A hot air balloon flying near Aviemore with the Cairngorms in the distance.
A hot air balloon floating over Floors Castle in the Scottish Borders.
A view from a hot air balloon over the village of Dunning in Perthshire.
Have you been inspired by our stunning advert which shows a hot air balloon flying over Floors Castle in the Scottish Borders? Or perhaps you are seeking a really unique way to take in our dramatic landscapes, or looking for romantic activity to make your trip to Scotland unforgettable?
Float gently through the air and feel the breeze on your face, all against a majestic, ever-changing backdrop. This type of flight experience is great if you are a keen photographer, allowing you to take shots from unrivalled aerial vantage points. If you’re planning a hot air balloon flight to celebrate something really special, you’ll find that some operators even throw in champagne with your ballooning experience.
Alba Ballooning offer a range of flights which take in either the Lothians and Peebleshire, Perthshire and Fife or over the Scottish Borders. In August, you can enjoy the Strathaven Balloon Festival at the John Hastie Park in Strathaven, South Lanarkshire where lots of balloons take to the air, providing a spectacular sight.