All aboard your Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Tour followed by a delicious breakfast and finally a private, personalised tour of Melbourne City.
English, German, Spanish, Italian (plus Portuguese subject to availability)
|Min: 1 adult
Max: 11 people
Itinerary – Hot Air Balloon
You will need to set your alarm for an early start!
Firstly, you will be collected from your Melbourne Hotel. You will be escorted to the departure point for your very special tour. Please see below for further details about the day’s schedule.
Next, your Melbourne Hot Air Balloon flight will depart just in time to watch the city waking up. You will see the lights turn on and you may be able to hear the grinding of coffee beans across the famous Melbourne cafes.
Following the flight, you will land to enjoy a fabulous champagne breakfast.
Itinerary – Melbourne Private Tour
Finally, your own expert tour guide will take you on a personalised tour of Melbourne on the ground.
This tour allows you to make the most of your precious time in Melbourne. Why? Because with this customised tour we can accommodate your personal interests to create the perfect tour. We therefore recommend that you tell your guide about your interests in History, Architecture, Culture or even Shopping.
You might choose to visit such wonders as Federation Square, the MCG and our world-famous sports precinct where the Australian Open Takes Place. We can also take you to St Patrick’s Cathedral and then outside of the city centre to Albert Park Lake (home of the Formula One Grand Prix) and over to St Kilda Beach.
We recommend that you finish your tour by visiting Eureka Tower. You will take the super-speedy elevator to Eureka Skydeck 88 scraping Melbourne’s awe inspiring skyline. You will be spoiled with 360 degree views of the city, Port Phillip Bay and out to the Dandenongs and the Yarra Valley.
Alternatively, just sit back and relax while your expert guide shows you the best Melbourne has to offer.
*Pick up time from your hotel varies depending on the time of year (very early)
Highlights & Inclusions
- Return private transfers from your hotel
- 60 minute Hot Air Balloon Flight over Melbourne
- Champagne breakfast
- Personalised private city tour on the ground
How will the Balloon Flight work ?
- After 6pm the night before your flight : We will provide you a phone number to check the weather conditions
- Approx 2 hours before sunrise (time confirmed night before) : You will be collected from your hotel to travel to the departure point
- Launch : Passengers assist with the set up/ inflation of the balloon
- Flight Time : Flight time is approximately 1 hour
- Landing : The pilot will land the balloon; passengers can assist to pack up the balloon
Hot Air Ballooning
Hot Air Balloons are one of the most unique modes of modern transport.
Whilst it may seem antiquated, technological advances over the last 50 years in particular have resulted in ballooning being one of the safest modes of modern aviation.
Why choose a Melbourne Hot Air Balloon?
Melbourne is the ideal city to visit by Hot Air Balloon because of it’s spread out landscape. Your Hot Air Balloon Flight will allow you to visit one of the biggest cities in the world without the work out. From the skyscrapers of the Central Business District to the parks and rivers, funky inner-city precincts and expansive suburban drawls, you will see it all.