Alps scrolls before your eyes at the slow pace of a flight. Pushed by the winds, the viewpoints evolve according to the path of the hot air balloon. A grandiose spectacle that you discover in the tranquillity of the basket floating in the limpid air of the alpine winter.
Out of time, the moment is magical, the landscapes of the Vaud Alps covered in snow add a touch of magic to the view.
The flights take place every day of the year. Enthusiastic pilots are delighted to share their passion. Flights are possible from several destinations in the Vaud Alps.
The Château-d'Œx International Balloon Festival takes place every January and brings together enthusiasts from all over the world forming a multi-coloured tableau of balloons in the air, a tremendous sight.
All about ballooning
Château-d'Œx is known as the Alpine capital of balloons. The favourable currents and the location of the village are conducive to free flight. Visit the sites of interest dedicated to hot air ballooning to learn all about the epic of the hot air balloon in the Pays-d'Enhaut.
Other winter activities that may also interest you
The Vaud Alps offer sensational experiences in the air, in the water, underground or in the open air. During your stay, immerse yourself in the natural elements.