We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Free Spirit Costa Rica

Closes in 24 min: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Fantastic Experience and Service

Planned my engagement proposal with Esteban and Free Spirit Costa Rica. Fortunately the weather... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Travis W
Started our flight as strangers. Finished as friends.

Booked a hot air balloon flight for myself and 2 friends. Esteban & Marcos did not let us down. The... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Nomikos D
via mobile
Read all 15 reviews
67
All photos (67)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“esteban”(4 reviews)
“awe”(2 reviews)
“clouds”(3 reviews)
About
Up, up and Away! Free Spirit: The only Hot Air Balloon operator in Central America Flying in a Hot Air Balloon is a unique experience by it self, but flying in a Hot Air Balloon in Costa Rica is unquestionably one of the most fascinating balloon...more
Closes in 24 min
Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Road 142 | Calle 460, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
Website
+506 4000 3273
Call
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveler rating
13
0
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
13
0
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsestebanawecloudsrainforestride
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Planned my engagement proposal with Esteban and Free Spirit Costa Rica. Fortunately the weather was terrific and we made a lifetime memory in one morning. Thank you!!

Thank Travis W
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Booked a hot air balloon flight for myself and 2 friends. Esteban & Marcos did not let us down. The ride was incredible. From floating above the clouds to waving to locals to floating just above the treetops to see the wildlife and enjoy nature...More

Thank Nomikos D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

I have never thought of going up in a hot air ballon, but someone else planned it and i had no idea what was about to happen. Good thing because if i had time to think about it Im not sure I would have done...More

Thank bigbridgenyc
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

It was a magic flight with an amazing team ! The feelings are awesome, we saw monkeys, birds, and sloth. It was my birthday gift, probably the best ever !! Do not hesitate, Esteban is the guy you have to meet in Costa Rica. Pura...More

Thank camillerimbert
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Our family had the genuine pleasure of staying at La Finca Ranch and doing several excursions with them, including horseback riding, an ATV tour, and this unbelievable hot air balloon ride. Each excursion far exceeded our expectations. Why? Because Esteban is a person who you...More

Thank Jenn M
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Simply amazing! This was a unique experience that just left us speechless. This is definitely one of the best places to do a balloon flight and we will remember this forever. Plus, Esteban and Marco (the pilots) were super welcoming & nice & kind, which...More

Thank Coastal419354
Reviewed 19 March 2018

If you only do one activity in Costa Rica, this should probably be it. If you've ever wanted to fly in a balloon, there are probably very few places in the world that are so dramatic to fly over. Floating at tree top hight over...More

Thank Harry K
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This was the most incredible experience of my life. I saw the world in a way I had never seen it before. I was in love with Costa Rica before I did this, and going up just made my heart explode with awe and pride....More

Thank Ignacio O
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

An absolute treasured memory from our trip to Costa Rica. A unique way to see the rainforest which many will never see. Perfect flight, fantastically experienced and enthusiastic pilot - Esteban, thank you! Do not wait to book, just do it before someone else gets...More

Thank popppa
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I don’t even know where to begin on this one. If you are wondering at all what to do in Costa Rica, ABOVE ANYTHING ELSE THIS SHOULD BE IT. This was my very first experience with this company, and honestly saying the word company feels...More

Thank courtneybrady9
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Hotel Monte Real
382 reviews
.25 km away
Hotel La Fortuna
551 reviews
.36 km away
San Bosco Inn
761 reviews
.40 km away
Hotel El Volcan
50 reviews
.46 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 169 restaurants in La Fortuna de San Carlos
La Parrilla de Maria Bonita
850 reviews
.20 km away
Kiwi Caffe Gelato
25 reviews
.45 km away
Organico Fortuna
193 reviews
.29 km away
Kappa Sushi Fortuna
339 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 168 attractions in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Espiritu Santo Coffee Tour
132 reviews
.54 km away
Bill Beard's Costa Rica
57 reviews
.38 km away
Iglesia de La Fortuna de San Carlos
70 reviews
.48 km away
Selva Whitewater Rafting
13 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Free Spirit Costa Rica staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines