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Southern Tier Balloon Tours

Ithaca, NY, USA
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About Southern Tier Balloon Tours
Offering daily hot air balloon rides in the Ithaca, NY region of Tompkins county, Southern Tier Balloon Tours is the perfect way to see the entire finger lakes region of Ithaca, NY from the air. Flights are 45-70 minutes in duration with the whole experience being around 3 hrs from start to finish and conclude with a celebratory Champagne toast for all guests.
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Rudyk727 wrote a review Jul 2020
New York City, New York16 contributions4 helpful votes
Dar and crew offer an amazing experience worthy of Jules Verne. Kids and parents enjoyed the 6 AM flight around Ithaca. You get to participate in the entire experience, from rolling out the balloon to packing it up with a toast of champagne. I felt like Phileas Fogg. Thank you
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Date of experience: July 2020
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MKC wrote a review Jul 2020
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Amazing! We left from Ithaca Brewing Co (south of Ithaca) and flew south from there, landing in Danby..beautiful views of Cayuga Lake, Ithaca, Cornell, Ithaca College and the mountains. For those concerned with Covid precautions, my opinion is that the balloon basket is
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Marianne M wrote a review Jul 2020
34 contributions12 helpful votes
We had a wonderful ride with this team! Stunning views of the lakes and surrounding area. Everyone was friendly, helpful and easy to work with. What a great way to celebrate my daughter's 21st birthday! Memories! I highly recommend this!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Tosh wrote a review Jul 2020
Novi, Michigan1 contribution
The crew of Southern Tier Balloon Tours led by owner Dar were great. Such a cool experience. Was a great treat for our 16th wedding anniversary.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Jodie S wrote a review Jul 2020
Watkins Glen, New York3 contributions
I thought hiking in Watkins Glen would be the highlight of our visit to the finger lakes. WRONG! Our flight with STB was by far the best part! I have always wanted to ride in a hot air balloon and the experience was amazing! Hard to describe the feeling of floating in air and
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Date of experience: July 2020
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