Weekday promotion, flight and accommodation included
Ballooning, the experience to be lived
We offer you a weekday promotion. A complete experience sleeping the night before in Can Menció and the next day make a hot air balloon ride.
SLEEP IN CAN MENCIÓ
Can Menció pension is located in the arched main square of Santa Pau, a village that is only 10 minutes far from our facilities. It has 12 double rooms and one family room. All with private bathroom. As well, it boasts a terrace with magnificent views and a leaving room with a really open fire.
Can Menció does not serve evening meals. Nevertheless, you can diner in one of the restaurants in the village and taste the delights of the local volcanic cuisine.
However, you can have breakfast and have an afternoon tea in Can Menció pension bar and patisserie. It is the only such establishment inSanta Pau. From its terrace overlooking the main square you can watch the world go by as you enjoy one its excellent sandwiches or pastries.
The weekday promotion continue early in the morning early in the morning (between 07:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m., according to the season) in Vol de Coloms facilities to take you up in the hot-air balloon over the volcanoes of La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park.
You enjoy a cup of coffee and a pastry meanwhile we are preparing the hot air balloons. You can take as many photos as you wish and help us, if you want!
All our baskets have a door so, they are accessible to all kinds of public.
Flight balloon lasts approximately 1 hour to 1 hour 30 min. The wind decide our flight path.
During the flight we make a toast with pink cava, which symbolizes the colour of the volcanoes and try a slice of coca de llardons, a delicious local cake.
The flight is perfect for taking aerial photos that provide you with a memory for life.
Once back on solid ground, our ground team, who will have been following our flight, pick us up in a 4×4 vehicle and take us to enjoy a hearty cooked breakfast of bread and tomato, Santa Pau haricot beans and botifarra a catalan national dish, desserts from Cooperativa la Fageda, wine, coffees and ratafia, a local herbal liquor.
Finally, we give you a flight diploma.
Weekday promotion is a great opportunity to live an experience that you will never forget.
THE BALLOON FLIGHT INCLUDES:
- Accommodation at the Can Menció guesthouse, the night before the flight.
- 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