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Award winning Canberra Attraction. Sensational hot air balloon flights over Canberra every day. Australian Tourism Award winner Balloon Aloft will provide a memorable experience over Canberra. Meeting at the Hyatt Hotel Canberra. A wonderful...more
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19 Kallaroo Road, Canberra 2606, Australia
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

I 'ticked off' a bucket list item by doing a balloon ride. This was early morning and the weather was perfect. It is so still up there and cold but the view is breathtaking. To see the Nation's Capital from above is spectacular. You can...More

1  Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I planned an early morning flight for my sister who never does anything adventurous. She was blown away with the tranquility of the flight & the view over beautiful Canberra. A must do if you visit.

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Kim and the team provided a memorable experience floating above Yarralumla Brickworks, the lake, Government House and then landing in a field at the Arboretum. It was a chilly winter morning but there were 20 of us packed in the one balloon so we were...More

1  Thank mister_eman10
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Meeting at the Hyatt Hotel before dawn to travel as a group to the launch site. We couldn’t believe we were meters into the air without feeling the lift off at all. An amazingly quiet drift over Canberra with the old and new Parliament Houses...More

Thank Canberrascooter
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The weather finally provided near perfect conditions for a morning (22 June 2018) hot air balloon flight. Of course, "near" and "weather" are always subjective, with the morning being so calm, we spent 70+ minutes travelling 1.1kms (as the crow flies). Beyond that, the experience...More

Thank sportz f
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Worth ever cent. Great, friendly crew. Kim was a terrific and entertaining pilot. E recieved several pictures after the ride at no cost. A really pleasant surprise.

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This was booked as a surprise trip for me. A little apprehensive at the start but was made to feel very comfortable. It became the most amazing experience. It is so quiet in the air and it seems that you stay still and the ground...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Everything was excellent! I think it was one of the best experiences my boyfriend and I had! The weather was perfect and we never felt unsafe. My boyfriend helped unfolding and folding the Air balloon, but it was an experience for him as well. The...More

Thank Mery R
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Great way to see Canberra especially on a beautiful clear autumn morning. Kim the pilot was fantastic.

1  Thank krbob03
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful Autumn morning drifting across Canberra at dawn - simply magnificent!!Kim our pilot & the crew were vey friendly, helpful & great sense of humour. It was an incredible experience & one I would do again & encourage anyone to do.

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13 June 2016|
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Response from Rcubed88 | Reviewed this property |
Obviously, there is more chance of fog in Winter. But like the others said, you need to watch the weather forecasts 3 days out and allow enough time to go again another day, if they have to cancel. Forecast high winds... More
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Hello 6 years of age
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Hi - thank you for your enquiry, $290 for weekdays or $340 weekends Regards, Ewan Roberts
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