$299 for Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two Over Pennsylvania Countryside from U.S. Hot Air Balloon Team ($498 Value)

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Jose R. ·
Reviewed April 15, 2013
ride was great! staff was great! day was fantastic!!


Andrea B. · 2 reviews
Reviewed September 30, 2012
OMG! Such a wonderful experience. The whole team was wonderful!


Sheridan A. ·
Reviewed July 11, 2012
Great ride looking forward to doing it again.

What You'll Get

Before Charles Schultz created blimps, early balloon rides were attempted by tying deer to a large wicker basket and hoping they would achieve flight by calling them Prancer, Vixen, and Wolf Blitzen. Achieve a more successful form of aeronautical travel with today's Groupon: for $299, you get admission for two on a hot air balloon ride over the Pennsylvania countryside from U.S. Hot Air Balloon Team(a $498 value). Balloon flights depart from locations in Bird in Hand and Pottstown.

Since 1987, the aerial specialists at U.S. Hot Air Balloon Team have used hot air balloons to whisk passengers away on a safe and enjoyable journey that serenely floats over historic farms, villages, and forests. With this deal, you get a ride on one of the U.S. Hot Air Balloon Team's flights, including a journey over Amish Country, Brandywine Wyeth Country, Dutch Country, or Valley Forge (Bucks County flight is not included). Lofty travels begin at the launch site where voracious voyagers can assist with the inflation of their balloons, each of which has been maintained and inspected for optimal performance in accordance with the Federal Aviation Administration regulations.

Once aloft, airborne adventurers can spot views such as the Philadelphia skyline, the rolling countryside, and friendly winged-Siberian tigers from a bird's-eye perspective. An FAA-certified pilot will guide the balloon in an effortless drift at the same speed as the surrounding air, eliminating risks of motion sickness and any wind-chill factor. Passengers enjoy a champagne toast and refreshments after their one-hour skyway sojourn, and picture-taking enthusiasts are encouraged to bring their cameras along for snapping brag-worthy photos.

A typical flight lasts about an hour, and includes 4–10 people. Flights are offered year-round, with rides launching at sunrise, or for those who sleep late, at the end of the day before sunset.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Apr 1, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Reservation required; subject to availability and weather conditions. 72hr cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Must use in 1 visit, no cash back. Not valid with other offers. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About U.S. Hot Air Balloon Team

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