Adventures Aloft Balloon Safaris flies over the spectacular Tarangire National Park in Tanzania. Adventures Aloft in the Tarangire National Park flies from a takeoff site near Tarangire Sopa Lodge.
Adventures Aloft has one A415 balloon from Cameroon Balloons, with a flying capacity of 16 passengers each and is able to fly 16 passengers a day.
All pilots with Adventures Aloft have over 1000 hours of flying experience and are all commercially rated on the large size balloons. Over fifteen years of operation in Balloon Safaris over the Maasai Mara, Adventures Aloft has a perfect safety record.
Balloon flights typically take off at 6.30am. Passengers arrive in time to watch the balloon inflation as the pilots torch the colored fabric to life. The flight is for one hour, each one different path and following the days prevailing winds. A Balloon flight allows passengers to float over the world’s most spectacular Tarangire National Park, where you will find two of the `Giants of African Wilderness’: the Elephants and the Baobab Trees, and the others. On landing, the balloon crew set up a full champagne breakfast complete with “Bloody Marys” next to Tarangire River. Each passenger then receives a certificate from their pilot as a special memoir of their flight. A game drive en route to the lodge or the main gate which ends a special morning.
Adventures Aloft is able to provide transfers from most of the camps and lodges in the Tarangire National Park both inside and outside.