The day itself was just perfect, as was the flight. If word of mouth is the best advertising – I have been telling everyone how marvellous it was, and showing my photos.
Thank you for a great experience.
Take to the air over the mighty Waikato river and enjoy scenery that will take your breath away!
Years of flight experience
See what you can expect from your experience with the Kiwi Balloon Company.
You will help us inflate the balloon and make preparation for your skyward adventure
Take to the air over the mighty Waikato and enjoy scenery that will take your breath
As the balloon floats over the beautiful Waikato, you will rise and fall with the wind currents until the pilot finds a suitable place to land.
Want to know more about what to expect? Check out our frequently asked questions, or reach out directly with your questions.
40–60 mins with the entire experience taking 3–4 hours.
Make sure you wear comfortable clothing, sturdy shoes and a hat as the heat coming from the burner can be quite warm.
Children are classified as being 7–12 years old.
Safety is our first priority when it comes to balloon flights. Should we need to postpone the flight, we will contact you as soon as possible.
ZK-UPP can carry up to 10 passengers and Hamilton ZK-KBC can carry 2–4.