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Full of Hot Air in Maryland



    See the world in a new light as you view the ground from a new height. Take flight (OK…we’re finished) in a hot air balloon over Maryland.

    Romantic trips for two, complete with champagne, are offered as well as trips for families. You can travel over Maryland’s well-known farms, mountain ranges and even the Chesapeake Bay.

    The Friendship Hot Air Balloon Company offers 45-60 minute tours at $260 per person. Only four passengers can be carried at a time and the maximum weight per passenger is 280 pounds.

    You can score a family discounts ($30 off per person) when four passengers are booked on the same flight.

    Flights can be scheduled for any day of the week. Balloons take off at sunrise and 2 1/2 hours before sunset. Locations for take-off depend on the day's wind direction.

    Flights can be booked online or by phone at (410)-442-5566.