Apr 30, 2019 / 23:38

Audiences in Danang excited with first balloon ride service

The Hanoitimes - The city’s residents and visitors can experience of riding the hot-air balloon at a certain height to have a bird`s-eye view of Danang city with a price of VND150,000 (US$6.45) per person.

Balloon ride service was launched in Vietnam's coastal city of Danang for the first time on April 30, drawing attention of massive tourists, according to VnExpress.

The event is expected to be attractive to both domestic and foreign tourists in the summer of 2019 in this beach city.
 
The Management Board of Son Tra Peninsula coordinated with a hot air company to organize a hot air balloon show in the East Sea Park (Son Tra district), during the week of Da Nang tourism season 2019. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The Management Board of Son Tra Peninsula coordinated with a hot-air balloon company to organize a balloon show in the East Sea Park (Son Tra district), during the week of Da Nang tourism season 2019. Photo: Nguyen Dong
Volunteers help pilots inflate the balloon by heating air. Photo: Nguyen Dong
Volunteers help pilots inflate the balloon by heating air. Photo: Nguyen Dong
Foreign pilots strictly adhere to all steps to inflate the balloon. Photo: Nguyen Dong
A foreign pilot inflates the balloon. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The show, officially opened at 7:00 am on April 30, drew attention of hundreds of people and tourists. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The show, officially opened at 7:00 am on April 30, drew attention of hundreds of people and tourists. Photo: Nguyen Dong
These hot air balloons have just joined the International Hot Air Balloon Festival (April 27-29) in the Hue Craft Village Festival. Photo: Nguyen Dong
These hot air balloons just joined the International Balloon Festival on April 27-29, part of the Hue Craft Village Festival. Photo: Nguyen Dong
There are seven hot air balloons participating in the Da Nang coastal show. Photo: Nguyen Dong
Seven hot-air balloons were seen in the show. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The fixed hot air balloons will fly up to about 20 to 30 meters. Right in the first session, numerous people booked to experience. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The fixed hot-air balloons will fly up to about 20 to 30 meters. On the first day, numerous people booked to experience this service. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The balloons can only be moved in a fixed way and cannot fly around the city because it is easy to affect the airway in Da Nang. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The balloons can only move in a fixed way and cannot fly around the city because of aviation security reasons. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The show has been taking place between April 30 and May 1, from 6:30am to 8:30am and from 16h40pm to 18:30pm. Photo: Nguyen Dong
The balloon ride service will serve tourists on April 30 and May 1, from 6:30am to 8:30am and from 4h40pm to 6:30pm. Photo: Nguyen Dong
Each balloon is well-prepared with at least six gas cylinders. Photo: Nguyen Dong
Each balloon is fueled by at least six gas cylinders. Photo: Nguyen Dong
This is the first time Da Nang has performed hot air balloons. Thus, numerous residents and visitors waiting for ballooning experience are excited to take photos to share with friends. Photo: Nguyen Dong
This is the first time balloon ride service has been launched in Danang. Residents and visitors waiting for ballooning experience are excited to take photos to share with friends. Photo: Nguyen Dong