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Ballooning Canterbury - Hot Air Balloon Rides

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Amazing Experience!

This was definitely the highlight of our trip in NZ! We were unlucky the first day we wanted to fly... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2012
nickguthe
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Singapore, Singapore
What an amazing fly!

It is our first ballooning in our life. We feel so lucky and happy to have Michael as our pilot for... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2012
Ivan D
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Taipei, Taiwan
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Escape to a world of peace and tranquillity. Hot Air Ballooning is a magical experience and a flight with Ballooning Canterbury offers panoramic views across the fertile Canterbury Plains to the Southern Alps. There is nothing quite so romantic and...more
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2126 Bealey Road | Rd 2, Darfield 7572, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 December 2012

This was definitely the highlight of our trip in NZ! We were unlucky the first day we wanted to fly due to unsuitable weather conditions. We called Michael and was very pleased to know that the flight was available for the next day. The flying...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2012

It is our first ballooning in our life. We feel so lucky and happy to have Michael as our pilot for this fly, because he is a very skilled ballooning pilot and represents NZ to win a sport ballooning prize in Australia. During almost one...More

2  Thank Ivan D
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Neil and I had the most awesome balloon ride with Michael from Ballooning Canterbury. The scenery was absolutely spectacular. We left from Terrace Downs and went down the Rakaia River Gorge landing on farmland on the Methven side of the river. It had snowed on...More

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Chonglt C
27 November 2017|
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Response from Michael O | Property representative |
Hi $395 Adults $320 Child 12 under 1 hour flight Champagne light snack after flight Photos are free allow 4-5 hrs
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kitmien
18 February 2017|
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Response from Michael O | Property representative |
Depending on what time of year it is. In April you are back in Christchurch by 10:00 am.
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rohitc96
20 November 2016|
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Response from Michael O | Property representative |
allow 4-5 hours from leaving Christchurch. If you stay locally 3.5 hrs.
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