Putrajaya hosts 7th International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta


The 7th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2015 kicks off at Putrajaya – near  Kuala Lumpur

The annual festival, jointly organised by AKA Balloons Sdn Bhd and Putrajaya Corporation (PPj), will see more than 20 colourful balloons take to the skies in Precinct 2 from March 12 – 15, 2015

Other than Malaysia, the balloonists hail from 11 countries, including the Philippines, South Korea, the United States, Australia and Belgium.

The Fiesta is expected to attract a 300,000-strong crowd, with loads of activities for the whole family.

Admission to the festival grounds is free and the fiesta will be open from 7am daily.

Those booking a taxi with TaxiMonger will enjoy RM15 cash back for advanced bookings, and RM5 cash back for non-advanced bookings.

Those travelling via KLIA Transit can save up to 35% off normal ticket prices when purchasing a return ticket to Putrajaya from KLIA Transit Ticket counters.

Nadi Putra buses will be ferrying visitors from Park-and-Ride facilities near Putrajaya Sentral for only 50 sen.

For details, visit www.myballoonfiesta.com