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Pricing & Policies                                                  

                     

Passengers enjoy a fantastic ride

RESERVATIONS

What it costs

Adventure Balloon Ride: Balloon ride of approximately forty-five minutes to one hour duration. On this ride you may be sharing a gondola with up to four or five other passengers depending on the number in your group. Price includes a traditional post flight picnic celebration. Cost per passenger is $225.

Exclusive Adventure Balloon Ride: this is an exclusive balloon ride for you and your guest. You and your guest along with the pilot will have exclusive use of the balloon for that special occasion. Ride is approximately forty-five minutes to one hour long. Price includes a traditional post flight picnic celebration. Cost per passenger is $350.

We have a "Will You Marry Me" banner available for in-flight proposals. As you fly along in the balloon the banner will be laid out in an open field for her to see! Join the many couples that have been engaged in our balloons!

Applicable Rates  (per passenger)

Adults (16+) $225

Young Adults (11-15) $200

Children (6-10) $175

Exclusive ride (any age) $350 

*Please call for groups, weddings or any other special requests.

All rates are per person plus 7% FL sales tax. Passengers under 18 must have written parental consent to ride. All flights are forty-five minutes to one hour in duration. All flights include traditional picnic celebration after the flight. All flights are at sunrise.

Reservations & Payment

You must make a reservation in advance for a balloon ride. You can inquire about flight availability on line. Once availability is confirmed, payment in full must be made by telephone with a credit card to confirm your reservation. You can mail a check or money order for payment of your ride. Once payment is received we will e-mail, fax, or mail you a flight confirmation


FLIGHT CERTIFICATES are available and may be purchased over the telephone. Flight Certificates will be mailed to you upon receipt of payment. Flight certificates are non-refundable and are non-transferable. Flight certificates that are not used within the time specified on the certificate are subject to a surcharge of $75.00 per person. 

Refund Policy

Refunds are available, less a $100 administration fee, up to 7 days from the date of purchase. Rides purchased less than 7 days in advance are refundable up to 48 hours prior to the reservation. Rides purchased less than 48 hours in advance are not refundable. The refund will only be returned to the original purchaser. There are absolutely no refunds after weather postponements or rescheduling, even if within 7 days of purchase. Inclement weather can force us to postpone your flight and you will then need to reschedule.

If your flight is canceled for weather, your prepaid reservation will remain valid and you can reschedule your flight. Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc. flight certificates are non-transferable. Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc. certificates are non-refundable.Third party certificates are not issued or refunded by Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc. Please contact the vendor directly.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by the passenger(s) with less than 48 hour notice or failure to show up at the meeting time and place will forfeit any money paid to Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc., such actions will also void the use of any gift or flight certificate(s) issued by either Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc. or a third party vendor.  All ride certificates (including flight certificates) will be considered redeemed if individuals cancel within 48 hours of their scheduled ride or fail to show up at the appointed time and meeting place.

Flight Cancellation

Ballooning is a weather dependent activity.We reserve the right to cancel a flight if safety is ever in question and/or the weather conditions are deemed unfavorable by the pilot. It is important to schedule a balloon flight with a back-up date in mind just in case weather conditions on the scheduled date are unfavorable for balloon flying. Your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities.

Morning Arrival

It is extremely important that you arrive on time to the meeting point on the day of your scheduled flight. It is understandable that, occasionally, people are held up a few minutes here and there and we allow for that when determining what time we meet. Once everyone has filled out their paperwork, it is time for us to continue on to the launch area. We cannot guarantee that we will be able to wait for anyone who is more that 15 minutes late. If we must leave before you arrive, you will be considered a no-show and forfeit any money paid to Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc. Such actions will also void the use of any gift or flight certificate(s) issued by either Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc. or a third party vendor.  All certificates and/or reservations will be considered redeemed. We are more than happy to help you determine the driving time needed in the morning. It is highly advisable to allow yourself an extra 10 or 15 minutes in order to avoid any problems. Please be respectful of everyone and arrive on time!

Passenger Contact

We will contact passengers on the evening before the flight between 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM to inform them of their flight status and ensure that they have directions to the meeting point.

Please try to provide us with at least two (2) phone numbers were we can contact you. We do not schedule PM flights as weather conditions in South Florida rarely allow ballooning in the afternoon.

ALL FLIGHTS ARE AT SUNRISE

Passenger Release

Each person riding in the balloon must sign a passenger release, no exceptions. Minors (under 18) must have written parental or legal guardian consent to ride in our balloons. Please read the release information entirely. If you have questions or concerns regarding the release we will gladly address them.

What to bring for your flight 

Confirmation or gift certificate (if applicable)
Comfortable shoes (no high heels or open shoes please)
Casual attire
(shorts, jeans, T-shirt or polo shirt, etc.)
Camera (a must have!)

We accept MC, Visa, American Express, Cash and Personal Checks

Balloon flights and tethers are weather dependent. All flights are early morning.Your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities. Restrictions may apply. Policies, procedures and pricing subject to change without notice.

 
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