A unique EVENT in the Swiss ALPS

See you from the 21st to the 29th of January 2023.

As the alpine capital of hot air ballooning, Château-d’Œx has been welcoming balloons from around the world for over 40 years now. The colourful festival takes place over 9 days and includes night shows, balloon flights, sporting competitions and a children's day.

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Do you want to take off and experience the magic of the festival from the air?

Hot air balloon flights are available during the 9 days of the festival and can be booked online on our website.

Do not wait any longer and book your experience now !

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Festival International de Ballons à Château-d'Œx


Each day is a new adventure! Covering the opening weekend, children's entertainment activities and air shows, view the programme for the 9 days of the festival.
balloon flights

balloon flights

Would you like to take a balloon flight during the festival? Passenger flights are organized each day enabling you to enjoy this unique experience!
Prices & access

Prices & access

Find all the information concerning the prices of the entries and the activities as well as the means to reach the festival.


Our brochure provides information about the festival’s programme, the activities taking place and the balloons that will be attending!


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