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Hot Air Balloon Ride at Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park | TOKOROZAWA
December 9 @ 07:00 - 09:00￥2000
Once a month the Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park offers the general public the chance to ride in a hot air balloon for just 2000 yen for an adult or 1000 yen for school aged children and senior citizens. Children younger than six can enjoy this rare opportunity for free.
For the month of August as the kids are on summer holidays there are two dates for the hot air balloon ride. They are August 12th and August 26th. The time is from 7 am to 9 am. Only the first 100 people in line will be able to take part in this event. The location in the park is in front of the Tokorozawa Civic Cultural Center “Muse”, close to the Tokorozawa Aviation Museum.
Hot Air Balloon dates for the rest of the year
- June 3rd
- July 1st
- August 12th and 26th
- September 9th
- October 8th
- November 11th
- December 9th and 23rd
Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park and the museum are a great place to visit at any time of the year. More on the park itself:
Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park Access
The park, Muse and the museum are all located close to Koku koen Station on the Seibu Shinjuku Line, approximately 30 to 45 minutes from central Tokyo.
There are a number of parking areas in the park. The parking by the museum is closest. The phone number for a car navi is 04-2998-4388.
Map and other details in the grey detail box at the very bottom of the post.
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