Rise to altitudes as high as 6000ft and drift with the breeze, you will witness quite possibly the best panoramic views of Queenstown and its surrounds-'The Hobbit' filming locations, Southern Alps, Lake Wakatipu, the Remarkables mountain range, NZ's finest golf courses and much, much more.
We encourage our passengers to assist the crew to inflate the balloon and also to help pack it away after the flight. Celebrate your once-in-a-lifetime experience with a delightful champagne celebration with pastries and muffins in the field after your flight.
Duration: 3-4 hrs, including 1-hr flight
Earliest 05:00am from Oct to Apr
Latest 08:30am from May to Sep
Hotel transfers are provided in Queenstown, please fill in the hotel name at the time of booking.
Simple breakfast with Champagne, juice, pastries and muffins.
Launch site only 15 minutes from Queenstown.
Please allow 3-4 hrs for the entire journey.
Cameras highly recommended.
Available for Film & Television work, also weddings.
Flights are at dawn when the air is cool and calm, and can start as early as 5am in summer through to 8.30am in winter.
Please contact Sunrise Balloons 45 mins prior to the pickup time to confirm whether the balloon can fly or not.
The maximum weight for per passenger is 136KG.