Orlando is known for theme parks and good weather but there are also many outdoor activities to try in the area. While I was in Orlando, I went on hot air ballooning for the very first time. I wanted to share some tips about the amazing ride in this post.
We went hot air ballooning with Orlando Balloon Rides. It was an hour-long flight thousands of feet above the treetops. It provided a spectacular opportunity to enjoy sites around Orlando from orange groves to theme parks. Honestly, I wasn’t expecting it to be so breathtaking!
I recommend going at the earliest flight time which is at 5:30 am. The sunrise is so dreamy to experience while hot air ballooning. The views are amazing and it makes for great photos. On top of the it is super relaxing to just be floating in the air. I actually got to see someone get engaged which was so sweet.
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A special thanks to Josh for joining me on this trip and taking my photos.
I would bring a snacks, a camera (obviously) and a jacket. Its kind of cold if you are on a flight in the morning. I wore a shorts and a tank top and I wasn’t very cold but others on the flight were freezing.
One of the best things about the hot air ballooning experience was the sweet humans that run it. They are so kind and caring, making the experience even better.
Have you ever went hot air ballooning?
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how fun is this?! I’ve never been in a hot air balloon! Was it a little scary?
Beautiful pictures! And I’ve always wanted to do this, but I’d be afraid to look down.
Your photos are stunning. I’m so jealous that you get to go on so many fun adventures!
Oh my gosh, this would be such an amazing (and freaky) experience! Love the photos!
Ahh that looks so fun and also scary! I’m not sure I could do it!
I have always wanted to go in a hot air balloon. It’s totally something on my bucket list.
this looks so fun! i’ve never been up in one and keep telling myself i’m gonna do it one day!
Wowowow, this sounds like such an amazing experience! I’d LOVE to fly in a hot air balloon!
Oh wow! I’ve never been ballooning but this looks like so much fun!!! What awesome pics!
This is so cool! Going for a hot air balloon ride is on my bucket list.