Are you looking for someplace to get lost too? Do you want to experience the awe of seeing the ground right under your feet while floating in the sky on a hot air balloon? Hot Air Ballooning has gained popularity in the past 20 years and now you can experience the thrill of quietly floating over beautiful scenery all across the world. Here are our picks of the most scenic areas to take a hot air balloon flight:
Red Centre, Australia
The country of Australia is one of the most bizarre countries on the planet yet one of the best places to visit. If you want to feel the adrenaline in your core, get to Australia and witness the magnificent sight of the red center embedded with the spectacular rock formations in the vast land. Watch the Kangaroos bounce on the ground below you and interact with the eagles in the air.
It is among the few cities in Europe that accept hot air ballooning. From above, you can see the Old Town Gothic and witness the eerie flow of the river Vilnius. Take this trip to escape the noise and clamoring of people in the busy city.
Maasai Mara, Kenya
It is in the best Savannah landscapes that has graced the continent with a variety of many animals. It is known for the majestic migration of herbivores. In their million, zebras, wildebeests, and zebras scout the park in search of water and food. You may even get a view of a bird when you are floating in the air.
Albuquerque, United States
New Mexico gives one of the best sceneries fit for a hot air balloon flight. The event that pulls many crowds from all walks of life takes place annually and involves hundreds of colored orbs floating in the air. When you want to get the best experience, take the flight in the morning or at sunset to watch the heart-warming sun blazing into the pupils of your eyes.
Namib Desert, Namibia
When you take an orb into the air and ride it over the desert, you will have the opportunity to see the vastness of the empty land. It does not have a lot of sights to see, but the whole space beneath the feet is the most mesmerizing. To have an optimum experience, go just before dawn to witness how the desert changes color as the sun rises. The dessert offers edges of dunes that you will probably not see anywhere else in the world.
The city is also known as Pink City because of the colorism. Jaipur has a fascinating view when taken close to the clouds. Walking will not match what you will get to see when floating in the air. There are sites such as City Place, Hawa Mahal, or Amber Front that offers breathtaking views. Make sure you start at sunrise to see the magic unfold.
Canterbury Plains, New Zealand
These are some of the best plains to see from above. They appear from South Island Southern Alps and dived right into the Pacific Ocean. The area is full of large tracks of crop fields and sunflowers, which is almost 80% of the crops.
There are beautiful rock formations that grace this area. Watching them from above gives you chills as it is so magnificent to view. You can have the best sights either at sunset or sunrise to see the sun’s beams.