Pension for kids in Santa Pau
Ballooning, the experience to be lived
You can sleep with your family in Can Menció, in Santa Pau and, the next day, enjoy together the experience of flying in a balloon with us!
CAN MENCIÓ PENSION
This small pension, located in the arched main square of the Santa Pau, one of the more beautiful village in La Garrotxa.
It has 12 double rooms and 1 family room with a private bathroom in each of them. It also has a living room with a fireplace.
Can Menció pension does not have a restaurant. However you can go to one of the restaurants in town. There, you can taste different typical dishes of volcanic cuisine.
What you will find in the same accommodation, on the ground floor, is a coffee shop and a pastry shop. It is the only one in Santa Pau and, under the shadow of the laps, you can see the Plaza Mayor tasting one of its sandwiches or cakes.
This pension for kids in Santa Pau is 10 minutes far from our facilities.
The next day, early in the morning (between 7:00 and 8:00, according to the season) we wait for you at the Vol de Coloms facilities. You will live the experience of flying in a balloon over the volcanoes of La Garrotxa!
We invite you to have a coffee, the adults, a juice, the children, and eat some pastries. Meanwhile, you can watch the preparation of the balloons and the inflation of the majestic sail.
All our baskets have a door, so, they are accessible to all types of public.
The balloon flight with children lasts from 1 h to 1 h 30 minutes. The movement of the balloon is so smooth that it is imperceptible and the sensation is of floating in the air, in absolute calm and security.
While we contemplate the landscape with the volcanoes under our feet, we make a toast of cava the adults and the children juices, to celebrate the baptism of the flight. We also taste the coca de llardons, a local typical cake of the Garrotxa.
Children like to see animals and houses from the sky. This is usually their first experience with the bird's-eye perspective. They love to see cows and lambs, to be above the birds for a moment and to discover volcanoes.
Once back on land, our ground team pick us up in a 4×4 vehicle and take us to enjoy a hearty cooked breakfast. You can taste bread with tomato, Santa Pau haricot beans and "botifarra", a catalan national dish. desserts from Cooperativa la Fageda, wine, coffee and ratafia, a local herbal liquor.
To finish, we give you a flight diploma signed by the pilot.
Come to rest all together in this pension for kids in Santa Pau and, the next day, dare to live this unforgettable experience!
THE EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:
- Accommodation at the Can Menció guesthouse, the night before the flight.
- Private parking in Vol de Coloms installations.
- Coffee, juice and pastry before the balloon ride.
- Flight between 1h. and 1h. 20 min.
- Cava, juice and special cake during the flight.
- Hearty cooked breakfast after the landing.
- Flight diploma.