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Wickers World Balloon Flights

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We are the largest operator of hot air balloon rides in Staffordshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.Established for more than 25 years, this thriving family business carries almost 6000 passengers each year in...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| The Hawthorns, Tolldish Lane, Great Haywood, England
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+44 1889 882222
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic experience! Loved every minute from helping to set up balloon to putting it away!.. Jon, who was our pilot was very informative, and very experienced. I had this as a 50th birthday present, I'm nearly 53, what with weather problems then health...More

Thank sjr666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought for us as a special present we eventually had our flight yesterday afternoon from Tissington, Derbyshire. It was fantastic - very smooth take off and landing. It was a wonderful, memorable experience. That there were 2 balloons flying added to the experience and the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had our flight this morning. What an awesome bunch. It was our 3rd attempt at flying, weather can't be controlled so you have to accept it might take a few days before you can actually go, but it's well worth the wait. Wasnt at...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Brought for us as a Christmas present, flight for two, and after being cancelled numerous times due to weather, we finally did it !! Amazing experiance, Andy was a great pilot, and made us feel releaxed from the off - as I am scared of...More

1  Thank rodtracyjessie
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We treated ourselves to this balloon ride for our Silver Wedding and it totally lived up to the occasion. It was a beautiful evening and the trip from Tissington to Ashbourne was fantastic. Andy the pilot and the rest of the team were totally professional...More

1  Thank 544spb
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Bought as part of my birthday present we were worried we wouldn't get a clear enough day - out pilot was very knowledgeable about the area and what we were seeing. It was very serene as we floated over Derbyshire and we loved it.

Thank Dore D
Reviewed 12 September 2018

A wonderful experience all round. Jon was a great pilot and it was a beautiful day. Landing was so soft as to be imperceptible and the crew did a sterling job. Top notch. If you've ever thought about going up in a balloon, this is...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Very good all round. Excellent organisation and very competant pilot -always good lol. Cannot fault and would definatley recommend. Pilot gave commentary as to landmarks . We also had a great landing

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

The whole experience was amazing, from the flight briefing to putting the balloon away after a very gentle, upright landing

Thank D5285TQcolinb
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I travelled as part of a party of five on 6th September. We checked the forecast for the night before which was on the margins of wind speed (6- 9mph forecast, 8mph the maximum flying speed) but rang the hotline at 10pm as instructed and...More

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Debbie L
22 October 2018|
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Response from juliemunkley | Reviewed this property |
Three of us went we paid per person but they do specials for couples so you just need to check with company give them ring .hope this helps.
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westy012018
5 August 2018|
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Response from Jon R | Property representative |
Hi there, kids need to be at least 8 years old, and adults need to have the agility to be able to climb in and out of the basket and withstand a bump on landing. I recently flew a 99 year old lady, who thoroughly enjoyed... More
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RachaelM1686
9 October 2017|
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Response from christopherjhunt18 | Reviewed this property |
View their website Rachael it shows all the exclusions on there :)
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