Take your romance to new heights with a private hot air balloon ride for 2 people over the charming and tranquil Connecticut countryside!
Experience a truly unique adventure with your favorite person and show them just how much you care on this awe-inspiring, romantic hot air balloon ride. Whether you’re celebrating a marriage proposal, anniversary, wedding or just a regular date night, you’ll see the whole world – and each other – from a new perspective.
Climb aboard the basket beneath your colorful hot air balloon and embrace the sensation of weightlessness as you slowly rise into the air. Your FAA-Certified pilot will effortlessly glide you above the treetops, reaching heights of up to 2,000 to 3,000 feet. Soak in picturesque views of Connecticut’s countryside or simply stare into one another’s eyes as you drift along on gentle breezes.
Pop open a complimentary bottle of champagne and raise your glass to toast the heavenly views and this one-of-a-kind experience. If you’re looking for a new perspective on romance, then the views from the skies will create a magical moment that you can share with the love of your life. Your hot air balloon flight will last just under an hour, but the memories will last a lifetime!
June through November:
Daily - Sunrise & Sunset
Balloons normally fly between 2000 and 3000 feet, all within federal aviation regulations.
Once aloft you will notice no turbulence or wind movement as you become one with the air currents. The feeling is one of peace as you drift over treetops and float over the countryside in a gentle, panoramic harmony with nature.
The speed of the balloon is determined by the speed of the wind.
You will be flying in an Aerostar ax8.
Yes, the balloon has seats which will accommodate those who can't stand for 45 minutes as well as older or very young passengers.
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