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Early Morning Balloon Safari with Breakfast from Magaliesburg provided by Bill Harrop's Original Balloon Safaris

Early Morning Balloon Safari with Breakfast from Magaliesburg

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Overview
Enhance your visit to the Cradle of Humankind with an early morning balloon ride over this ancient and beautiful landscape. Sip coffee as experienced crew inflate the balloons, then ascend into the sky as your veteran pilot explains the views beneath you. Enjoy a glass of bubbles on landing followed by a full English breakfast at the launch site and leave with a “citation” commemorating your flight.
Highlights
  • Secure your place on a hot air balloon ride over the Magalies River Valley
  • Glide peacefully through the skies above rolling landscapes and ancient sites
  • Toast your flight with a glass of local champagne—and an English breakfast
  • Upgrade for convenient round-trip transfers from your Sandton accommodation
Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Champagne breakfast
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
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Additional Info
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Please note that the flight is a 1 hour flight but you need to keep 4 hours free for the meet and greet, the flight, post flight beverages, transfer back the Clubhouse, Pavilion and Restaurant, as well as the breakfast afterwards
  • Please advise us of any dietary requirements (non alcohol, vegetarian etc)
  • Meeting time will be confirmed on confirmation of your booking - it is essential that you arrive on time
  • Passengers need to be physically fit enough to stand for the duration of the flight (an hour) as well as jump unassisted from a chair to the ground (this would be the feeling of a bumpy landing should we have one).
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required if selecting option with transfer
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
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Sam0802 wrote a review Mar 2020
Pretoria, South Africa28 contributions3 helpful votes
What a super experience and a lovely way to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary with a friendly and professional team from Bill Harrop's Original Balloon Safaris. The delicious champagne breakfast ended the morning perfectly!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Mindy_Jennings wrote a review Mar 2020
Devon, Pennsylvania8 contributions1 helpful vote
This was a trip that exceeded all of our expectations. Booking from overseas can be tough but Nancy was so friendly and helpful and made sure everything went through as planned Arriving at 5:15 in the morning, we we greeted by the awesome site of the four balloons being
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Lucy D wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom13 contributions1 helpful vote
A unique experience from start to finish! From initial trepidation to being in awe of the view of South Africa at dawn - we thoroughly enjoyed and would recommend this trip. Bill Harrop’s team were professional, friendly and knowledgeable, working hard to ensure the whole
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Andrea Dijzel wrote a review Feb 2020
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Absolutely. It was an amazing sunrise flight, funny as hell captain (Captain Harman) & delicious breakfast! Thank you very
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Date of experience: February 2020
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John wrote a review Feb 2020
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Enjoyable. Safe. Experienced aeronaughts. Awesome breakfast and famous porridge. Pricey but worth every cent. Highly recommended.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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AMAZING!!!!!!
Words can’t describe this experience!!!It will literally blow you away:)Something you just have to experience for y
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Wow wow😊
Beautiful! Breathtaking experience :-)! A once in a lifetime experience that everyone must experience ❤👌😊
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An excellent company
Bill Harrop's is an excellent company! Every attention is given to smallest details, the premises are beautiful, th
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stephaniedewet
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A bucket list must-do!
Stunning scenery. The friendliest staff. Delicious breakfast. Overall a most enjoyable experience. Bill Harrops Ba
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Magical morning in the skies
We absolutely loved our Hot Air Balloon Adventure with Bill Harrop’s Original Hot Air Balloon Safari. The staff wer
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Balloon Trip over the Magaliesberg South Africa
We had an amazing Balloon trip experience on the 24 December 2019. It set the tone for our Christmas Celebrations.
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Heavenely View
This was a most fantastic experience, from the start to the finish. Passionate, professional people always makes f
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Amazing Experience
Thank you to the Bill Harrop's Team for an unforgettable experience!! You will definitely see us again in the futur
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ELSAL859
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UP-UP AND AWAY - AS FREE AS A BIRD
Most fantastic experience from start to end. The staff, the flight itself, the food.... and the view from high-up
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Meander19798548870
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Amazing
The service and experience was amazing .A definite must , The Captain Nick , took us on journey , which included h
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Cleomurray
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Ballooning experience to remember forever!
Just as the salty, seasoned sea captain navigates the oceans, Bill Harrop navigates the skies. We had the opportuni
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Mr Levisons
Enjoyed myself in my first ever ride,they Captain/pilot wasn’t amazing without his jokes that really helped to calm
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Dinah M
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Awesome...breathtaking <3
Was just an amazing experience...I loved the sunrise was just beautiful!. The quietness was We just love it!
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anettewodrich
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Lifting into the skies
It was my husband's 65th birthday, so needed something diffrent. It certianly did the trick! Any chance that you wo
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Bill Harrop's Air Ballooning
It was a great life experience and I already have ,and still will in future recommend you guys to everyone I know.
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