• 1 Hr Duration
  • English
  • Free Cancellation 8 Days Before Use
  • Printed Voucher Accepted
  • Certain City Hotels Pick Up
  • No Meals Included

Canterbury Hot Air Balloon Ride

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Escape to a world of peace and tranquility with this Canterbury ballooning flight!

After an early start with hotel pick-up from select hotels, you'll be transported to the 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 watch the sun rise into the clear blue Canterbury Plains sky.

Enjoy sweeping views on this balloon ride which lasts for approximately one hourUpon landing you'll be encouraged to join in the folding and packing up the hot-air balloon. At the end of the flight, enjoy a light snack of chilled champagne, orange juice, seasonal fruit and muffins in the paddock where you land.

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Assembling arrangement:
  • Address: 2136 Bealey Road, Hororata

  • Free transfers are available for certain hotels, please enter your hotel name when booking.

  • If pick-up is not available from your hotel, please make your way to a nearby pick-up location listed on the booking form.

  • Please wait outside your hotel/pick-up location at least 10 minutes in advance of your scheduled pick-up time.

  • Child tickct: Ages 0-12 years

  • Children must be over 1.1m high, and need to be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Due to the flights being weather dependant the supplier will contact you the evening prior to the flight to confirm if it is operating and to arrange the meeting time and place. Please provide contact information at time of booking.

  • Flights are subject to weather conditions. Ballooning is best a sunrise, when the weather is calmest.

  • You need to allow 4-5 hours for the whole experience, from the time of leaving your accommodation to your return. The actual flight time is approximately one hour.

  • Weight limitations vary according to the outside temperature, humidity. It is a legal requirement that each person must be weighed before the flight. Please note the maximum weight for each passenger is 130kg.

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)

How to Use
Booking information:
  • 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.

Cancellation rules:
  • Full refunds will be issued for cancellation or revision made at least 8 days before use.
  • $100 NZD will be charged per person for cancellations or changes made between 4 and 7 days prior to the activity.
  • No cancellations or changes within 3 days prior to the activity.
  • Q:I weigh 135kg, can I take part in this activity? Please advise, thanks.
    A:Hi there, thank you for your question. Unfortunately, the maximum weight for each passenger is 130 kg. Please contact the supplier directly to discuss the options to accommodate you. If you have any other questions, please feel free to send an email to service@kootrip.com. Kind regards, Hilary
  • Q:How many people in a hot-air balloon?
    A:Hi there, thank you for your question. The hot air balloon can take up to 16 passengers and there are different packages available. You can choose from 1-2, 3-5, 6-9 and 10 or more passengers in a hot-air balloon according to what best suits you. If you have any other questions, please feel free to send an email to service@kootrip.com. Kind regards, Hilary

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