Only a few cities in the world allow hot air balloons fly in the air, Melbourne is one of them. Imagine floating over a city of three and a half million people, silently moving with the wind while watching the city awaken, as the sun rises you are the first to feel its rays, and then watch them slowly stretch over the land below.
Meet at the Sofitel Hotel, time is about an hour before sunrise, and varies throughout the year. Free inner-city transfers are available.
Tea and coffee is provided for free, after a short briefing by your pilot, we transport you to the launch site.
On the launch site you can assist with the inflation of the balloon, take photos, or watch the whole process.
No motors, no noise. You're floating gently in the air. Enjoy the spectacular views of Melbourne city.
You'll fly for approximately one hour on your Melbourne hot air ballooning adventure.
You can help to pack up the the hot air balloon, and the crew will show you the technique.
Drive you to Melbourne's Best Ballooning Breakfast on Level 35 of the Sofitel Hotel. (Package with breakfast)
Free inner-city transfers are available. Please fill in the hotel name correctly when ordering.
The pick-up time is subject to the season, around 1 hour before sunrise.
Dress casual outdoor layered clothing. White clothing not recommended.
You can carry the camera, but selfie stick and tripod are not allowed.