WATCH: 360-degree video from a hot air balloon over Central Florida

By Scott Fais, Feature Reporter
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 09, 2017, 1:36 PM EDT

Well, here's a pretty cool way to start the day — and beat the morning congestion along Interstate 4 in Orlando.

Florida on a Tankful's Scott Fais soared high into the Central Florida sky Tuesday morning with Orlando Balloon Rides.

All the views: 360-degree video from a hot air balloon

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