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Chester County Hot Air Balloon Rides
Exciting Hot Air Balloon experiences are perfect for any momentous event.
Shared Chester County Hot Air Balloon Rides
Tour the countryside, take in the Schuylkill River, and scope out views of the Philadelphia skyline in a hot air balloon as you soar along with the breeze. Discover the exhilarating sensation of floating firsthand.
Your Chester County balloon ride will last between 2.5 and 3 hours from start to finish, with approximately one hour spent floating aloft, adrift in the air alongside the wind current.
Your balloon ride experience begins on the ground, where you can elect to help the crew assemble and prepare the balloon and enjoy a photo op. Then, climb aboard your balloon to set sail on your skyward adventure!
Private Chester County Hot Air Balloon Rides
Chester County hot air balloon rides are the ideal setting for a romantic adventure. Hop aboard for a one-of-a-kind date or to commemorate an anniversary. book a flight for an extraordinary setting for a proposal, wedding, or elopement!
Sail high above Chester County in a colorful hot air balloon with your private party or that special someone. Arrive at the launch site, interact with the crew as you prepare the balloon for takeoff, then soak in the sights on your unforgettable, awe-inducing adventure to remember.
Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture the special memories!
Chester County Hot Air Balloon Experience
You’ll be in awe as your experienced pilot guides you through scenic views of Chester, Montgomery, and Berks Counties. With city and countryside vistas, tiny towns, and bustling cityscapes, there’s something new to take in at every turn.
Once in the air, you’ll bear witness to some breathtaking views for about one hour, including:
- Majestic views of the Schuylkill River and its tributaries
- Philadelphia Skyline
- Tree covered rolling hills
- Small towns and villages that make up the Delaware Valley backdrop near Philadelphia
- On a clear day, you might even see into New Jersey, Delaware, and maybe even the Delaware Bay
After your thrill-inducing ride, you’ll ride back to the launch site in a comfortable, air-conditioned van. Share a light snack and champagne with your fellow passengers and toast to your pilot and crew. Take home a beautiful flight certificate to commemorate your hot air balloon ride near Philadelphia.
Private Romantic Flights
When it comes to romantic things to do in Chester County, PA, nothing tops a hot air balloon ride with Lancaster Balloon Rides (operated by The US Hot Air Balloon Team)
Take to the skies with your love get your pulse racing. The aerial vistas of Bucks County are the perfect setting for the wedding (or elopement!) of a lifetime. Or? Ask your love to marry you with a stunning backdrop behind you: The sights of Chester County, PA.
Make the special moment one you’ll never forget.
Chester County Location
1205 Pottstown Pike
Glenmoore, PA, 19343
West Chester, PA
King of Prussia, PA
Kennett Square, PA
Valley Forge, PA
Honey Brook, PA
New Castle, DE
Other Launch Locations
2727 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505
2400 Street Road
New Hope, PA 18938
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Chester County Flights FAQs
We offer hot air balloon rides year-round in Chester County, and beyond. Check out our schedule here.
April-November are our most popular times, but we do flights in winter too (seeing snow-covered Chester County is incredibly beautiful and because of the burner above the basket, the ride is warmer than you might think).
Regardless of time of year, sunrise and sunset are the best times to fly. Private hot air balloon rides are available daily from our Chester County, PA location (weather permitting). Check our availability and book online here.
We recommend that you book online ahead of time as soon as you know you want a ride. While it’s best to book at least 10 days in advance, there may be availability the same day (call +1(800) 763-5987 for day-of availability).
Keep in mind that the most popular time to fly in Chester of year is April through mid-November, and the most popular flight time is Saturday at sunset.
Book a Chester county hot air balloon ride online here or call us at +1(800) 763-5987. Both shared and private balloon rides are available.
From start to finish, the entire hot air balloon experience is roughly 2.5-3 hours (including transportation from the landing spot back to launch site). The balloon ride itself is typically around an hour in the sky over Chester County, PA. Check our availability and book online here.
Yep! Sunrise and sunset are our favorite times to fly! The wind is typically the calmest then, which is why our Chester location has daily flights at those times (weather permitting). Check availability and book online here.
Our shared flights our of our Glenmoore, PA location includes 4-10 people. We also offer private rides (choose “Private Flight” when you book), which are perfect for a romantic date with your loved one.
We’ve flown a lot of balloons in the sky over Chester County, PA. From our experience, the most popular months to fly is April through mid-November, and the most popular flight time is Saturday at sunset. Thanks to the conditions these months are known for (air quality and clarity, visibility) it’s likely you’ll catch a glimpse of breathtaking views of the Schuylkill river, the Philadelphia city skyline, and the rolling hills of neighboring counties (Berks County, Delaware County).
Our estimation is a little different than Chester County, PA’s ‘tourism score’ due to the uniqueness of conditions that are required to conduct a hot air balloon flight.