Experience Africa from above by hot air ballooning over the sunny plains of the Pilanesberg National Park near Sun City. A balloon flight will allow you to hover over the savanna as you seek out lions, giraffes and hundreds of other creatures in this bountiful ecosystem from a unique aerial perspective.
Early morning collection, by a registered field guide in an open safari vehicle, from respective hotels at Sun City Resort or lodges in Pilanesberg area. Day visitors can be collected from Bakubung Gate. The transfer through the park takes approximately an hour as the balloon launch site is situated in the center of the Pilanesberg National Park, home to the "BIG FIVE".
At the launch site you will be met by the pilot and crew, who will proceed to give a briefing. You will then embark in a 1,2 metre high basket and commence on an unforgettable flying experience that lasts approximately 45 minutes to an hour. On landing, you will be served with sparkling wine and orange juice in celebration of the flight.
The field guide will then convey you through the Pilanesberg National Park to a private lodge, where a full English breakfast will be enjoyed. You will receive a first flight certificate signed by the Pilot. On completion of breakfast, you will be returned to your respective hotel.
The total duration of this activity is approximately 5 hours.