Feel the thrill, excitement and serenity

as Big Red takes you from just above the treetops to an altitude of 1000 feet. Cruise over the Tampa area and enjoy panoramic view of its lakes, diverse wildlife and unique landscape.

Big Red Balloon Sightseeing Adventures is the ultimate sky cruise experience in Florida!

Weather Criteria For

Your Adventure

Safety is our number one priority at all times and weather conditions play the largest role in hot air balloon safety. Surface winds should not exceed 7 m.p.h. at launch and there can be no thunderstorm activity or fog moving into the flying area. Our Chief Pilot, Dave Gardner, makes the final decision whether to fly or not, while adhering to all Federal Aviation Regulations.

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