Fun & Interesting Facts
The tonic sol-fa musical notation system (or ‘doe, ray, me, far, so, la, tee, doe’), most memorably demonstrated in the famous Sound Of Music film, was devised around 1841 by John Curwen, minister of Stowmarket Congregational Church.
Experience the beauty of East Anglia from on high with a stunning Suffolk hot air balloon ride from Stowmarket.
Take life higher for the airborne adventure of a lifetime on board our iconic big red balloon.
Relax and take in miles of glorious countryside stretching out in every direction as you go up, up and away from this quintessential Suffolk town.
Drifting majestically wherever the wind takes you, breath-taking vistas across this beautiful part of England await.
With the right winds on a very clear day, you might even see the beautiful Suffolk Coast and Heaths or the Dedham Vale Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the far distance.
An experience you will be talking about for years to come, a Suffolk hot air balloon ride with Virgin Balloon Flights is certainly one for the bucket list.