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Cappadocia, Turkey



  • Aprilwed
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Cappadocia, Turkey is the believed to be the top worldwide destination for hot air ballooning.  The reason for this is primarily the other phenomenon for which this area is famous - its fairy tale chimneys, giant rock formations which are best appreciated from the air.  In this drone video, contributor AprilWed uses some epic editing techniques to make this fantastic drone time-lapse of the ballooning scene in this area of Central Anatolia, the region which cover much of the middle of the country. 

Florence, Italy


Florence - Italy

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Get a unique perspective of the Italian city of Florence in this fantastic drone video by AirVuz contributor Alta Movie srl.  The video captures a group of hot air balloons as they float over the great Tuscan capital, the birthplace of the Renaissance.  The talented content creator was able to capture some epic shots of the balloons as they glide over some of Florence's most well-recognized spots, such as the Florence Cathedral, the Ponte Vecchio, and more.  This video was a Finalist for the Drone Video of the Week in September, 2020. 

Napa Valley, California


Napa Hot Air Balloons

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Bright and sunny skies, generally moderate winds, and beautiful aerial vineyard and winery views are three reasons why hot air ballooning has always been a big draw in Napa County, California.  This large wine growing center located northeast of San Francisco has many balloons floating over it on a given day, probably as many as any spot in the United States.  In this video, top content creator and pilot SF Drones gives us a drone view of the balloons floating in the crystal blue California sky. 

The Ural Mountains


Balloon Travel in the Ural Mountains

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The Ural Mountains are traditionally regarded as the border between European and Asian Russia.  Though the peaks of the Urals are not as tall as those of the Alps range to their west, they are one of the most important geographical features in Russia and are incredibly rich in mineral resources.  In this video, contributor and pilot Vladimir Zhilko treats us to a beautiful drone video of hot air balloons floating in the clouds above the mountain range, east of which lies the great expanse of Siberia.

California's Central Valley


2017 Clovisfest Hot Air Balloons!

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Clovisfest is a Fall festival in Fresno, in California's Central Valley.  With beautiful views, warm dry air, and generally predictable wind conditions, the festival has become one of the top annual events in the country for hot air balloon enthusiasts.  Contributor UA&Visuals worked with the festival's organizers to create this beautiful promotional video of the event.  He's able to capture some epic footage of some of the balloons plying the skies over Fresno, which is about a two hour drive from Los Angeles.  

Southeastern England


Evening Balloon Flight UK

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Despite its sometimes-inclement weather and strong winds, hot air ballooning is quite popular in the United Kingdom.  Many of the world's top hot air ballooning pilots hail from the British Isles, and UK billionaire Richard Branson is a notable hot air balloon enthusiast.  In this video, AirVuz contributor and pilot Kevin Watkins captured some hot air balloonists flying in the early evening in the UK. The flying site is in Archway in southeastern England, not far from the capital city London.   

Andalusia, Spain


Hispadrone - The Balloon Dance #DJI #4K


The valleys and plains of southern Spain make for some amazing hot air ballooning.  Balloonists are treated to epic views of some of the most beautiful natural landscapes in Europe, a place of amazing cliffs and rock formations and distant snow-capped mountains.  It's not surprising that Spain punches well above its weight in the world of hot air ballooning.  Creator Hispadrone brings us this amazing drone video of a hot air balloon riding the air above this magical part of Andalusian Spain.  

FPV: Balloons in Cappadocia


My Craziest FPV Experience


When legendary first person view (FPV) drone pilot JohnnyFPV says he has a video that features his craziest FPV experience, you know it is going to be incredible.  In this epic and highly cinematic FPV freestyle video, he takes on the region of Cappadocia in central Turkey.   The area is famous for its fairy tale chimneys and the hot air balloons which fly over them, but you've likely never seen it from this perspective.  This epic, 4K, sixty-second piece is just a teaser for the full-length video he plans to release. 

Teotihuacan, Mexico


Mavic Air flying amongst Hot Air Balloons in Teotihuacan


San Juan Teotihuacán is an archaeological complex just northeast of Mexico City, Mexico. The once-flourishing pre-Columbian city links the famous sites of the Temple of Quetzalcoatl, the Pyramid of the Moon and the Pyramid of the Sun. Drone pilot PabloByrne used his DJI Mavic Air to fly amongst the hot air balloons which take tourists over the complex.  It's believed that the city of Teotihuacan was likely the largest city in the Western Hemisphere in the first half of the first millennium AD. 

Huế, Vietnam


Hue City - the capital of feudal - Vietnam

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Contributor and drone pilot Dang Cine put together this excellent aeria video of a well-known hot air balloon festival in the Vietnamese city of Huế.  Held in April, the even draws balloonists and spectators from all over the world.  Huế is one of the most important cultural centers in Central Vietnam, and one of the country's dozen largest cities overall.  Capital of the Thừa Thiên-Huế Province, the city was the capital of the Nguyen Dynasty until 1945 and was on the front line of the Vietnam War from 1945-75.



Hot Air Balloon near Celje, Slovenia

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For a first upload to AirVuz, mzynfoce brings us this stunning drone video of a hot-air balloon in the Central European country of Slovenia.  The video was filmed near Celje, Slovenia's third-largest city.  The area is part of the region of Styria (not to be confused with the Austrian region of the same name), which covers an east-central portion of the country.  The landscape here is one which transitions from the mountainous terrain that covers most of northern Slovenia to the Pannonian Plain, also known as the Hungarian Plain.   

Bavaria, Germany


Ballontreffen Bad Griesbach 2019

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Check out this amazing drone video of some hot air balloons floating over southeastern Germany.  The video was shot as the balloons flew over and around the town of Bad Griesbach.  It's situated in the southeastern corner of Lower Bavaria, the easternmost of the seven administrative regions of Bavaria.  The town is just a few km/mi west of the Danube River, which marks the boundary between Germany and Austria.  The rolling plains and red-roofed buildings of the region make a perfect backdrop for the colorful balloons.  



Fly from and in hot air balloon

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Drone Hot Air Balloon


Lost in Time


Crowded sky

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