Gettysburg is home to the northernmost battle of the Civil War and was the “Highmark of the Revolution.” The rolling hills and historical monuments make for views like no other place in America. Millions come every year to tour these tranquil and sacred grounds. There are many ways to tour the fields of Gettysburg, but none offer the amazing views that can only be seen from a hot air balloon. Come along with us and soar over the hills in a new and exciting way.
Gettysburg Hot Air Balloon Ride
Become part of the scenery and take an amazing journey in a hot air balloon over historical Gettysburg. The experience begins before the flight! Arrive at the launch site and interact with the crew and help to assemble the balloon. Be sure to bring your camera as all of our crew people are excellent photographers and there will be many opportunities for photos! Board your hot air balloon at the Lodges at Gettysburg, and spend an hour taking in the the rolling hills and historical monuments marking the northernmost battle of the Civil War. Upon landing, you will ride back to the launch site in our comfortable, air conditioned van. After arriving, you’ll join the pilot and crew for a traditional champagne toast and a light snack. Receive a flight certificate suitable for framing along with photos and a packet of special offers. Call our Office at 800-763-5987 if your date of choice is unavailable or passengers in your party exceed 250 lbs.
The meeting location:
The Lodges at Gettysburg
685 Camp Gettysburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Total Experience time, 2.5 to 3 hours, approx. 1 hour in flight duration.