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Balloon Flights in Wales

Hot Air Balloon Rides In Wales

The few ballooning rides companies that offer hot air balloon flights in Wales are listed below.

A well known operator who flies in Wales, both in the north and in the south area around the Usk and Wye Valleys, is Virgin Balloon Flights.

Launching balloon rides from Raglan, just outside Abergavenny, its an ideal location for those looking to fly from Swansea, Cardiff and the Gower.

Up in North Wales, you can enjoy a balloon ride from Wrexham and launch from the picturesque National Trust Erddig country house and estate.

Here are some things to do in Wales:

  1. Visit Snowdonia National Park: This park offers hiking, climbing, and beautiful scenery, including Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales.

  2. Visit Cardiff Castle: This historic castle offers tours, events, and beautiful views of the city.

  3. Visit the Brecon Beacons National Park: This park offers hiking, climbing, and beautiful scenery, including Pen y Fan, the highest peak in southern Britain.

  4. Visit Caernarfon Castle: This well-preserved castle offers tours and events, and is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

  5. Visit the National Museum Wales: This museum in Cardiff features a variety of art and artifacts, including works by Welsh artists and ancient artifacts from Wales.

  6. Visit the Big Pit National Coal Museum: This museum in Blaenavon offers tours of a real coal mine and exhibits on the history of coal mining in Wales.

  7. Visit the Conwy Castle: This medieval castle is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and offers tours and events.

  8. Visit the St. David's Cathedral: This historic cathedral is the final resting place of Saint David, the patron saint of Wales.

  9. Visit the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park: This park offers beautiful coastal scenery, including the Pembrokeshire Coast Path, a 186-mile trail that passes through the park.

  10. Visit the Llyn Peninsula: This peninsula offers beautiful scenery and outdoor activities such as hiking, surfing, and sailing.