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Balloon Aloft Hunter Valley Day Tours

Corner of Broke Road & Wine Country Drive, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4990 9242
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Wedding Present

Loved it.Was a wedding present from our friends.Unfortunately my husband of only 11 months passed... read more

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merekayeb
Amazing experience

This is definitely a must! The staff were all fantastic, and get you involved which was fun. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Balloon Aloft took to the skies for the first time back in 1980 becoming Australia’s very first hot air ballooning company. With over 30 years experience in providing the ultimate flight experience, Balloon Aloft has been recognised with numerous national, state and regional tourism awards including many Best Adventure Tourism Operator awards. A family run company, Balloon Aloft is dedicated to providing the very best ballooning adventure to each and every passenger.
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Corner of Broke Road & Wine Country Drive, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4990 9242

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Reviewed yesterday

Loved it.Was a wedding present from our friends.Unfortunately my husband of only 11 months passed away,& we had to seek an extension for the flight.Your company was very understanding & sympathetic when approached by the friends who had purchased the flight for us. 2 of...More

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Thank merekayeb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is definitely a must! The staff were all fantastic, and get you involved which was fun. The ride itself was so much smoother than I expected. Definitely worth getting up at stupid o'clock for!

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great flight great crew excellent views good passenger crew interaction lovely breakfast will fly again!

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Thank Anthony V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely loved this experience! And an added bonus was that the love of my life proposed to me up in the air in the balloon too!

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Thank mabb2436
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shouted my husband a Balloon Aloft Hit Air balloon ride for his 30th birthday and it was spectacular. I always New the Hunter Valley was beautiful but from way up there it is simply breath taking and well worth the early morning rise. So many...More

Thank Nowakattak
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are locals and have always wanted to take a ride in a Hot Air Balloon. All the staff at Balloon Aloft were absolutely amazing. The experience was so great! Byron and Norm made the experience so much more amazing with their friendly, funny, informative...More

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Thank James060985
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome experience. Would recommend to anyone of any age Only negative would be it was a drought so no greenery. Plan trip accordingly

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Thank glennsticker1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing better than hot air ballooning at dawn. Balloon Aloft were great. Fantastic ride, felt safe the whole time. They looked after everything including a fabulous breakfast after the ride. Highly recommend.

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Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the best experience I have had. Would highly recommend. I have always had this on my bucket list am glad that I have done this. This is something that everyone should do. The staff are all exceptional.

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Thank johnwX5073NM
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing adventure with a friendly and professional crew, filled with incredible views and finishing with a delicious champagne breakfast, what an incredible experience.

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jdowall
5 August 2017|
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Response from Balloon_Aloft | Property representative |
Hi, We schedule flights all year around, however we tend to find that we can have a higher rate of flight cancellations due to windy weather during August and September than at other times of year. Please feel free to give... More
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arpitjain68
1 March 2017|
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Response from Balloon_Aloft | Property representative |
Hi Arpit, We offer Hunter Valley Balloon flights all year round. March is a lovely time to fly in the Hunter Valley with great weather usually experienced at this time of year. Our March flights can be quite popular... More
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EvieL86
30 January 2017|
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Response from Balloon_Aloft | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We operate flights all year round but the very best months for flying tend to be the summer months, where the more stable weather patterns mean that we have less likelihood of cancelling due to... More
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