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Let us treat you to the experience of a lifetime
by lifting your spirits up in the air,
allowing you to become one with nature
in a romantic hot air balloon flight!!

A hot air balloon ride truly is the experience of a lifetime. Allow us to treat you to this sky-high adventure and become one with nature with a romantic balloon ride.

Air ballooning is arguably one of the best ways to enjoy the incredible South African scenery, as it gives participants an unbelievable 720 degree vantage point as they soar gently over these untouched vistas.

As for safety, you can rest assured that you are in the hands of trained professionals - all our pilots have over ten years’ experience in hot air ballooning and will get you safely back to terra firma. Flying Pictures and Airtrackers have an impeccable safety record of flying over 90 000 passengers incident-free. We are accredited hot air balloon operators and hold air service licences that may be inspected at any time.
hot air balloon rides

There is nothing quite like floating high above the ground with an unimpeded view of the countryside stretching out below. Although ballooning might be seen as a whimsical pastime today, it is actually one of the very oldest forms of flight known to man.

hot air balloon ridesAt Sun Fun African Safaris we believe that this is a tradition that deserves to be preserved and, as such, we have gone far and wide to source only the very best balloons, operators and ballooning locations available in sunny South Africa.

Did you know that hot air balloons were originally used by the military for reconnaissance purposes during the Anglo-Boer war? This quiet, relatively inconspicuous mode of flight allowed soldiers to note happenings in the immediate vicinity without alerting enemy forces with a big noise.

Why not join us for an exciting hot air balloon safari and experience the South African countryside in the same way these soldiers did those many years ago? It is an experience that will stay with you for a lifetime! We have a selection of balloon flights that have been tailored to suit a variety of special occasions. Book your flight at Sun Fun African Safari today and add a touch of glamour to your special day.