Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two
Enjoy an evening together amongst the clouds on a tranquil hot air balloon flight in East Anglia. Kick off by meeting the experienced pilot for a briefing on safety before helping the crew to inflate and get the balloon ready for the flight. As the sun sets, rise up, up and away! Drift across the scenic countryside for an hour of breathtaking views. Take in the golden skies above, the historic landmarks below and relish the once in a lifetime experience. Toast the landing with a glass of sparkling champagne each and leave with a signed certificate from the pilot. It’s a truly remarkable experience!
- One hour hot air balloon flight for two
- A glass of champagne or fruit juice to toast your landing
- Receive a flight certificate after your experience, signed by your pilot
- Availability Description
Monday - Friday evenings, in March - October, subject to availability.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age varies by location. Maximum weight is 18st/114kg, minimum height is 4’6”/137cm. Those who are pregnant or under the influence of alcohol or drugs are not permitted to fly.
Ballooning is extremely weather dependent - it is crucial to call the venue before the flight. If postponed, an alternative date and location can be arranged (please contact the operator for information).
Actual flight length is determined by conditions on the day. The experience normally lasts around three and a half hours, including one hour for inflating the balloon and one hour for packing the balloon away and returning to the launch site. Please note at the following locations only for Wickers World (Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Cheshire, Shropshire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire or Gloucestershire). They do not offer champagne however the flight time is extended by up to 15 minutes.
- Dress Code
Wear trousers, long sleeves and sensible footwear (no high heels please). Please avoid loose scarves or jewellery. Launch and landing sites can be muddy.