Hot Air Balloon Rides
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FAQ's

Is there an age or weight limit for a hot air balloon rides near Birmingham?

The minimum age for hot air balloon rides is 8 (under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult).

There is no upper age limit but participants must be able to enter and leave the basket by themselves and be prepared to stand for up to 1 hour.

The minimum height: 4ft 6in and maximum weight restrictions is 18 stone.

The team will try their best to accommodate anyone with disabilities but this experience is not suitable for those confined to a wheelchair.

A hot air balloon ride covering Birmingham is not suitable for individuals with serious medical conditions or who have recently undergone surgery.

What could delay my hot air balloon flights near Birmingham?

Hot air ballooning near Birmingham requires good weather, light winds and good visibility.

It should be noted that cloudy weather would not stop a hot air balloon flight from taking place, if the balloon pilot deems the conditions to be safe for ballooning.

What is the season for hot air balloon rides near Birmingham?

The typical season for hot air balloon rides is mid March to the end of October.

Most hot air balloon flights will take place during weekend mornings and evenings or selected weekday evenings and the occasional midweek morning.

Hot air balloon rides near Birmingham are in high demand so early booking is essential. Thankfully the 12 month gift voucher will give you plenty of time to plan the perfect day out.

Are hot air balloon rides near Birmingham safe?

Ballooning has physical risks greater than everyday activities but the commercial balloon pilots will always take all necessary precautions to minimise this issues.

All balloon operators are regulated by the Civil Aviation Authority and every pilot holds a full Commercial Pilot Licences.

The operators of balloon rides near Birmingham are fully insured to European standards for full peace of mind.

Balloon Flights Birmingham

In 1784, Vincenzo Lunardi completes the first hot air balloon flight in England by taking off from London's Artillery Ground, he flies with a dog, a cat and a caged pigeon for 24 miles into Hertfordshire.

He becomes famous and helps build the romance of hot air ballooning which is still present today.

The professionals aim to give the same memorable hot air balloon experience as Vincenzo Lunardi when you take off from a hot air balloon launch site.

Hot air balloon rides close to Birmingham are an ideal experience day for a loved one or friends. They make great birthday ideas as well as anniversary gifts.

You can choose to book a morning or evening ride for your hot air balloon ride near Birmingham. Hot air balloon experiences are fantastic experiences for young and old.

The excitement of hot air ballooning is where the hot air balloon will take you. Will it be towns, hills, forests, castles or even your home in Birmingham?

To book the hot air balloon experience simply fill in the hot air balloon form. They will then contact you back shortly to discuss the location of suitable hot air balloon ride launch site near Birmingham.

Hot air balloon rides Birmingham

Champagne Balloon Flights Birmingham

Hot air balloon rides near Birmingham are undertaken in 3 easy steps but your hot air experience will last a lifetime.

1. Preparation

When you arrive at the hot air balloon launch site near Birmingham you will be welcomed by the experienced hot air balloon crew and pilot.

The experienced team will carefully plot the take off location before lift off begins in top of the range hot air balloons but depending upon the weather and winds you could be passing over majestic cathedral or stunning countryside near Birmingham.

The pilots will give you a full briefing to explain how the hot air balloon works and a comprehensive safety briefing before take off.


2. Balloon Trips

Once you are airborne over the skies of Birmingham you will be surprised by the serenity and awe inspiring views from your hot air balloon basket.

Within a short period of time you'll be cruising at several thousand feet during your hot air balloon ride and you will able to see for miles around Birmingham from the hot air balloon.

We highly recommend bringing your camera or binoculars for stunning views of the Birmingham landscape from the hot air balloon basket.

You will hardly hear anything during your hot air balloon ride near Birmingham. The only thing breaking the quiet peace of the hot air balloon ride will be the occasional roar of the burners being used by experienced hot air balloon pilots.

After approximately a hour of incredible hot air ballooning over the skies of Birmingham, the hot air balloon pilot will find a suitable landing spot before bringing the hot air balloon in to safely land.


3. Hot Air Balloon Landing

Exhilarated from the hot air balloon experience, the experience hot air balloon crew return you to your launch site. Once you are home, you can relax, reflect and remember the incredible hot air balloon experience.


Hot Air Balloon Rides Near Birmingham

To book your hot air balloon ride or for further information, just fill out the hot air balloon rides from with your contact details, hot air balloon requirements and group size.

The experienced team will then contact you back shortly to discuss a hot air balloon ride.

Recent Enquires

2 peoplei am looking for a hot balloon ride for 2 people in may on date 13.05.18 sundayas a suprise for my partnerhow much it would costs?and if its available?please reply thank you

Katarzyna

hi,i was looking to enquire about a gift voucher for hot air ballon ride and the cost of this please?thankskirsty

Kirsty

i am in uk august and september. my mum was recently diagnosed with motor neuron disease and when we asked what she would like to do before she passes she said a hot air balloon ride. I am therefore researching if this is possible. we would be flexible to do it on a less busy day. please contact me to discuss. this is my phone number (your form will not let me add it) x

Lesley

hi, i`d like to enquire if you have any hot air ballooning flights on sept 14 or 15 for 2 people in kings lynn?please could you let me know.thanks.kind regards,sang

Sangeeta

i am interested in a balloon ride for my daughters 23rd birthday on the 28 june for 2or 3 passengers.

Rita

my mum has motor neuron disease and is confined to a wheelchair. her last wish is a hot air balloon ride. she lives on the wirral and can`t travel far. can you accommodate us and if so how soon could we fly and what would be the cost?

Lesley

can you please send me information for 3 people to book hot air balloon ride near inverness in october.thanks

Gemma

hi i`m looking for availability and prices for a hot air balloon ride as part of a before i`m forty bucket list... in the next two months!? maybe a sunrise ride or early evening with champagne.. please price for weekday and weekend.for myself and a female friend.many thanks

Lisa

hello,i am emailing to enquire about prices for a hot air balloon ride for my friends 40th. could I please have the prices for a 2 people booking as well as a group of 4. I am not sure if the prices vary for morning/evening? with lockdown still being in place I was wondering if I would be able to pay for vouchers and my friend would be able to book it during the summer?hope this email receives you welltake care ans stay safepamela

Pamela

hi. I am looking for a quote for a hot air balloon ride around the downham market area on thursday 30th april please.

Stuart

hi I am looking to organise a balloon flight on the 22/2/2020 in the woodhall spa area for me and my wife. please get back to me if this is something you can help with.

Ian

hi we are looking for a private balloon ride (just two people and piolet) over teesdale. please could you provide a price for this?

Tanya