Ballooning Canterbury

Escape to a world of peace and tranquility. Hot Air Ballooning is a magical experience and a flight with Ballooning Canterbury offers panoramic views across the fertile Canterbury plains to the Southern Alps. Close to Christchurch courtesy transfers


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There is nothing quite so romantic and exciting as Hot Air Ballooning and floating effortlessly over an ever changing Canterbury Plains landscape. Great views of the Southern Alps to the Pacific ocean.
This is a family owned business. Experieced pilot Michael has over 5500 hrs aviation experience.
What we offer:
- Flights 7 days a week, all flights are subject to weather.
- We fly a minimum of 2 people up to large groups.
- Courtesy transfers for visitors to Christchurch from most central hotels and motels. - Allow approximately 4-5 hours for this remarkable experience. The flight time is approximately one hour.
- A glass of chilled champagne or fruit juice and a light snack are served after landing.

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Physical address

Ballooning Canterbury , 2126 Bealey Road, Darfield, Christchurch - Canterbury, 7572, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8:00am - 9:00pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
20 minutes
Proximity to town:
30-40 minutes drive if flying near the mountains.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $365.00
Further pricing information:
Children must be over 1.1 m in hieght

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