Tourists & visitors

The Cotswolds are one of England’s loveliest holiday destinations. You can enjoy discovering the splendours of Cheltenham, Cirencester, Evesham and Witney, exploring the pretty little Cotswold villages, or just drinking in that quintessentially English countryside.

And if you think it’s spectacular from the ground, just wait till you see it from above!

For views you won’t find in the guidebooks, and experiences that will stay with you forever, come and join us on a Cotswold Balloon Safari.

Some say it’s an exhilarating experience. Some say it’s serene. It’s both. You get all the exhilaration – but you also get the chance to relax and take it all in. To breathe in the cool, clean air and savour the moment.

Book a flight

Taking a flight with us is a journey in more ways than one. A journey in which you’ll make new friends and see the world like you’ve never seen it before.

Your journey can start from a variety of wonderful Cotswold locations; from luxury hotels to tourist visitor attractions.

View launch locations

Your pilot – and your host for the adventure has accrued some 2,000 flying hours (35,000 balloon miles) all over the world. That makes him one of the most experienced balloonists anywhere the world. And yes, Captain Mike is licensed to fly balloons practically anywhere. He’s got licenses for the UK, India, Turkey, Kenya, New Zealand and the USA.

Read about Captain Mike

Make your gift even more special with the Cotswold Balloon Safaris ‘Balloon in a box!’

We will send to your chosen recipient an inflated helium balloon with their flight voucher attached with a ribbon.

Your ‘Balloon in a box’ will be sent by Special Delivery. To purchase ‘Balloon in a box’ select the option during purchasing your flight voucher.

Balloon in a box
Step by step guide
Help with your order

We have put together a list of frequently asked questions about our flights, locations and booking process. Please visit our FAQs page in the first instance to see whether your question or enquiry can be answered there.

If your question can’t be answered, please use our contact form to send your enquiry.