Galena Sights

Galena On the Fly

  • 444 Eagle Ridge Dr.
  • Galena
  • Tour–Sight

Published 08/31/2015

Fodor's Review

There's not much that beats the hushed thrill of a hot air balloon ride. At more than 3,000 feet above it all, you'll feel like you're on top of the world. Though flights are weather-dependant, pilot Andy Williams and his crew typically launch during spring, summer and early fall at sunrise and sunset—when winds are most desirable. Upon landing, a van picks you up for a champagne toast and flying certificate. The bird's-eye views are breathtaking, so don't forget your camera.

Sight Information

Address:

Take off from Chestnut Mountain Resort, 444 Eagle Ridge Dr., Galena, Illinois, 61036, United States

Phone:

800-690-1287

Sight Details:

  • $175
  • Typically spring through October; times given at reservation.

Published 08/31/2015

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