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Gold Coast: Hot Air Balloon Ride with Breakfast and Bubbly

1. Gold Coast: Hot Air Balloon Ride with Breakfast and Bubbly

Enjoy a panoramic morning ride with an expert crew, before toasting a glass of bubbly at breakfast and touring a vineyard. Start your morning with pickup in an air-conditioned bus from select Gold Coast hotels and head out to the launch site. Watch the impressive balloon inflate and snap some photos before taking flight. Take in panoramic views of the Gold Coast skyline, hinterland, and surrounding mountain ranges. Once you gently touch back down, have a laugh with pack-up games before a short drive to the vineyard for a champagne breakfast on the veranda of the grand homestead. Toast a glass of bubbly and enjoy a delicious feast. Take some time afterwards to explore the vineyard and taste some other wines. Conclude the tour with hotel drop-off, or opt to be dropped off at the theme park.

From Gold Coast: Hot Air Balloon Ride & Winery Tour Full-Day

2. From Gold Coast: Hot Air Balloon Ride & Winery Tour Full-Day

A spectacular balloon inflation is just the start of this exciting experience. To begin, you'll meet your friendly and fun crew, before floating up to watch the sunrise over the rolling hills of the majestic Gold Coast hinterland. Enjoy sweeping views of Tamborine Mountain and Lamington National Park. To the east, see the shimmering tall towers of the Gold Coast skyline The Hinterland is a specially chosen location that provides the opportunity to fly higher than coastal flights. More stable and reliable weather conditions mean many more flying days per year. To top your special morning off, relax with a glass of crisp, cold sparkling bubbles and enjoy a delicious hot breakfast in the charming ambiance of O'Reilly's Vineyard's historic Grand Homestead with its high ceilings and wide relaxing verandahs. Stroll through the grounds and the tranquil setting or enjoy a visit and complimentary tastings at the cellar door all included as part of your tour. After breakfast, you will join a fun and truly memorable small-group wine tour of the wine country. You’ll visit four charming boutique wineries and get to indulge in lunch at of them. Listen to stories and learn about local history, culture, and winemaking. Discover and savor new experiences while tasting some of the region’s most celebrated wines.

Springbrook Nat'l Park: Rainforest Walk and Air Balloon Ride

3. Springbrook Nat'l Park: Rainforest Walk and Air Balloon Ride

Enjoy an enchanting afternoon exploring Springbrook National Park. Venture to the Natural Bridge and see 5 different waterfalls along the way, including Purling Brook Falls. Board a hot air balloon and soar over the spectacular Hinterland. Delight in a champagne breakfast afterward. Get picked up from your hotel and travel through the Numinbah Valley, known for its high cliffs and green country pastures. Take part in a peaceful guided tour through the rain forest and arrive at the stunning Natural Bridge. Experience the ride of a lifetime on a hot air balloon. Feel the romance and wonder of this novel activity and view the world from a new perspective. Partake in your choice of fresh pastries, bacon and eggs, juice, and delicious fruit to finish.


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What people are saying about Gold Coast

A brilliant well organized morning out in the balloon. Everyone was so professional and helpful and safety instructions clear and explained well. Our pilot Dhawal was so good and answered all questions with professionalism and calm. Never once felt nervous. Perfect landing. The breakfast was well organized and food excellent. Freshly cooked and well served. Would thoroughly recommend!