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Start The Year Off On An Adventurous Note

There’s something magical about balloon tours. The feeling of being flown just above tree top height with panoramic views enhances the experience to a whole new level. As the year comes to an end, why not close it off by booking a flight with Air to Air Africa, or...

Ride in a hot air balloon this festive season

Are you looking for holiday activity ideas to do for the festive season with your loved ones? Why not treat them to a ride in a hot air balloon from Air to Air Africa and get the opportunity to see the landscapes and enjoy panoramic views of the Cradle of Humankind, a...

Explore new heights in a hot air balloon in South Africa

Is flying in a hot air balloon in South Africa on your bucket list? What better way to experience the outdoors in the South African sunrise than to do it through hot air ballooning? Air to Air Africa is committed to giving you a memorable experience with flights for...

Welcome Spring 2018 with a balloon flight experience 

Hot air balloon flight anyone? Spring is within eye shot and the time to get out of our winter rut and into the many available outdoor adventures is closer than we can imagine. What better way to get outside, spend time with friends and loved ones, take a couple of...

Gift yourself a hot air balloon experience this Autumn

It’s amazing how the bag above the basket (gondola) of a hot air balloon is called an “envelope”. What’s wonderful about the analogy above is that a balloon ride can be presented as a gift or a boost to corporate team morale, like a present or reward in an envelope. A...

Hot air ballooning an experience and adventure at any group size

Up, up and away…. Or at least “away” for 45 minutes to an hour, on one of our hot air balloon tours. If you aren’t afraid of heights or you want to conquer the fear, then what better way is there other than taking a morning off to indulge your lifetime memory bank...

Flying in a hot air balloon is an experience of a lifetime

On a scale of aeroplane and hot air balloon flight, the latter seems like a far easier skill and makes it seem like something anyone can master, but is it really? Flying a hot air balloon requires a pilot’s license, so it clearly isn’t as simple as borrowing a...

Blow the family away with a balloon experience in Cape Town

December is the perfect time to experience adventure with family. The timing is perfect; parents have closed shop from their daily rat race, children have wrapped the academic year and holiday options and activity are plentiful. Throughout the year, individuals and...

What’s on your family bucket list for December Holidays

December is the perfect time to experience adventure with family. The timing is perfect; parents have closed shop from their daily rat race, children have wrapped the academic year and holiday options and activity are plentiful. Throughout the year, individuals and...

Hot air ballooning in CT is the experience of a lifetime

The Mother City, as Cape Town is affectionately known, continuously brags about an endless list of exciting things to do, now including a hot air balloon experience. On the ground level, Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world – imagine what it will...

Your First Hot Air Balloon Experience? What to Know Safety Wise.

A hot air balloon experience is loads of fun; however, safety is still of the utmost importance. There are significant safety procedures that should be adhered to always, as well as what to wear that one should know ahead of their first-time flight. While it’s easy to...

Why Is Champagne Associated With Balloon Flight?

To honor a long-lived ballooning tradition whilst surrounded by the beauty of nature, a glass of champagne is shared with guests, and who doesn’t love a glass of bubbly? Like Mark Twain said, “Too much of anything is bad, but too much champagne is just right.” More...

Add Hot Air Ballooning To Your Holiday List

Of all the rich and beautiful experiences South Africa has to offer on holiday, there’s something special about a hot air balloon ride that expands on the typical game drive or cultural experience. When looking for a weekend pastime or planning a more elaborate...

Experience A Balloon Flight with Someone Special

Experiencing a balloon flight with someone special comes with many benefits for your relationship. Did you know? Research has shown that one of the major reasons why relationships fall apart is because couples do not spend enough quality time together. They do not...

Hot Air Balloon flight takes off from Glenburn Lodge

Our Johannesburg hot air balloon flight takes off from Glenburn Lodge, a private game reserve located in the Cradle of Humankind. Glenburn Lodge & Spa is situated very close to both Johannesburg and Pretoria (about 30 minutes from either) in the Cradle of...

Hot air balloon in Gauteng…the ultimate adventure.

Book your hot air ballooning experience and cruise across the landscapes and enjoy panoramic views of our heritage sites with hot air balloon rentals in Gauteng. “Come fly with me, let’s fly, let’s fly away…” We can see your fingers snapping and feet tapping to the...

Hot air balloon operators take flight in Cape Town.

For the ultimate views across the African Cape coastline, hot air balloon operators’ Air to Air Africa, are inflated to announce the official launch of the ultimate hot air ballooning experience now available in the Western Cape. With its home base located in the...

Hot air balloon gifts. Celebrating #DisabilityRights.

You will leave an indelible mark on the souls of your loved ones with special needs through hot air balloon gifts. Says Eddie Jacobs, pilot at Air to Air Africa, the only balloon operators in South Africa with seating: “We’ve been privileged to fly a multitude of...

Balloon flights in South Africa. Launching in the cold.

If you’re not sure how to create an unforgettable anniversary over the upcoming autumn and winter months, you’ll be delighted to learn that the colder weather conditions are perfect for hot air balloon flights in South Africa. The reason for...

Hot air balloon party | Family moments this holiday

Indulge in a completely unique experience and create photo album moments this upcoming holiday season with a hot air balloon party for the entire family. Conveniently close to the Lanseria International Airport, Air to Air Africa offers daily sunrise flights for the...

Hot air ballooning | Things to do on the weekend

Hot air ballooning SA is a hot topic on everyone’s lips right now, especially since the recent feature of Air to Air Africa Hot Air Balloon Operators by @WhereJosieGoes on The Weekend Edition TV show. So if you’re staying in Gauteng for the December holidays and...

Hot Air Ballooning SA | Holiday Celebrations

As the holiday fast approaches, explore hot air ballooning options in SA to celebrate the upcoming festive season and keep the team and family together. Not to mention that a balloon flight makes for an unrivalled Christmas or milestone birthday gift! Be totally...

Hot Air Ballooning. Bosses Day

Thank your superiors suitably by booking a hot air ballooning experience for your boss to celebrate Boss’s Day on 16 October. Your boss plays a pivotal role in your personal and professional development and hot air balloon gifts provide a wonderful opportunity to show...

Hot Air Ballooning. Spoil Your Secretary

Thank your secretary who works tirelessly behind the scenes with an unforgettable hot air ballooning experience this Secretary’s Day, the 7th of September. Your secretary is most likely the backbone of your company, the one who runs a tight ship with grace and...

Hot air Balloon Gifts. Celebrating Women’s Day

As we celebrate Women’s Day, you could show the ladies in your life just how much you appreciate them by spoiling them with hot air balloon gifts. We quote extracts from testimonials of Air to Africa clients who shared their balloon experience: “… it was like riding...

Corporate Adventures on Hot Air Balloons|What to do for Eid

If you’re still not sure what to do for Eid, then why not consider corporate adventures on hot air balloons? This kind of activity is festive enough for such a significant occasion, but not so exhausting that it will deplete those already low energy levels. Besides,...

Hot Air Balloon Party. Celebrating Africa From The Air

Hot air balloon party – celebrating Africa from the air There could be no better way to celebrate Africa day on 25 May than with a hot air balloon party over the cradle of mankind south Africa. The cradle of mankind south Africa is one of only 8 must-see world...

Hot Air Ballooning Back to our Roots

Not only does Air to Air Africa join the country in celebrating the last 22 years of our emancipation, Air to Air Africa ballooning adventures celebrates the return to our roots at Glenburn Lodge and Spa where together the past forged our future in offering first...

Mother’s Day ideas & autumn activities to warm her heart

Finding a Mother’s Day gift idea that reflects the warmth and appreciation of the maternal bonds we cherish in our lives is not always simple to find. As the South African autumn months approach they bring with them the celebration of Mother’s Day with Mother’s day...

How to start an event planning business – Take to the air.

Events planning start-ups find themselves in a competitive marketplace, where the landscape is shaped by a high supply: demand ratio. When considering the establishment of an eventing and events panning business, entrepreneurs need to identify unique selling...

Valentines day ideas for him. Valentines day ideas for her.

Valentines Day gift ideas can be a tough challenge when trying to find the perfect way to spoil your significant other on the annual Saint Valentines Day. As if finding the best Valentines Day gift wasn’t enough pressure. In a perfect world, the best Valentines Day...

Take New Year Team Building To New Heights With Corporate Flights

Sweep your team of employees off their feet, take your organisations team building to new heights and soar into the New Year with a corporate hot air balloon team building excursions across the skies of Johannesburg. A sure way to motivate your employees and break the...

Hot Air Balloon Christmas Present Ideas

We all know (and love) someone, who on an annual basis stretches your imagination by having to find them Christmas present ideas that are awe-inspiring, better than last year and will leave them feeling loved. Look no further than Hot air balloon rides to make their...

Up Up and Away: Hot air balloon party

Celebrate growing up by going up, up and away with a hot air balloon party, an affordable and meaningful 18th or 21st birthday party idea or birthday gift idea for a 40th, 50th or 60th birthday milestone. A hot air balloon party is one of the most unique ways to...

Office team building ideas for spring

Corporate team building with Air to Air Africa Office team building ideas for spring, hot air balloon rides are a must. With spring in the air every successful business is looking for the best office team building ideas. A time for team collaboration and some fun. We...