Hotel Riu Fluviá
Ballooning, the experience to be lived
We offer you the possibility of spending the night before your flight in Hotel Riu FLuviá****, situated near the volcanic zone and surrounded by beautiful valleys and wonderful views. It is an ideal place for those who are searching for a spot of peace and quiet.
Good personal attention and excellent service. The hotel has large rooms giving excellent views over the local landscape.Before flying, you can enjoy a buffet breakfast in the hotel, which is only five minutes from the take-off site at Vol de Coloms.
Once at Vol de Coloms, have a cup of coffee on us as you participate in the preparation of the flight: the setting and inflation of the hot-air balloon . The flight lasts about 1h 30 min and we will enjoy a glass of cava and a try a slice of a savoury local cake, coca de llardons, as we contemplate the wonderful 360º view from the balloon.
Once back on the ground, we return to the Vol de Coloms restaurant where a catalan breakfast of bread and tomato and cold cuts, sausage with beans and dairy dessert awaits for you.
And to round off the morning, you be given your flight certificate signed by the pilot.
THE BALLOON FLIGHT INCLUDES:
- Accommodation at the Riu Fluvià**** Hotel, the night before the flight.
- Dinner at the Riu Fluvià restaurant. (OPTIONAL)
- Private parking in Vol de Coloms installations.
- Coffee and pastry before the balloon ride.
- Flight between 1h. and 1h. 20 min.
- Cava and special cake during the flight.
- Hearty cooked breakfast after the landing.
- Flight diploma.
Our installations are located in La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural park, near the Croscat Volcano, between Olot and the medieval town of Santa Pau. They have the take-off site, car-park, toilets, cafeteria and restaurant for exclusive use by our passengers and their companions. We have free-living animals, goats, sheeps and hens which will entertain the children. The installations, are accessible for wheelchair people.
Our GPS coordinates are: 42.150967,2.526892