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Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley

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Book directly through our website for the best service - we're Australia's highest rating hot air balloon company for a reason. Fly in a hot air balloon over the city of Melbourne, the beautiful Yarra Valley and Daylesford. Experience the wonders of...more
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25 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing experience! All staff were very professional, experienced and friendly. Awesome views of the city :)More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Resort04537664940
Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Resort .... Thank you so much for the short review and your compliments. We hope we will have the pleasure of your company again in the future where i can assure you that you will be looked after to the same degree. Andrew &...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Brian and the crew, and the weather made our sunrise balloon flight perfect from take off to landing. Highly recommend floating amongst the clouds, our course dictated by the breeze, it was an incredible experience.

Thank Di S
Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Di, Thank you so much for your review of your Yarra Valley experience with us, thank you for choosing to fly with us.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Although the start to the balloon ride was incredibly early, it was a great, hands on learning experience! The hosts were lovely, the pilot was knowledgeable and easy going. Meeting in the city at a well known hotel in the Paris End of Collins Street......More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank trixypop
Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Trixypop, Thank you so much for your wonderfully detailed review of your City Flight with us. Thank you for telling us how well informed you felt and our staff so knowledgeable. Please be sure to mention you've been before when booking again and i...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

An amazing experience that everyone should do once in their lives . We did it over Yarra valley ...the pilot and crew were very experienced which made everything more relaxed. .breathtaking as we passed though the clouds to the sunrise ...

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello there, Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your morning with the experience of our Yarra Valley team. We look forward to welcoming you, your family or friends again in the future.

Reviewed 6 days ago

amazing experience loved it. must do for anyone. was quiet worried as i am afraid of heights, how ever it was peacefull and relaxing.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review, i'm glad you challenged you fear of heights as it does not affect you in a balloon, i should know as i have the same fears :-) . We hope to see you your family or friends again

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to Peter, Andrew and Ryan for making my hubby's 50th Birthday such a memorable one with a su rose balloon flight over our beautiful city of Melbourne. Amazing experience from the time I booked to the glorious end with a Champagne Buffet Breakfast at...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RoshiH
Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rishi, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I'm so glad we made your husband's 50th Birthday such a memorable one over our beautiful city. I'm glad you felt looked after from the very moment you booked until finishing breakfast at the Sofitel...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just finishing up our morning with pilot Andy and crew hand Hendo! And what a morning we have had. From the first hello, I knew we where in good hands. It was such an informative, educational and enjoyable experience. Thanks to the boys from making...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sammy, Thank you for your review of your City experience with myself and Hendo. Thank you for your recommendations to others and for your compliments on our operation, it was a real pleasure having you on board. I'm also glad you enjoyed breakfast, one...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the most awesome experience in a balloon flight over Melbourne. The crew-Andy, Pete, Hendo and Mitch were fantastic people with exceptional skills. Very friendly and welcoming.More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wotfor1992
Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Wotfor ... Thank you for taking time to review your flight with the team of Peter, Mitch, Hendo and myself, and for your compliments on our skills. I am so glad you enjoyed the flight through the heart of the City from Footscray to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

From when we booked to the end of our experience it was amazing. I wouldn't book with any other company! Thank you Andrew, Peter, Hendo and Mitch. I found cloud 9 in the air and I am still floating on it 3 days later!More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Getaway58559535836
Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Getaway ... Thank you for telling us we left you on Cloud 9 after your flight with us over the City and that fun landing at Burnley Park, and we found the radio !!! I hope you have lots of fun telling your friends...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After 9 attempts due to weather conditions we finally got to do our flight, it was well worth the wait we were blown away by the whole expeirence thanks Vickor & Mitch for looking after us for the morning and the breakfast was sensational. Highly...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Picture This Ba... I, Senior Pilot - Melbourne City at Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Connector ... Thank you so much for your review of your City flight with Viktor and Mitch. Thank you for your patience with the Melbourne weather, and we are so glad you were 'blown away' by the experience and that you enjoyed your Sofitel...More

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Saigon47
30 December 2018|
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Response from Jools850 | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid about $500 dollars but they often have special promotional offers so it's worth keeping an eye on the website
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29 October 2018|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
Hey, Just go to picturethisballooning website Or call 1300 872929 Thanks
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MiniTina
8 December 2017|
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Hi there MiniTina A refund is absolutely available if you are unable to reschedule your flight Check out the terms and conditions in the Picture This Ballooning website for details ! Cheers Damian Crock CEO Picture... More
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