What You'll Get
Thrill-seekers can get a balloon’s eye view of picturesque countryside or bustling city centres during this one-hour airborne adventure, courtesy of the iconic Virgin brand. Flights launch from a choice of over 100 locations nationwide, from Fyvie Castle at the top of Scotland, to the Cornish market town of Liskeard. Guests will sit down for a pre-flight briefing, and after their ride enjoy a post-flight Champagne toast. They’ll receive a signed certificate from the pilot, endorsed by Sir Richard Branson himself, and then be transferred back to the original launch site.
Choose from the following options for a one-hour Virgin balloon ride:
£89 for a weekday flight, 12 months to book (31% off)
£99 for a 7-day Anytime Plus flight, 18 months to book (50% off)
£189 for two 7-day Anytime Plus flights, 18 months to book (52% off)
Virgin Balloon Flights has been synonymous with the hot air vessel ever since, in 1987, founder Sir Richard Branson became the first person to traverse the Atlantic in one. Known for their high standards of service, Virgin balloons fly all over the UK, from Perth to Bristol, and can be booked as part of a variety of gift packages.
Virgin Balloon Flights have been awarded an positive 3.5/5 on TripAdvisor. Praise has gone to the friendly, knowledgeable staff and tranquil flight, though a few rides were upset by weather conditions. The company has attracted over 6,200 Facebook likes, and over 5,100 followers on Twitter.
Details verified 12 August 2014
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The Fine Print
Redeem by 26 Nov 2014.
Purchase: Limit 1 per person. May buy 9 additional as gifts.
Booking: Required online at www.virginballoonflights.co.uk/groupon using Groupon codes. You will receive a Virgin Balloon Flights voucher by email. . 72-hour cancellation policy.
Restrictions: Flight dates are scheduled periodically in advance. Must be 7 or older. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. Launch sites are subject to change. Subject to weather conditions. Passengers over 18st. and under 6ft tall, may be required to pay a supplement. Flights do not operate in Northern Ireland. Flying season is March to October with some regional variations. Valid for flights within 12 months of voucher redemption for weekday anytime option. Valid for flights within 18 months of voucher redemption for 7 Day anytime option. Valid on option purchased only.
Original values: Verified using our merchant's website on 11 August 2014.