Our exclusive sunrise flight over the Yarra Valley includes a one hour private flight for two with bottle of Domain Chandon on board followed by a sumptuous champagne breakfast at a 5 star hotel. This is the ultimate romantic experience!!
The Yarra Valley is one of Victoria's most spectacular winery regions. Let the breeze usher you along the corridors of grape vines and over the Yarra River as you take in the breathtaking views of mountains that surround the valley.
On the morning of your flight you will be met at your hotel half an hour before first light (you will be advised of the exact time the evening before your flight). Your pilot will give you a short briefing. You will then be transported to the launch site where you may help with the launch, orstand back and take pictures.
Then away we go, drifting gently over the countryside in our beautiful balloon. Your flight will last for approximately one hour and you can enjoy a bottle of Chandon sparkling wine in-flight.
After we make our final landing and pack the balloon away, we head back to we head back to Yarra Valley’s finest hotel, Chateau Yering and toast our morning's flight with a glass or two of Chandon whilst enjoying breakfast.
NOTE: The 2013 - 2014 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2013 - 31st March 2014. The 2014 - 2015 season rates commence on the 1st April 2014.
Yarra Valley, situated only 50 minutes from Melbourne’s city centre. Complimentary transfers are available from every city motel/hotel.
We fly in the Yarra Valley every day (weather permitting). Bookings are essential, please book in advance to avoid disappointment
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
This package is for two very special people. It will be just you, your special somebody and your pilot.
You should be able to climb into the basket and stand for the hour's flight. Please let us know if you have any medical conditions such as back problems. Unfortunately, we are unable to fly any ladies who are 12 weeks pregnant.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Please wear clothes that are suitable for for hiking such as sturdy shoes, warm socks, a cap, and sunglasses. We meet before sunrise so depending on the time of year and weather, it can be extremely cold. Generally it will not be any colder in the air during the flight than on the ground, so wear layered clothing that can be removed as the day warms up.
The burners can radiate heat so a hat is recommended. Your feet can get wet and cold in the early morning dew, you may like to bring a change of socks. High-heeled shoes are not suitable and don't forget your camera along.
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"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
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We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
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Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
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