Watch the sunrise as you glide over the heritage city of Ipswich on a 1-hour hot air balloon flight. Located just 30-minutes west of Queensland's capital city Brisbane, Ipswich offers the best of both worlds with a mix of both country and city views. You'll experience uninterrupted views over the Scenic Rim and Somerset regions with the Great Dividing Range as a backdrop. This unforgettable sunrise balloon flight is topped off with a delicious hot breakfast and a commemorative flight certificate.
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Stop At: Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, 259 Junction Rd, Karalee QLD 4306, Australia
Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights provides a boutique hot air ballooning experience showcasing spectacular city & country views of the Greater Brisbane region encompassing Ipswich, Scenic Rim & Somerset countryside whilst aloft in a balloon wicker basket for an approx 1 hour flight time. How program takes 3 - 4 hours however.
Duration: 1 hour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Children (6 - 12 years) must be accompanied by an adult. No infants allowed.
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- Disabled passengers are able to balloon, although limitations do apply due to the Civil Aviation and Safety Authority (CASA) regulations. CASA requires that all passengers are able to embark and disembark a balloon basket unassisted for safety reasons. No wheelchair facilities are available. Disabled persons participating in the balloon flight do so at their own risk and the company accepts no liability for any damage or injury caused. As the flight is for approximately 1 hour, passengers must be able to stand unaided for the duration of the flight. (ie: no additional aids such as seats, walkers, sticks or crutches are permitted in the basket). If in doubt, an able bodied person (friend or relative) must accompany the "slightly infirm" passenger.
- Weight notification: For flight manifest purposes all passengers’ names and estimated weights (in kilograms). Please advise the booking office if any client is over 90 kilograms, or have any medical issues. As weight is an important factor in a hot air balloon; passengers weighing 115 Kg or over attracts a 50% surcharge. Due to safety factors passengers over 130kg cannot participate in hot air ballooning.
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Please refer to Floating Images website for all Covid 19 safety details
- Served breakfast
- Professional guide
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Flight certificate
- Entry/Admission - Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights
- Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
- Brisbane's CBD Hotel pickup and drop-off (additional charge $50/person, minimum of 2 people, payable direct to tour operator)
1: Brisbane QLD, Australia
2: Ipswich Visitor Information Centre, 14 Queen Victoria Parade, Ipswich QLD 4305, Australia
Traveler pickup is offered
If passengers require Brisbane CBD accommodation venue transfers from any of the listed or from your nominated Brisbane CBD venue - a minimum 2 people per booking applies with an additional cost of $60 per person ie $120 minimum for 2 payable direct to the operator/ driver on the morning. Must be separately pre-booked direct with the operator. Brisbane pickups will be 45 - 50 minutes prior to the Ipswich nominated meeting/departure time.
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID SAFE PLANS & RESTRICTIONS, THE OPERATOR IS UNABLE TO PROVIDE BRISBANE TRANSFERS AT THIS TIME.
PASSENGERS CAN ARRANGE SELF DRIVE OPTIONS - OWN CAR, FRIEND OR FAMILY MEMBER, HIRE CAR, UBER, DIDI, OLA OR STAY CLOSER TO THE MEETING POINT IN IPSWICH OVERNIGHT.
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
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