Start your day off with a spectacular sunrise hot air balloon ride in Alice Springs!
After an early start with hotel pick-up from select hotels, you'll be transported to your start location. Listen carefully as your expert pilot demonstrates how to get these giant balloons up in the air. Then you'll be floating up to admire the spectacular views of MacDonnell Ranges for approximately one hour.
During the descent, you may spot the iconic native wildlife of the Australian outback - the red kangaroo. Upon landing you'll be encouraged to join in the folding and packing up the hot-air balloon. Afterwards, enjoy a sparkling wine or tropical fruit juice and refreshments prepared by our friendly crew.
Book your Alice Springs hot air balloon ride online with us today!
Why choose hot air balloon in Alice Springs?
Unique red land landscape, second to none
Stable inland climate, rarely cancelled due to weather conditions
30-year hot air flight experience, regard safety as highest priority
Desert Balloon Chase:
If your friends/family would like to come and watch your hot air balloon flight then a balloon chase is for them! They stay on the ground after the balloons take off and travel through the desert tracks with the crew to where the balloon lands. They can enjoy a glass of sparkling wine or tropical fruit juice and refreshments as well.
Free transfers are available for certain hotels in Alice Springs, please enter your hotel name when booking.
Please wait outside your hotel/pick-up location at least 10 minutes in advance of your scheduled pick-up time.
Sparkling wine or tropical fruit juice and refreshments are included.
Flights only proceed if weather conditions are suitable.
Departure times vary throughout the year but are about one hour before sunrise.
Sometimes the 60 minute flight may be divided into two separate, sequential 30 minute flights.
What to bring:
Warm casual clothing including a coat (remember that it'll be cold before sunrise, and colder up in the air)
Enclosed shoes (no high-heeled shoes, thongs/flip flops or open-toe shoes)
Hat (to avoid any potential hot ash from the hot air balloon)
No white clothing (due to the ash from the hot air balloon)
Upon booking this product, you will receive confirmation in the form of a tour voucher.
Please print the voucher and present it on the day of the tour.
The supplier's contact details are included on the tour voucher.