hot air balloon rides scotland
|When it comes to sensational scenery, you canít beat hot air balloon flights in Scotland. Take-off from an ancient castle, and heather-clad hills, woodland glens and mysterious lochs could pass below your basket.
We have stunning launch sites for ballooning in Perthshire, Lanarkshire Aberdeenshire, Angus, Fife, Midlothian and The Borders in Scotland. Balloon rides give you a unique way to see the beautiful countryside and plenty of time to take it all in.
It is one of the most romantic places to experience hot air balloon rides. Scotland is where UK ballooning began thanks to aviators James Tytler, a Scotsman, and flamboyant Italian Ďdare devilí Vincenzo Lunardi in the 1700s.
Their famous hot air balloon rides in Scotland - hot on the heals of the French ballooning pioneers - started a craze which inspired the language, fashion and even poet Robert Burns.
Be a part of it. Come hot air ballooning in Scotland with Virgin Balloon Flights.
launch sites within the scotland region include