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Let pristine skies transport you to another world on a Vermont hot-air balloon ride
Uncover the beauty of Vermont like never before, as you embark on a Vermont Hot-Air Balloon ride adventure during your next stay at The
Essex. Our enchanting flights invite you to take in the breathtaking foliage, rugged mountains, and pristine waters that surround the Resort
in all directions.
Each Vermont hot-air ballooning excursion offers a clear, 360 degree view of the area's stunning natural beauty, as you float along effortlessly
among the Vermont landscape, enjoying a beautiful sunrise or sunset.
Several packages are available, including:
Click here for more about our hot air ballooning partner, Above Reality.
"Views of Vermont" - Take in everything Vermont has to offer including the scenic foothills of the Green Mountains,
the shores of Lake Champlain, and stunning views of the Adirondacks. On a clear day, you can even catch a glimpse of Montreal!
"Vermont Foliage" (October only) - The autumn version of the Views of Vermont flight, this ride allows you to
enjoy the beauty of Vermont's fall foliage and get into the spirit of the season.
"Lake Champlain Traverse" - This journey crosses over picturesque Lake Champlain, soaring high above the
sparkling waters and treating travelers to incomparable views.