Canterbury Hot Air Balloon Rides

Ascend Elegantly Over Charming Countrysides and Lush Fields Above Canterbury

Canterbury, a city steeped in history, is renowned for its stunning cathedral and ancient Roman walls. As the setting for Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales," it has long been a symbol of England’s rich literary and cultural heritage. Balancing its historical significance, Canterbury is also surrounded by beautiful nature reserves such as Blean Woods and Stodmarsh, offering a perfect blend of culture and nature.

A Canterbury hot air balloon ride lets you soar over this enchanting city and its verdant surroundings, providing a unique perspective on its many treasures.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in Canterbury

Why Choose A Canterbury Hot Air Balloon Ride

Choosing a Canterbury hot air balloon ride offers a truly unique experience. From the basket of our iconic big red balloon, you can admire the intricate Roman ruins, the imposing city walls and gates, and landmarks like Kings School, St Augustine’s Abbey, and Canterbury Castle. The view also extends to the lush landscapes of Blean Woods and Stodmarsh National Nature Reserves. This incredible journey combines the thrill of flight with the serene beauty of Canterbury, making it an unforgettable adventure you'll cherish for years to come.

Canterbury Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Launching from the historic heart of Canterbury, our hot air balloon rides offer a unique vantage point over this UNESCO World Heritage city, renowned for its medieval architecture and picturesque landscapes.

Canterbury, Kent

See this stunning cathedral city from on high as you take to the skies for a spectacular Canterbury hot air balloon ride. Go up, up and away on the experience of a lifetime as you float…

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Balloon Rides Near Canterbury

Experience breathtaking views with our nearby launch sites at Hollingbourne and Headcorn. As you float over the picturesque Kent countryside, look out for the enchanting Leeds Castle, with its stunning grounds and historic architecture. From Headcorn, enjoy panoramic vistas of unspoilt landscapes, dotted with charming oast houses and winding rivers. Each flight promises a unique adventure, offering unparalleled sights of Kent’s beautiful scenery.

Explore the captivating beauty of Kent from above and create unforgettable memories with our balloon rides near Canterbury.

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…

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Experience the majestic beauty of the Garden of England when you take to the skies for an unforgettable Kent hot air balloon ride. Go up, up and away to enjoy 360 degree views of unspoilt…

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the Canterbury 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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