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What You'll Get
Certified aeronauts guide colorful inflatables over sweeping landscapes before landing to champagne toast and breakfast
Choose Between Two Options
- $79 for a hot air balloon ride for one child aged 4–10 (a $175 value)
- $105 for a hot air balloon ride for one adult (a $175 value)<p>
One hour before sunrise, voyagers meet at the convention center at the Radisson Resort Orlando Celebration, where the flight team greets them for their balloon ride. Passengers watch as the balloon fills with hot air before it lifts them skyward for a 60-minute tour of the Florida countryside. Once aboard, the ride features views of the region’s nature preserves, Walt Disney World, and the distant urban skyline. Upon touchdown, riders cap their adventure with a buffet breakfast and a commemorative flight certificate, with guests 21 and older toasting one another with a glass of champagne.<p>
This Groupon is not valid toward use on the weekends until June 8, 2013.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Jan 29, 2014. Amount paid never expires. 48hr cancellation notice required, or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Must be 4 or older; all passengers under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult. Not valid for pregnant women. Subject to availability and weather conditons. Must sign waiver. Appointment required at least 21 days in advance. Must be 21 in order to consume alcohol. Valid for up to two kids, age 4-10. Not Valid on Holidays. Not valid on weekends until 6/8/13. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Orlando Balloon Rides
During 29 years of drifting through the Florida skies, Orlando Balloon Rides had already amassed an impressive fleet of gargantuan flying inflatables when a new balloon arrived. The product of an ambitious factory in Spain, the newcomer holds more than 400,000 cubic feet of hot air and stands as tall as an 11-story building. Four times the size of the average hot air inflatable, it's among the most massive hot air balloons currently flown in the United States.
Now reigning as a popular vessel for the company's sunrise tours, the mammoth balloon can fly away with a basket of 24 passengers as it commands the skies, dwarfing most clouds and giving the Goodyear Blimp an identity crisis. From any of Orlando Balloon Rides' baskets, passengers take in high-altitude views of Walt Disney World and the city's skyline, sights visitors rarely get to see from above. Each of the company's hot air balloons is piloted by an FAA-certified pilot who also serves as a knowledgeable narrator of the scenery below.