Just 45 minutes south west of Sydney, your exciting balloon flight adventure begins in beautiful Camden Valley in the heart of the Macarthur region. Welcomed by your friendly pilot and crew 45 minutes before dawn, you'll be transferred to the launch site for the pre-flight briefing. Then it's up up and away to experience stunning views of the Sydney skyline, the Nepean Gorge and the breathtaking Blue Mountains. A magnificent way to experience Sydney and its surrounds, this 45-70 minute balloon flight offers a unique perspective on the landscape and Pacific Ocean. Touching down at the landing site, you'll enjoy the opportunity to help with deflating the balloon before being treated to a delicious champagne breakfast.
Operates: Daily subject to weather conditions
Departs: 45 minutes prior to dawn (time confirmed at booking)
Duration: Approximately 3 to 4 hours
Reconfirm: Upon confirmation, all passengers receive a map detailing the meeting place and time, together with the pilot's telephone number. Passengers must contact the pilot the evening before their flight to confirm the weather and exact meeting time.
When booking: Each passengers full name & contact information, address, phone number and an email address; Confirmation that all passengers are fit and well with no significant knee, hip or back problems, broken bones, recent surgeries, are able to stand unassisted for 1 hour and are not pregnant; Full payment required prior to confirmation.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Passengers are required to advise their body weights at the time of booking, a mandatory requirement of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.
Children: Children are charged the adult rate. Balloon Aloft cannot fly children under the age of 7 years and over 120cm.
What to Bring: Dress in layers as it may be cold in the morning but warm under the balloon. Bring a hat and sunglasses. High heels, thongs or open sandals are unsuitable.
Operated by: Balloon Aloft