Serengeti and Ruaha National Parks Balloons (And other parks – Choose your park)
In Serengeti or Ruaha hot Air Baloon Safaris is once in a lifeline experience. Something are worth getting up early for and this is certainly one of them. Perhaps one of the serengeti’s more elusive inhabitants will be caught in the headlights on this nocturnal game drive. Probably the most beautiful baloon flight in the world and the ultimate Safaris Experience 5.00am. Serengeti or Ruaha Baloon Safaris will collect you from your Central Camp and transfer you by landcruiser4x4 to our lunch site. Here you will meet your pilot, receive briefing and watch the inflation of your balloon. At down we take off, rising as the sun rises and float in whichever direction the winds of the morning take us. Your pilot can precisely control the attitude of your baloon: Sometimes flying at tree top height, sometimes lower, offering a unique perspective and great photographic opportunities of the wildlife below.
At other times he will ascend to 1000 or more to see the enormity and wonderful panorama of the Serengeti. From time to time the pilot must put more heat into the balloon with the powerful whisper burners. In between these burns, there is silence apart from the natural sounds below.
The flight is for about one hour depending on one conditions, on landing you celebrate in the traditional manner with champagne in the traditional manner woth champgane (well, an excellent sparkling wine), before sitting down to a full English breakfast prepared and served in the bush in Out of Africa style with bone china linen table cloths, king’s silver etc.
After breakfast you receive your Baloon certificate and we drive you back to the camp or lodge game viewing enroute 09:30am Arrive ready to continue your day activities.