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Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley


Picture This Ballooning - Melbourne and Yarra Valley
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Fly in a hot air balloon over the city of Melbourne or the beautiful Yarra Valley. Experience the wonders of the oldest form of human flight, moving majestically through the skies as the world awakens below you. Picture This Ballooning have been...more
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25 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9429 0277
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I wanted to say what a sheer delight it was to go for a balloon ride with Picture This Ballooning yesterday - I was gifted this ride for my 21st birthday last year as I’ve always had a love for hot air balloons and I...More

Thank Zach M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Viktor was an extremely knowledgeable pilot and it was worth it to also include the breakfast as he shared his life stories of pre-pilot life and pilot life. Very beautiful views over yarra valley and a must see!

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very happy I got over my initial nerves and decided to go ahead with this hot air balloon ride! After a 4am wake-up we met at the Sofitel in the city, where we received tea, coffee and an initial briefing. The crew chose a route...More

Thank Liz R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ballooning over the CBD of Melbourne was a truly wonderful experience. Stunning view of the city and incredibly quiet, An adventure in the hands of excellent expertise,followed by a really enjoyable breakfast in a venue still up in the air! Perfect. Thank you Peter and...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve spent a great day with my fiancée in the balloon trip. Ben talked about details and explained everything explicitly with me with email. Thanks for the friendly staff, everything got well prepared when we arrived. Lovely day x.

Thank wyp3004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing experience! I was unsure what to expect and a little nervous but I would do this again tomorrow. From start to finish the trip was exceptionally well organised with clear directions and instructions. Nick and Pete looked after us well and the serenity...More

Thank Jools850
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the best experiences I have ever had. My husband bought me this as a birthday present and we did it together. Victor was our pilot and he was so professional and efficient, we felt really at ease. Thanks Picture This Ballooning...More

Thank Keirston J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous time this morning. Everything was very well organised and the information provided before the event was great and easy to follow. Thanks to Viktor and Peter for making it a very enjoyable time! Cheers, Lauren and Cam.

Thank Lauren A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Sept. of 2018 we took a hot air balloon ride with Picture This Ballooning. There is a reason why they are listed as number one! It was a phenomenal ride, probably the highlight of our trip to Australia. Luckily, we had perfect weather. Granted,...More

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Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband and I took the Melbourne flight. Our Pilot was Victor and his assistant (can’t remember his name) were so efficient and professional. Their step by step instructions were clear and concise which made us feel safe and had nothing to worry about.It was...More

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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8 December 2017|
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Response from Damian C |
Hi there MiniTina A refund is absolutely available if you are unable to reschedule your flight Check out the terms and conditions in the Picture This Ballooning website for details ! Cheers Damian Crock CEO Picture... More
Amy C
18 September 2017|
Response from TeamPTB | Property representative |
Hi Amy! Currently we have flights open throughout the holiday period except for Christmas Day and New Year's Day (Jan 1) so could definitely book you in for December 22! You can choose whether you fly just the two of you... More
10 April 2017|
Response from TeamPTB | Property representative |
Yes we do :) Tripadvisor doesn't allow us to type it here, so if you google Picture This Ballooning you will find it. Or it is on our Tripadvisor page. Let us know if you don't find it.