Champagne Hot Air Balloon Safari

Taking off as the sun rises, this hot air balloon safari will let you drift over the untouched wilderness the Okavango Delta, whilst giving you a ‘bird’s eye view’ game watching experience. With the air at its calmest during the early hours, and the spectacular morning glow lighting up the rivers, plains and forests below you, this will be a truly magical start to the day.

 The Okavango Delta is home to cheetahs, elephants, hippos and lions as well as crocodiles, so keep your eyes peeled as you float through the sky as you never know what you will spot beneath you.

This unrivalled experience includes a bush breakfast when you land back on the ground again, as well as celebratory champagne, all before heading back to your lodge for the rest of the day. There is a guide on board who will help with animal sightings, and you want this to be a truly unforgettable experience, there is the option of having a private hot air balloon safari.

Please note this tour is only on offer if travelling to Botswana between April and October.


  • Watch the sunrise as you float through the air

  • Have a ‘bird’s eye view’ game watching experience

  • Celebrate with a bush breakfast and champagne when you land

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I was lucky enough to celebrate my 30th birthday in Botswana. Boating along the Delta waters spotting amazing birdlife, champagne in hand, is definitely one of my fondest birthday memories.

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