Discover the fun, adventure and romance of flying in a Hot Air Balloon during this private sixty-minute airborne adventure over Chicagoland.
Your experience gift begins when you meet your Pilot and Crew at the launch location near Elgin, IL. You and your guest will start off helping with the inflation of the balloon's envelope at Sunrise or just before Sunset. Once Pilot determines that the balloon is ready , you will then climb into the basket as the Pilot continues to heat the air inside the balloon's envelope. When it becomes "lighter than air" the Balloon will ascend to the approximate height of the Willis (Sears) Tower, over 1,000 feet! Enjoy breathtaking views of the beautiful Illinois landscape below - so don't forget your camera!
Upon landing, you'll enjoy a traditional champagne toast together before helping the Pilot and Crew pack up the balloon and head back to the original launch location. So whether you'e looking for a unique gift or for a way to celebrate a special occasion, this Balloon Flight is the ticket!