Brief Event Description
|Event Date||Apr 30, 2017|
|Event End Date||Apr 30, 2017|
|Event Location||Lonavala, Maharashtra|
|Pickup Point||Orritel Hotel, Talegaon, Old Pune Mumbai Highway|
|Pickup Time||6.00 AM|
|Things to Carry||Will be informed later|
|Itinerary||Reporting Time : 6.00 am
Meeting Point : Orritel Hotel, Talegaon, Old Pune Mumbai Highway Google Map Link
Take off time : Approx 6.30am (depending on the sunrise time)
Drop back : 8.30 am (approx) to Common Meeting Point:
Pre flight activity :
Pickup from Common Meeting Point ( Hotel Orritel, Talegaon) A short safety briefing will be given by the pilot along with Tea/Coffee and light refreshments to be served at the launch site.
Duration of flight :
Approximately 60 minutes (+/- 15 minutes) of flight time.
Post flight activity :
First Flight Certificate handed over to the Guests. Guests are free to stay for as long as they would like after the Balloon has landed, in which they have the option to interact with local villagers and watch the Balloon being deflated.
F&B services :
Tea / Coffee / Juices along with cookies will be served at the launch site prior to the flight. Customised breakfast packages and other F&B services can be requested at an additional cost. Onboard services: Packaged drinking water will be provided on board
Pickup and drop services from Common Meeting Point
Tea/Coffee and light refreshments
When do you fly?
We schedule hot air balloon rides morning, seven days a week during the ballooning season which is October to April End.
How long is the hot air balloon flight?
A hot air balloon ride with us lasts for around an hour, depending on prevailing weather conditions and suitability of landing sites, but you should allow at least three hours for the entire experience.
How many passengers are there in the balloon?
Our balloons have large baskets which carry 8 passengers at a time. The balloon basket is split into compartments with between two and four people in each, so you have your own space and can enjoy an intimate experience with your guest.
Can people come with me to watch?
Spectators are welcome but please let them know that there may not be toilets or other facilities at the launch site. We would not recommend that spectators try to follow the balloon by road for safety reasons. Passengers will be transported back to the common meeting site after the flight, around 3 hours after the initial meeting time.
What about insurance?
Organizer is insured for public and employers liability, so if you fly with us you don’t need toworry about insurance.
|Instructions & Guidelines||NA|
Lonavala is one of India’s most spectacular Hill Stations and is the perfect getaway where you can float amongst the serene natural wonders of the area Nestled in the Sahyadri Ranges, approximately one hour and twenty minutes from Mumbai, Lonavala is a beautiful hill station with spectacular scenic views. Experience the unique feeling of floating gently through the stunning valleys, amongst the towering cliffs and over the luscious lakes whilst peering down at the patchwork of colours and contours below which make this area such a natural wonder. Best time to Visit Starts from October and goes much better from November till May. Its good to visit Lonavala from Mumbai and Pune with a short drive.