"Take a relaxing balloon ride and have the best view of the Virginia countryside. Your tour begins when you are transported by a private air-conditioned vehicle to the launch site when you board the basket of the hot air balloon. The private air balloon f you will aerial views of Charlottesville and surrounding counties such as Albemarle and Orange County. Remember to bring you own camera for some unforgettable sights and memories as you soar in the sky. You will get a disk with digital pictures taken by landing and the toast to create lasting memories.After your balloon flight we will celebrate with a traditional champagne toast made popular after the first hot air balloon voyage. Non-alcoholic beverage such as sparkling cider and sodas will also be available.It can get chilly up there so please dress comfortably and a you will be notified accordingly."""
"The tour begins when you are picked up from your departure point by a private air-conditioned vehicle. Your tour guide is award-winning historian Rick Britton and he will give you all the facts of the historical sites that you will see. The highlights in where infamous slave auctions took place. Continue on to see The University of Virginia what once was the headquarter of the Confederate General Hospital. Then on to Rio Hill the site of Albermarle County's only clash of arms.ABOUT YOUR GUIDEA historian of the Old Dominion Rick Britton specializes in 18th and 19th-century Virginia history. His areas of expertise include the American Civil War the life and times of Thomas Jefferson and the history of the central Piedmont. With over 200 published articles and essays under his belt
Private Vineyard Tour on Horseback with VIP Wine Tasting
"This unique experience will take you to the most breathtaking vineyards in the region. Your tour begins when you are picked up from your hotel accommodation and transported by a private vehicle to the vineyard. Before mounting your horse you will be given safety and riding instructions. Your 90-minute private horseback ride through the vineyard is led by a knowledgeable guide who will ensure your safety as well as your enjoyment. This tour is suitable for both beginners and experienced horse back riders. No prior riding experience is necessary. After the ride you will make your way to the winery where you will meet with the wine expert for your private tasting. This VIP experience will allow you to taste special library vintages hand selected by the winemaker.""""Experience the beauty and serenity of Albemarle County on horseback. After the ride enjoy a very special private wine tasting where you will sample special vintages of Virginia wine hand selected by a wine expert."