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Experience the thrill of soaring through the skies on a Colchester hot air balloon ride, departing from one of the oldest Roman towns in Britain.
Embark on an unforgettable airborne adventure and witness the picturesque town and its surroundings from an entirely new perspective as you ascend higher and higher in our iconic big red balloon.
Take in the breathtaking views of the historic Colchester Castle, the largest Norman keep in Europe, or perhaps catch a glimpse of the Roman Circus Centre, the only one known in Britain.
As you float along with the wind, keep your eyes peeled for stunning landscapes and magnificent landmarks, offering an unforgettable sightseeing experience.
So, hop on board and let the wind carry you on a journey you will never forget with our Colchester hot air balloon ride.
Colchester is a historic town located in the county of Essex, England. It is situated about 80 km northeast of London and is considered to be one of the oldest recorded towns in Britain. The town has a rich history and is home to many historic landmarks, including Colchester Castle, which was built by the Normans on the foundations of a Roman temple.
Colchester also has a thriving cultural scene, with several museums and galleries showcasing the town's history and art. The town centre has a mix of modern and historic architecture, and there are many shopping and dining options available.
Colchester is also known for its proximity to the beautiful countryside of Essex, with several nature reserves and parks located nearby. The town has a population of around 190,000 people and is home to the University of Essex, which is a major employer and a centre of academic excellence.