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Gold Coast: Australian Sunrise 1-Hour Hot Air Balloon Flight

1. Gold Coast: Australian Sunrise 1-Hour Hot Air Balloon Flight

Experience the thrill and excitement of a hot air balloon flight on an early morning tour, floating above the coastal scenery of Australia’s Gold Coast. Float like a cloud, as you watch the sunrise climbing over the horizon. See reflections off the myriad canals and waterways, and view the surrounding forested mountains of the hinterland. During your flight you will feel no wind, because you have become the wind! This is the unique sensation of hot air ballooning. You will be transported on an aerial nature tour, via the world's oldest and most romantic form of flight. The pilot will navigate you above the coast, before gliding back to ground. Then, you will be presented with your personal flight certificate as a memento of your hot air balloon flight.

Gold Coast: Hot Air Balloon Ride with Breakfast and Bubbly

2. 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

3. 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.

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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!

From booking the experience to the actual day was great, communication was spot on and I was kept informed. The morning was fabulous- Chuck the driver was so good and funny! And Stu our ‘pilot’ was great, informative, welcoming … the whole experience was amazing and I would highly recommend

The best experience that I have been into, the staff were amazing, kind, punctual, all requirements were covered, amazing!!

Great experience overlooking the Hinterland. Cant wait to do it again over the Goldcoast