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Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite being afraid of heights, we booked this experience as it was on my husbands 'bucket list'. Yes, it is expensive, we paid 4550 Rand each, but wow what an amazing trip. We were fortunate with the weather, but money is returned if they don't...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Wow! What a fantastic experience. Always wanted to do a hot air balloon ride, in spite of not being brilliant with heights! Can't think of a better place or people to do this with. Friendly, fun, knowledgeable staff. Views were spectacular. We had to wait...More

Thank michwilko
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

I looked at my watch when we went up and again when we were going down. It was 1/2 hour trip for over 350.00 definitely not worth the money. I loved being up there. I just couldnt believe when they said we are going to...More

1  Thank Brenda T
Reviewed January 13, 2018

I've always wondered whether I would like a balloon flight being afraid of heights and not that keen on flying generally! I needn't have worried, this is a magical experience but it does necessitate getting up and 330 and dropping some serious coin but both...More

Thank jerryskc
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Early bird wake up call for this excursion. Got there and still dark out so as to catch the sunrise. Went up with another couple and our guide, Duncan. Thought I would be afraid, but I was too in awe for fear! So gentle, intimate...More

Thank Hicks23
Reviewed September 21, 2016

There's nothing like waking up at the crack of dawn so that you can drift up 5000 feet to see the sun rise over the endless African savannah with the Drakensberg Mountains in the background. For those afraid of heights, just keep in mind you're...More

Thank janusian33
Reviewed September 18, 2016

There is always something magnificent about the freedom of going up the atmosphere in a hot air balloon and looking at everything from a bird’s eye view. Launching from the Blyde River near Kruger National Park, Sun Catchers makes the whole experience very exciting, and...More

1  Thank Luc V
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Incredible experience. They made us feel secure and took us through all we needed to know. After they had a little goodbye-snack and we even got a certificate to prove that we didn't chicken out haha. Worth every penny.

Thank SandraMalmborg
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

A fantastic experience beginning at 5:45am with a cup of steaming hot chocolate served by the lovely captain of the hot air balloon herself.The prep for the ride before take off,the extremely smooth ride in the air,an excellent landing ~ all ensured that I have...More

Thank trikhas
Reviewed August 5, 2016

My wife and I flew with suncatchers last week. This was the first time we have ever been in a hot air balloon and we can certainly say it was an amazing experience. We arrived before the sun had come up and were greeting with...More

Thank Steven L
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