Fly sky high with a balloon flight over Melbourne.
Get a new perspective on Melbourne with a hot air balloon flight over the city at sunrise. Float over famous sporting arenas, the tallest skyscrapers and the Yarra River as the city wakes up.
If you’re looking for a gentle adventure, check out our guide to the best hot air ballooning.
Hot air ballooning deals in Melbourne
|Extra 10% off your order||Get extra 10% off on orders like sightseeing cruises, abseiling, dining, hot air ballooning, quadbiking, scenic flights, helicopter rides, flying lessons, classic car hire, driving and rally car experiences and more. T&Cs apply.||
Show code RE****
After the store tab opens, come back to copy the code
|Up to 67% off: daily experience deals||Valid on select experiences across Australia including skydiving, driving, go karting, sailing, hot air ballooning, diving, and more.||
|2-for-1 experiences and activities||Buy one get one free on a range of experiences across Australia. Offers change regularly, but often include sightseeing cruises, abseiling, dining, hot air ballooning, quadbiking, scenic flights, helicopter rides, flying lessons, classic car hire, driving and rally car experiences and more.||
|Up to 30% off flying experiences||Valid on select dates and experiences like hot air ballooning, helicopter scenic flight, skydiving, flying lessons and more. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Hunter Valley, Great Ocean Road and more. T&Cs apply.||
|Up to $49 off hot air balloon rides across Australia||Valid for travel on select dates. Enjoy the sighting of Yarra Valley and Australia's numerous wonderful environments. T&C's apply.||
|$10 off your next order||Join the RedBalloon newsletter for $10 off your next order.||
Where can I do hot air ballooning in Melbourne?
You can experience your hot air balloon ride in either the Melbourne CBD or the Yarra Valley. Most experiences mentioned include hotel transfers from the city to the launch site.
Our top picks: Hot air ballooning you can book now:
Best for price: Hot Air Balloon Yarra Valley from Adrenaline
- Drift over the countryside for an hour in a hot air balloon
- All ballooning equipment and a transfer vehicle from the site are included
- End the morning with a gourmet breakfast at 5-star Yarra Valley Lodge for just $380
Best for value: Yarra Valley balloon flight and winery tour from Viator
- Make a day of it in the Yarra Valley with a sunrise hot air balloon flight and winery tour
- Enjoy a sparkling wine breakfast
- All-inclusive tour of four of the Yarra Valley's best known wineries
- Includes lunch with vineyard views at Balgownie Estate for just $565
Best for views: Hot Air Balloon Melbourne CBD from Adrenaline
- Enjoy a view of the sunrise over Melbourne
- See popular city sights from the air
- Includes a champagne breakfast at the Sofitel Hotel
Best for experience length: Flight over Melbourne and Yarra Valley winery tour from City Discovery
- See it all in one day with a combination flight and winery tour
- Experience a hot air balloon flight over Melbourne at sunrise
- Enjoy wine tasting in the Yarra Valley including a tour at Domaine Chandon
- Lunch at Balgownie Estate with wine pairing
- Total tour time is 12.5 hours
Hot air ballooning companies compared
|Booking company||Price||Locations||Extras/inclusions available|