Hot air balloon rides shatter the stork community's monopoly on carrying humans in baskets. Democratize the skies with this Groupon.
$139 for Hot Air Balloon Ride for One (Up to $279.99 Value)
On three-hour morning or afternoon excursions, guests spend one hour as high as to 2,000 feet in the air, where they can snap photos of panoramic views. The trip also includes a preflight briefing and balloon setup, as well as retrieval from the landing site and postflight pack-up. Each visitor receives complementary beverages with a souvenir balloon cup and, upon request, a personalized flight certificate.
Gentle Breeze Hot Air Balloon Co.
At Gentle Breeze Hot Air Balloon Co., a team of commercially rated, FAA-certified pilots whisk passengers skyward on journeys over southern Ohio and northern Kentucky. One-hour flights take off from Warren County Airport and travel as high as to 2,000 feet, where visitors can take in panoramic views and snap pictures. Retrieval crews track each trek from the ground and transport guests back to their meeting location.
Along with standard flights, Gentle Breeze’s team hosts specialties such as private couples flights followed by champagne toasts, Hummer or Escalade limo rides to launch sites, and voyages over Cincinnati and Dayton’s metro areas. The captains also lead balloon rides over passengers’ houses and the homes of their enemies, and enliven soirees with brief sightseeing rides that reach 100 feet.