Hot air ballooning in Perth: A guide to the top experiences, locations and deals
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Looking to take a romantic weekend to the skies? Or want to give the kids an experience they won't forget? Well, Windward Balloon Adventures has you covered. Not only do three decades of experience go into every flight, but guests are treated to a courtesy breakfast afterwards.
This guide is your complete A-Z on the ins and outs of hot air ballooning in Perth.
Where can I book a hot air ballooning experience in Perth and surrounding areas?
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Our top picks: Hot air ballooning experiences you can book now in Perth
Hot Air Ballooning over Avon Valley from RedBalloon
Best for: Catching the sunrise
Hot Air Ballooning in Perth over the weekend from Adrenaline
Best for: Views
Hot Air Ballooning in Perth during the week from Adrenaline
Best for: Price
Hot air ballooning in Perth: Compare experiences, locations and more
|Company||Location||Duration||Extras/inclusions||Where to book|
|Hot Air Ballooning over Avon Valley||Avon Valley||45 - 60 minutes||RedBalloon|
|Hot Air Ballooning in Perth over the weekend||Avon Valley||45 - 60 minutes||Adrenaline|
|Hot Air Ballooning in Perth during the week||Avon Valley||45 - 60 minutes||Adrenaline|
Hot air ballooning deals
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Frequently asked questions about hot air ballooning in Perth
Where can I do hot air ballooning in Perth?
Avon Valley: 60-90 minutes outside of Perth. The meeting spot is Northam Airfield.
How much can I expect to pay for a hot air ballooning experience?
You can expect to pay around $300-$350 for the full experience. This usually includes breakfast and morning tea.
How do I get to the Avon Valley from Perth?
If you're driving, you can reach Avon Valley in about an hour.
What do I wear/bring?
Windward Balloon Adventures asks guests to wear enclosed shoes, sunglasses, a hat and a scarf. Although there is no wind, the temperatures in the Avon Valley can be quite cool.
Are there any restrictions on who can fly?
Flying in a hot air balloon doesn't require any prior experience or fitness. You will have to be able to stand for the entire duration of the flight and have the ability to enter and exit the basket. Women who are over 14 weeks pregnant are not allowed to fly and those who have had a recent back or leg injury should contact the provider prior to booking.
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