Hautes-Alpes Montgolfière


Openning time

  • All year round.


Our hot-air balloon flight between the mountains and valleys is all about...
Taking your time... enjoying the moment...
Feeling a sense of fulfilment and freedom...
The promise of an unforgettable and magical moment in the immensity of the Alpine landscapes!

The high peaks within reach of a hot-air balloon :
A hot-air balloon experience that's a must!!!

We take no more than 5 passengers in our gondola for a friendly

A 360° mountain flight in the heart of the Champsaur valley.
The day begins with the presentation and setting up of the hot-air balloon,
you take part as you wish.

In just a few minutes you'll be flirting with the tops of the larches, then the meandering Drac, before dominating the Alpine peaks... they're within your reach without you having to climb them.
You'll experience the sensation of the mountaineer who reaches the summit...
You'll recognise the ascents you've made and those you're planning!

Our flying ground: the upper Drac valley, better known as : Vallée du Champsaur, located 20 minutes from Chorges (05230)
For 25 years, the Champsaur valley has been renowned for its favourable aerology for flying.

The pilot holds a civil aviation licence and has 25 years' flying experience in the Hautes-Alpes, mainly in the Champsaur.

Compulsory booking:
Gilles: 06 37 25 96 57

Practical info:
Meeting point at sunrise in Pont du Fossé (05260)
The activity lasts 3 to 4 hours for a flight of more or less 1 hour.
Possible departure from Chorges (05230) in front of the train station. Weather conditions to be confirmed 48 to 24 hours in advance.
You will be standing up during the flight, you may be asked to crouch down for
the landing.

From 7 years old, under 14 accompanied by an adult, minor flight authorisation from parents.
We do not accept expectant mothers.
Please let us know if you have orthopaedic implants.

Good deals

Our Family Ticket:
A private flight for your family (2 parents & 2 children 7-12)
Share your first hot-air balloon flight with your loved ones.


Our Family Ticket:
A private flight for your family (2 parents & 2 children 7-12)
Share your first hot-air balloon flight with your loved ones.

We offer services and equipments made for your individual needs


Animals : Non accepted

Clientele and groups

Age required : 7 years old

Further informations

- Gift vouchers available
- Wedding proposals. Wedding anniversaries.
- Private flights for 2 or 4 passengers. High altitude flights.


  • ➤ Panorama flight, baptism +/- 1h flight:
    - Adult ticket: €250 (please contact us for several adults)
    - Child ticket (7-12): €200
    - Family ticket (2A & 2E -12years): 880 €

    ➤ Private ticket for 2 to 4 passengers:
    The least expensive in the Southern Alps
    Enjoy the sunrise over the Southern Alps in a private gondola for two, three or four. The gondola just for you!!!
    - 2-passenger private ticket: €750
    - 3-passenger private ticket: €900
    - 4-passenger private ticket: €1100

    ➤ Sensation-Prestige ticket: private gondola
    A high-altitude flight in a private package for 2 to 4 passengers, duration can be extended to 1h30, destination will vary according to weather conditions.
    Your pilot will adjust the cruising altitude according to wind conditions.
    - 2 Passengers: €1,050
    - 3 Passengers: €1,190
    - 4 Passengers: €1,300

    ➤ Gift voucher:
    All our flight packages are available with a gift voucher.

Way of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer


  • Hot-air ballooning

Spoken languages

  • English English
  • French French
  • Italian Italian