Travel News: Balloons over Bali

Travel News: Balloons over Bali

The soothing journey options on Bali soar for a skies this week when The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah Ubud anchors a 23-metre prohibited atmosphere balloon in a rice paddies and opens a embankment on a wicker basket for rides 3 times a day.

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Despite a recognition of ballooning tours in a world’s many outlandish locations, Bali in new years has been bereft of balloons. The Chedi Club’s new journey will be a usually ballooning event on a Island of a Gods, and a initial such beginning launched by a resort.

“Bali’s got it all — beaches, temples, volcanoes, rice paddies, puppets, dancers, dedicated forests — yet no balloons,” pronounced a ubiquitous manager of The Chedi Club Ubud, Deasy Swandarini. “A balloon is accurately a approach to see Ubud from on high.”

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Each moody climbs 50 metres above a resort’s rice fields, and floats during a finish of a fasten while passengers splash in views of Mt. Agung in a nearby distance, expanded rice fields below, a forests of Ubud and a 5-hectare estate of Hendra Hadiprana, now The Chedi Club.

“You competence constraint a same images with a drone, yet saying it with your possess eye is something else entirely,” pronounced Swandarini.

With mixed flights scheduled during dawn, in a late afternoon/early dusk and only after moonrise, any knowledge sets cruise with a limit of dual adults and dual children underneath 12, as good as a approved pilot, yet sum guest weight can't surpass 230kg.

The flights final between 5 and 7 mins and cost US $150 for any morning and afternoon trip, breakfast or afternoon tea for dual included. The final moody of a day includes cooking for dual adults and costs US $200. The Chedi Club skeleton to offer a journey between Jun and November.

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Established in 1992, GHM (General Hotel Management Ltd.) is famous for conceptualising, building and handling an disdainful organisation of hotels and resorts. With an insinuate portfolio and some-more projects in a pipeline, GHM prides itself in providing guest with an peerless lifestyle experience.

Each GHM skill is an original. A symbiotic attribute between a hotel and a internal enlightenment enables GHM to yield guest with a genuine, close-up knowledge of a best any end has to offer. The signature GHM character melds contemporary interpretations of Asian designs and particular internal touches to emanate inspired, noted spaces.

GHM’s portfolio includes:

The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

The Chedi Muscat, Oman

The Chedi Andermatt, Switzerland

GHM properties currently underneath development:

Al Bait Sharjah, UAE

The Chedi Mumbai, India

The Chedi Luštica Bay, Montenegro

The Chedi Ninghai, Zhejiang, China

The Chedi Huangbai Mountain, Henan, China

The Chedi Khorfakkan, Sharjah, UAE

The Chedi Xinchang, China

The Chedi Zhudong, Hsinchu, Taiwan

The Chedi Club Zhudong, Hsinchu, Taiwan

The Chedi Residences Zhudong, Hsinchu, Taiwan

In further to these, GHM has assimilated with like-minded partners and entered into suggestive collaborations to broach innovative brands, stability a bequest of environment new benchmarks of value in a liberality industry.

Ahn Luh

Ahn Luh is a corner try partnership fake among Duan Qiang, a co-founder and authority of Beijing Tourism Group (BTG), Adrian Zecha, a idealist behind Amanresorts, along with Hans R. Jenni, President and Director of GHM and Duan Wei Hong, a owner of Great Ocean Group.

It is a code that combines a hint of Old World Chinese liberality in today’s context of contemporary elegance, reflecting in a service, architectural pattern and interior décor, how tradition and modernity can engage to benefaction an original, civic review concept.

The Ahn Luh portfolio includes:

•    Ahn Luh Zhujiajiao, Shanghai

•    Ahn Luh Lanting, Shaoxing

•    Ahn Luh Qiandao Lake, Hangzhou (soft opening)

•    Ahn Luh Huangbai Mountain, Hubei (2019)

•    Ahn Luh Nanjing, Jiangsu (2019)

•    Ahn Luh Zhuhai, Guangdong (2020)

Tin Hotels

TIN Hotels is a new artisanal code by GHM focusing on lifestyle experiences. By pulling a bounds of what a new era of hotels can be to a tellurian traveller, a idea is to yield guest with amicable spaces that broach peerless community experiences, good character and rational nourishment during a some-more permitted cost indicate but compromising a standards that a world-class oppulance brands are famous for.

For some-more information, greatfully visit or contact:

GHM Public Relations

General Hotel Management Ltd

32 Gilstead Road

Singapore 309075

T  +65 6223 3755

F  +65 6221 1535

[email protected]

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