Hot Air Balloon Ride in Bath

Up, up and away… Take flight over one of the most beautiful and historic cities in the UK on a magnificent Bath hot air balloon ride. See if you can spot the Roman remains, historic buildings and famous baths as you experience magnificent views that you will talk about for years to come. You can even help with the inflation and deflation of the balloon!

Why take a Hot Air balloon ride?

This is a once in a lifetime experience as you float above the city and see some of the most spectacular scenery.

With a full and detailed safety briefing from the pilots before you fly, you won’t find a safer or more experienced pair of hands to take you up, up and away. To add to the fun Toast your airborne adventure with a glass of prosecco when you come back down to earth.

  • Weekday morning: £124pp
  • Weekday morning or evening: £144pp
  • Any day morning or evening: £164pp

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