Fun & Interesting Facts
Our launch site at Chawton House was owned by world-famous author Jane Austen’s brother, who also owned the cottage in the village where she lived with their mother and sister. Then known as Chawton Cottage, it is now officially called Jane Austen’s House and is a museum dedicated to her life and work.
The unforgettable adventure on board a Hampshire hot air balloon ride is the perfect opportunity to see one of England’s prettiest counties from the air.
Take to the skies from Chawton House in Alton and enjoy breath-taking views in every direction as you majestically rise higher and higher.
Feel like the world is at your feet as you enjoy spectacular views of this beautiful part of England.
With the right wind, keep an eye out for the New Forest National Park or the magnificent country town of Winchester.
No other flying experience compares to the unique experience of a lifetime on board our Hampshire hot air balloon ride.