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Balloon Aloft Hunter Valley Day Tours

Corner of Broke Road & Wine Country Drive, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4990 9242
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Balloon Aloft took to the skies for the first time back in 1980 becoming Australia’s very first hot air ballooning company. With over 30 years experience in providing the ultimate flight experience, Balloon Aloft has been recognised with numerous national, state and regional tourism awards including many Best Adventure Tourism Operator awards. A family run company, Balloon Aloft is dedicated to providing the very best ballooning adventure to each and every passenger.
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Corner of Broke Road & Wine Country Drive, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4990 9242
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"champagne breakfast"
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"perfect morning"
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"watching the sunrise"
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"hunter valley"
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Reviewed yesterday

Was an unforgettable experience for my partner and I. We even witnessed a proposal in the basket! Fantastic staff and crew. Very pleasant and entertaining from start to finish. Would highly recommend to anyone and would go back a second time myself.

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Reviewed yesterday

This is a must do on your bucket list. Absolutely amazing. So gentle and peaceful. The staff are amazing. 100% professional, safety is their 1st priority, followed by customer service. These guys are the best. If you are arrogant, please don’t go, these guys are...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Great views from the valley, with sunrise. The entire experience was amazing, I would highly recommend it.

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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent Friendly Professional Team at Balloon Aloft. The views were beautiful and the balloon ride was exhilarating!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Balloon Aloft Hunter Valley Day Tours is absolutely so professional and yet so casual that any feelings of trepidation were washed away. We had just the best time floating through the air and a landing that was as soft as cotton balls. The breakfast,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The balloon flight was amazing & very safe. We had beautiful weather on the day and an amazing view of hunter valley!! Staff were awesome,breakfast and wine was provided after the amazing flight. After breakfast my partner took me around the vine yard with a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

From the online booking onward the whole expedition was professional, extremely well narrated and a thrilling conclusion to our weekend in the Hunter Valley. The team were very educational, friendly and gave everyone 100% feeling of confidence in their ability to deliver a magic experience....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed the entire Hot Ballroom ride very much. It was a good experience, very well coordinated by the professional staffers at Balloon Aloft! A must do in Australia, whichever part you are in.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Highly recommended. Views are spectacular and an unforgettable experience, the champagne breakfast afterwards wasn’t bad either ;)

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My review is probably slightly skewed because I received the most romantic down-on-one-knee proposal!My fiancé organised the VIP balloon ride and wow wee did we feel like VIPs! Everything and everyone from start to finish was perfect. Our pilot was Sam. He was absolutely fantastic....More

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Jennifer V
27 March 2018|
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Response from Balloon_Aloft | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, The meeting time is determined the evening prior to the flight and is dependent on the time of sunrise as well as the early morning forecast. Once you are booked to fly you will be give a number to call the... More
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Jennifer V
27 March 2018|
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Response from Balloon_Aloft | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, The meeting time is determined the evening prior to the flight and is dependent on the time of sunrise as well as the early morning forecast. Once you are booked to fly you will be give a number to call the... More
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Shannon D
21 March 2018|
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Response from Balloon_Aloft | Property representative |
Hi Shannon, Thanks for your questions. We currently have space available on all of the days you have mentioned. Balloon flights are always weather dependent. In the event that your flight was cancelled due to unsuitable... More
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