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South East Hot Air Balloon Rides

Glide Over Historic Castles and Vineyards in the South East of England

Discover the enchanting landscapes of the South East from the best seats in the house. With historic castles, lush vineyards, and serene rivers, you'll have a stunning backdrop for your hot air balloon experience. Enjoy the natural beauty and rich heritage of this region from a sky-high perspective and make memories to last a lifetime.

Hot Air Balloon Experiences in South East

Why Choose A South East Hot Air Balloon Ride

The South East of England offers a stunning mix of natural landscapes and historic landmarks across its counties:

  • Oxfordshire: Float above the iconic spires of Oxford and the rolling hills of the Cotswolds.
  • Buckinghamshire: Enjoy views of the Chiltern Hills and stately homes.
  • Berkshire: Behold the green fields and serene rivers.
  • Hampshire: Marvel at the New Forest and historic Winchester.
  • Surrey: Soar over lush woodlands and charming villages.
  • Kent: The "Garden of England" features beautiful orchards and castles.
  • Sussex: Admire the South Downs and historic towns.

A balloon ride here showcases the South East's unique beauty and rich heritage, making it an unforgettable experience.

Oxfordshire Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Nestled in the heart of England, Oxfordshire's rich tapestry of history and natural beauty makes it a prime destination for hot air balloon adventures. With a legacy dating back centuries, this region is steeped in heritage, boasting ancient landmarks and charming villages waiting to be discovered from the serene heights of a balloon basket.

Oxford

Experience breath-taking views of the ‘City of Dreaming Spires’ as you go up, up and away on an unforgettable Oxford hot air balloon ride. Take to the skies for an unforgettable airborne…

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Henley-On-Thames

Go up, up and away and experience a truly unforgettable Henley-On-Thames hot air balloon ride. The glorious Oxfordshire landscape stretches out in every direction as you drift gently…

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Buckinghamshire Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride in Buckinghamshire, where history meets natural beauty. Glide over the picturesque countryside, taking in the tranquil Chiltern Hills and charming villages below. From this serene vantage point, soak in the timeless allure of Buckinghamshire's landscapes and historic landmarks.

Milton Keynes

Take life higher with a stunning Milton Keynes hot air balloon ride, launching from one of the town’s most beautiful parks. Experience the airborne adventure of a lifetime when you go up,…

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Aylesbury

An airborne adventure across the heart of Roald Dahl country awaits when you go up, up and away for an amazing Aylesbury hot air balloon ride. Whichever way the wind takes you, enjoy…

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Berkshire Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Take to the skies on a hot air balloon ride in Berkshire, where breathtaking views and centuries of history await. Float gracefully over patchwork fields, catching sight of the impressive Berkshire Downs and the tranquill Thames Valley. From this birds eye perspective, you'll be immersed in Berkshire's enchanting blend of heritage and natural splendour, creating moments that you'll never forget.

Newbury

A spectacular Newbury hot air balloon ride is the experience that puts the beautiful Berkshire landscape at your feet. Take to the skies in our iconic big red balloon from Victoria Park in…

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Hampshire Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Embark on a hot air balloon ride in Hampshire, where the beauty of the New Forest and the South Downs greets you from below. Glide serenely over picturesque villages and meandering rivers, taking in the tranquillity of the Hampshire countryside. With each gentle breeze, experience the magic of flight as you explore this enchanting region from a truly unique perspective.

Alton

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 the…

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Surrey Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Experience the timeless charm of Surrey's villages and countryside from the peaceful serenity of a hot air balloon ride. Explore the rolling Surrey Hills and the iconic River Thames, taking in the picturesque scenery below. With each gentle breeze, discover the beauty and tranquillity of Surrey from a truly unique perspective, creating cherished memories to last a lifetime.

Guildford

Take the experience of a lifetime and go up, up and away on a magnificent Surrey hot air balloon ride. Breath-taking panoramic views await as you launch into seemingly endless blue skies on…

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Kent Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Embark on a hot air balloon ride over Kent, affectionately known as the Garden of England, where enchanting landscapes and historic landmarks await. Float gracefully above patchwork fields, orchards, and vineyards, taking in the stunning views of the countryside. Marvel at iconic landmarks such as Canterbury Cathedral and Leeds Castle from the serene heights of a hot air balloon. Experience the beauty and rich heritage of Kent from a unique perspective, creating unforgettable moments along the way.

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…

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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…

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Headcorn

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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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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West Sussex Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Embark on a hot air balloon ride over West Sussex, where tranquil landscapes and iconic landmarks await. Drift gently above the picturesque South Downs, soaking in panoramic views of the countryside below. From the peaceful heights of the balloon basket, admire sights like Arundel Castle and Chichester Cathedral, experiencing the serene beauty of West Sussex from a truly unique perspective.

West Sussex (Petworth)

Take life higher on a majestic West Sussex hot air balloon ride from our pretty launch site near the village of Petworth. Keep an eye out for the beautiful Ebernoe Common Nature Reserve as…

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Hickstead (West Sussex)

Take flight on a West Sussex balloon ride for an experience day you will never forget. Our beautiful big red balloon in West Sussex takes you up, up and away from the iconic Hickstead…

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Fernhurst, West Sussex

Adventure awaits as you take to the skies for a stunning West Sussex hot air balloon ride from the picturesque village of Fernhurst. Breath-taking panoramic views of this glorious county…

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East Sussex Hot Air Balloon Launch Sites

Take to the skies above East Sussex and experience the beauty of its captivating landscapes and iconic landmarks. Float gently above the rolling hills of the High Weald and the impressive South Downs, capturing breathtaking views of the countryside below. From the tranquil heights of the balloon basket, look out for notable landmarks such as the historic town of Battle, the grand Bodiam Castle, and the iconic Beachy Head. There's really no better way to experience the beauty of East Sussex than with a hot air balloon ride.

East Sussex (Wadhurst)

An unforgettable experience awaits when you go up, up and away on our spectacular East Sussex hot air balloon ride. Launching from the pretty market town of Wadhurst, enjoy stunning views…

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are these flight vouchers only valid for the South East 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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