A flight in a hot air balloon over La Garrotxa is a unique experience suitable for all ages.
Balloon flights take off early in the morning. The flight lasts between 1 h and 1 h 30 min, and includes cava and coca (typical sponge cake) served during the flight, and a farmers’ breakfast after landing. The whole experience lasts from 8 in the morning until 1 in the afternoon approximately.
The departure point is right in the middle of La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park, between Croscat volcano, Santa Margarida volcano and La Fageda d’en Jordà (beech forest).
The pleasure of flying placidly among the sleeping volcanoes and the deep forest of la Fageda d’en Jordà. Enjoy from a unique perspective the Natural Park at the Garrotxa volcanic zone
Flight duration between 1 h i 1.30 h depending on the weather conditions. Cava and crackling cake during the trip. Typical ‘pagès’ breakfast after landing: typical ‘pa amb tomata amb embotit’ and Santa Pau beans with the local sausage. Trips: the whol
Mornings from 8h to 11h
Ctra. volà Croscat, s/n
17811 Santa Pau, La Garrotxa (Girona) Spain
Accreditations / Quality Standards:
European Charter for Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas
Garrotxa and Collsacabra Sustainable Management
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En Ruta Girona is situated in the region of the Garrotxa, an area with a large collection of natural treasures, among them the Natural Park of Volcanic Zone of the Garrotxa, a vast landscape of 12,000 acres with over forty volcanoes hidden between vegetation, and the Alta Garrotxa, an area of high mountains very quiet Area of Natural Interest declared part of the Natura 2000. In the Natural Park there are 28 walking routes that pass through places of great scenic attraction. Natural Park itineraries connect to the network of trails Itinerànnia, which in turn, can easily walk to any point of the Garrotxa, Ripollès or Alt Empordà. La Garrotxa is also an excellent place to practice cycling and has the Greenway Olot-Girona.
Accessible activity: door baskets has adapted to access people in wheelchairs and highly recommended for older people.
Set of equipment at your service within the resort:
Animals: goats, sheep and a donkey
From 170€ balloon flight/person
Commitment to the conservation of the biodiversity and protected areas:
Vol de Coloms takes into account the preservation of the environment and its management is evaluate annually through the sustainability report, from which adopts measures to minimize their impacts.
Tel: 0034 972 68 02 55