We are not taking bookings at this time. Call to be put on a waiting list.
We specialize in private hot air balloon rides for one or two passengers. We are locally owned and operated.
Champagne Flights for Two……………………$600.00 (Please read Important Information below)
A balloon ride adventure originating from a place determined by the pilot and lasting for 45 minutes to one hour. Includes a champagne or sparkling grape juice celebration upon landing and a certificate. This hot air balloon ride is especially great for a marriage proposal or wedding anniversary.
Champagne Flights for One…………………….$300.00
The same as above. Singles are sometimes booked together so you may fly with someone else.
Important Information: Please Read
Ballooning is very weather dependent. Factors that can cause a flight to be cancelled: Wind, storms nearby, heat, too much water after a rain, and questionable weather happenings.
A 50% deposit is required to reserve a day.
48 hour notice is required for cancellation or deposit is not refunded. We meet two hours before sunset flights and one hour before sunrise flights.
Due to new insurance requirements children must be at least 10 years old to ride in balloon.
Children must be 36″ from the bottom of their chin to their feet.
If you have ANY MEDICAL CONDITIONS, pregnancy, back problems, heart conditions, knee issues, etc, please call your doctor for permission and inform us of this upon booking. Our insurance company will not allow anyone that is pregnant to go for a balloon ride. Sorry.
You must be able to climb in the basket and stand the entire flight.
We have weight limitations. Combined passenger weight can not exceed maximum 400 pounds. (be honest). Thanks.
GoPro is available upon request for marriage proposals only. There is no extra charge. Bring a thumb drive.
One half fare is to be paid in advance to reserve your date.
Balloons can fly only at sunrise and one hour before sunset. Please look at official sunrise and sunset schedules or ask us for the times on the date you are wanting to book.
Please do not ask to launch and land at a specified location. A balloon can not be steered and only the pilot knows safe areas to launch, fly and land.
Balloon ride reservations must be made in advance and by calling us. Due to the amount of information we need to give you to insure a safe flight we must speak with you.
Please do not wear sandals or open toe shoes. Sturdy shoes are recommended for your safety.
\We do not fly from the location we meet. There may be up to a thirty minute drive to a launch site.
Please be respectful of the pilot’s decision to fly or not fly. Your safety is of the utmost importance.
We accept checks, cash, money orders. Sorry we no longer take credit cards.
* 48 hour notice is required for cancellation or deposit is not refunded.
We do not honor Groupons or any nationwide certificates.
Hot Expectations Balloon Company
Olathe, KS 66062