Basildon Hot Air Balloon Rides

Soar Above Scenic Basildon and Beyond

Basildon, nestled in the heart of Essex, boasts a blend of modernity and rich history. Known for its vibrant community and scenic parks, this city offers a unique mix of urban and natural beauty. Whether you're exploring the picturesque Gloucester Park or delving into local heritage at the Wat Tyler Country Park, Basildon promises a delightful experience for all visitors.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in Basildon

Balloon Rides Near Basildon

Experience the nearby launch sites of Brentwood, Chelmsford, Feering, and Hollingbourne for an unforgettable hot air balloon adventure. In Brentwood, you’ll float over the Home Counties and historic sites like Ingatestone Hall. Chelmsford offers views of the picturesque Hanningfield Reservoir and Hylands House. From Feering, you might catch a glimpse of the Blackwater Estuary on a clear day. Hollingbourne near Leeds Castle provides breathtaking views of Kent’s orchards, vineyards, and the enchanting Leeds Castle itself. These launch sites promise spectacular sights and memorable experiences, with even more fabulous vistas to be discovered from other nearby locations.

Explore the skies near Basildon for a unique and unforgettable ballooning experience.


Enjoy the experience of a lifetime when you take to the skies for an unforgettable Essex hot air balloon ride from Brentwood. Appreciate the beauty of eastern England on your flight as you…

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Beautiful Essex landscapes await when you take to the skies for a stunning Chelmsford hot air balloon ride adventure. Go up, up and away on the airborne experience of a lifetime and enjoy…

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Feering (Essex)

Take life higher on a stunning Essex balloon ride experience and enjoy breath-taking views across this spectacular county. Go up, up and away into blue skies from the pretty village of…

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Hollingbourne (nr Leeds Castle)

Take flight for an unforgettable adventure with a Hollingbourne, near Leeds Castle hot air balloon ride. Admire the stunning ‘Garden of England’ from on high as you drift serenely wherever…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Hollingbourne


Gosfield, nestled in the heart of Essex, is an enchanting launch site for your Virgin hot air balloon adventure. Departing from the picturesque village, you'll soar over a landscape rich…

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Tunbridge Wells

Sky high views across the stunning ‘Garden of England’ await when you go up, up and away on an unforgettable Kent hot air balloon ride. Whichever way the wind takes you, breath-taking views…

Learn more about a hot air balloon ride Tonbridge

Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the Basildon region?

No, Virgin Balloon Flights Vouchers are valid nationwide – simply purchase your balloon ride vouchers and you will be able to book at over 100 launch sites nationwide.

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