The Qatar Balloon Festival, one of Doha's most eagerly awaited and beloved annual events, is returning for its fourth edition with a bang! The festival will be held in the beautiful Katara from December 7-18, 2023, and promises to be jam-packed with many exciting entertainment and activities that will cater to visitors of all ages. This is a fantastic opportunity to explore the stunning landscapes of Qatar from above.
This year's edition of the Qatar Balloon Festival will be a feast for the senses, featuring a spectacular display of more than 50 hot air balloons of different shapes and colours that will leave visitors amazed. A dedicated family area will also be present, bursting with inflatable castles, thrilling games, and fun activities that will keep the kids entertained for hours.
The festival will also feature a food court offering an array of international street food that's sure to tantalize everyones taste buds. VIPs can relax and unwind in the luxurious Majlis, specially curated to cater to their every need.
The festival will offer a limited number of 1000 hot air balloon ride tickets at a subsidized price of QAR499. Tickets for flights will be available until March 31, 2024. Morning flights will take place at sunrise, and hot air balloons will take off from various locations decided one night before the flight. The sites are subject to wind direction and weather conditions. The festival's social media will update visitors on the takeoff location and timing.
Source: The Peninsula Qatar