Hot Air Balloon City Flight - Melbourne CBD

Hot Air Balloon City Flight - Melbourne CBD

Everyone should experience Hot Air Ballooning at least once, and nothing compares to soaring over a city. The exhilaration of floating with the wind at sunrise over beautiful scenery is absolutely unforgettable.

Melbourne City (Melbourne)
Item: HO18166TA
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  • Description
    • Go flying over Melbourne CBD in a hot air balloon
    • Get your adrenaline pumping and soak up the views
    • Free pick up from accommodation in the Melbourne CBD
    • Optional full gourmet breakfast for an extra cost payable on the day

    Feel the pure thrill of an extraordinary hot air ballooning experience over the beautiful city of Melbourne. Depending on the wind direction you may go soaring in your hot-air balloon flight over the CBD and the Yarra River, or over the inner suburbs, parks and gardens. The still morning air at sunrise makes flying conditions perfect during what is known in the hot-air ballooning industry as the "weather window", a gloriously peaceful time over an often hectic city.

    The hot-air ballooning journey begins with a briefing by the pilot before you head to the launch site and, if you like, help prepare the hot-air balloon for flight. Thirty minutes later you'll be soaring over the landscape way below in a hot-air ballooning flight that will last around one hour. 

    Hot Air Balloon flights take place at sunrise in the crisp morning air so rise and shine early for an unbeatable flying experience. It's worth it.

    Intensity: 3.0 Intensity
    Intensity: 3.0 Intensity
  • Experience Details

    Fitness and Experience

    • No particular level of fitness or experience is required but you must be able to stand up for the duration of the flight (approximately one hour)
    • Minimum age 7 and minimum height 130 cm
    • Not suitable for those that are pregnant, wheelchair users or those recovering from recent surgery

    What to Bring/Wear

    • We recommend you wear outdoor clothes (avoid whites) and some solid shoes as the ground is often covered with dew in the early morning
    • The temperature in the balloon is the same as on the ground and we move with the breeze there is no wind chill factor
    • Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen

    What is Supplied

    • Hot Air Balloon Flight for one person (there will be other people in the basket with you)
    • Professional pilot and crew
    • All ballooning equipment
    • Optional full gourmet breakfast for an extra cost payable on the day
    • Transfer vehicle from the landing site
    • Free pickup from accommodation within the CBD

    More Information

    • Promotional codes can not be used on this experience
    • The exact time of your Hot Air Balloon flight experience will vary based upon the time of year and will be sent to you upon booking
    • Complimentary city pick-ups are available from every major motel/hotel within the CBD, however these must be pre-booked so let us know if you require transportation. The meeting point is at Sofi's Lounge, Level 1 of the Sofitel Hotel, an hour before sunrise. Flights operate every weekend, weather permitting. Weekday flights are available but subject to minimum numbers.

  • 9 Reviews
    9 Reviews
    5 out of 5

    A wonderful hot air balloon flight over Melbourne, the weather was kind, not too cold and not many clouds so we had great views of the city.

    Robyn   5 out of 5

    Staff were Fantastic,Knew what they were doing.To me it was worth every cent,Can't wait to do it again

    David v   5 out of 5

    Fabulous trip from start to finish Will be doing another trip next year Thank you very much

    Norma V   5 out of 5

    The company Picture This Ballooning were brilliant, I cannot speak highly enough of Peter and Peter. The communications and information prior to the day were amazing: concise and correct and delivered in a timely fashion. The experience itself was incredible and I will be doing it again myself as well as recommending it to all my family and friends. Thank you for a memorable day and fabulous life experience.

    Catherine C   5 out of 5

    We had an awesome time. The team was very knowledgeable & friendly. Thank you!

    Ida   5 out of 5

    Had a fantastic time, our guide was awesome and we'd do it again . Thanks dudes ??

    Luke D   5 out of 5

    Victor was a champ on my flight.

    Mathew   5 out of 5

    Fantastic service, very professional, very competitive prices & amazing experiences. Skydive? Ballooning ?

    Imelda S   5 out of 5

    My Sister & her husband absolutely loved the whole experience.

    Maria W   5 out of 5
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Location

Melbourne City (Melbourne)

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