BALLOONING TOUR OPERATORS

HOT AIR BALLOON CAIRNS

Hot Air Balloon Cairns is arguably the best way to see the Atherton tablelands: those who sign up rise seamlessly above a series of rainforest-fringed mountains and tranquil country landscapes, with a bird’s eye view of such stunning sights as… Read More

LOIRE VALLEY TOURS

Just an hour on the TGV from Paris, a Loire Valley tour is a two-day extravaganza of wine tastings, cliff-top walks, château tours — and, as you’d expect, a balloon fl ight. Each balloon can take up to 16 people… Read More

NAPA VALLEY BALLOONS

Established in 1980 by ballooning enthusiast Don Surplus, Napa Valley Balloons has since become synonymous with luxury ballooning worldwide, and with good reason. Passengers can expect to drift along ‘corridors of grapes and between the mountains of one of the… Read More

SAHARA SOUL TRAVEL

Few landscapes lend themselves to balloon travel quite like Morocco, which is blessed with marvellous panoramic views of the dunes of the Sahara and the Atlas Mountains. From its starting-point Marrakech — ‘the Paris of the Sahara’ as Churchill called… Read More

TUSCANY BALLOONING

  Lifting off every morning at sunrise (weather permitting) from the heart of the Chianti wine region, just six miles south of Florence, Tuscany Ballooning offers bird’s-eye views of the vineyards, silver-grey olive groves and ancient towns and castles of… Read More