios that can be explored from the top of a balloon

Ballooning is one of those activities that needs to be on the list of things to do before you die. And when thinking about making this dream come true, the cappadocia, a classic destination to enjoy the beautiful landscapes in contrast to the colorful balloons in the sky.

But it is not necessary to go that far and not even leave the Brazil to make an unforgettable flight. Our country has amazing scenarios that can be explored from above.

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Balloon rides in Brazil are increasingly sought after by tourists to add even more to travel itineraries. There are several specialized companies that offer the service with all comfort, structure, security and even some pampering.

beautiful places to fly by balloon in Brazil

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To help you choose the perfect destination, we have selected 12 beautiful cities where you can fly in a balloon in Brazil. Start now to come up with your script to venture into the air.

Boituva, Sao Paulo

The destination is the best known when talking about balloon rides in Brazil. The city of Boituva, located 122 km from the capital of São Paulo, is the perfect place for those looking for activities that involve extreme sports.

It is there that the balloonists fly during the weekends through the beautiful landscapes of mountains, fields, rivers and waterfalls.. The more adventurous can still schedule to practice skydiving.

Piracicaba, Sao Paulo


For an hour, early in the morning, the colorful balloons take off from the Rua do Porto Park and adorn the sky of the city. To live this experience it is necessary to book the tour in advance with some of the specialized companies. Afterwards, just enjoy a beautiful sunrise from above.

Saint Peter, Sao Paulo

One of the most favorable places for the practice of ballooning is in the Serra de São Pedro, in the interior of São Paulo. The climatic conditions of the region, together with the beautiful green areas, provide a unique experience for those who choose the region to fly over aboard a balloon.

Campos do Jordao, Sao Paulo

THE Serra da Mantiqueira is composed of an incredible scenery with chains of hills that stretch across three Brazilian states. And to have a privileged view of the place, leaving the famous city of Jordan Fields, Balloon rides provide travelers with a truly enchanting sight. It's worth a tip to surprise on a romantic weekend in the region.

Campinas, Sao Paulo

In the hotel Solar das Andorinhas, just 10 minutes from downtown Campinas, it is possible to practice ballooning and enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the region, from above. To enjoy the activity, you do not need to be staying at the hotel, just purchase the “day use” pass and make a reservation.

Chapada dos Veadeiros, Goiás

THE Veadeiros Plateau it's a show apart. The region, declared a Natural Heritage of Humanity by Unesco, reserves surprising beauties, with a rich preserved fauna and flora.

When flying in a balloon Veadeiros Plateau, in addition to a horizon full of impressive natural beauties, you will also have the chance to see places that do not allow access to the public, such as the Orfão Waterfall.  

Chapada Diamantina, Bahia

In the heart of Bahia, the Chapada Diamantina attracts tourists who want to practice various adventure sports, including ballooning. The unique landscapes that make up the region are inviting to choose Chapada as the setting for this experience.

Juazeiro do Norte, Ceará

Juazeiro do Norte is known by many tourists who are looking for a trip focused on religious practices, this is because the region was home to Father Cicero. But whoever visits Ceará will be able to see the beauties of the state in a 360° view.

In this region is located Chapada do Araripe, a place that hides a rich fauna, flora and even dinosaur fossils. It is from there that the balloon flights depart that allow passengers to an exclusive view of the natural and historical wealth of the place.

Rio Branco, Acre

Diverse species of plants, animals and the largest river in the world are just a preview of the view from above a balloon by the region of AAcrean Amazon. The fauna and flora of the forest complete the work, revealing a true panoramic paradise to tourists.

Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro impresses everyone with its natural beauty. So imagine having the privilege of flying over Cristos Redentor or the beautiful beaches of the region from the top of a balloon?

Sao Lourenco, Minas Gerais

St. Lawrence, a small mining town known for its waters with therapeutic properties, also entered the balloonists' route. The region is made up of beautiful coffee farms that can be seen during the flight.

Torres, Rio Grande do Sul

Beach, river and mountain: this is the scenario that you see on a balloon trip in Torres. The balloon is one of the best alternatives for those who want to witness the natural charms of Rio Grande do Sul. The International Ballooning Festival is the most traditional event in the city, bringing together around 50 balloons and an average of 250,000 people each edition.

fly by balloon in Brazil

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