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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix

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Overview
Make memories you’ll never forget with this 1-hour hot air ballon ride from Phoenix. Groups large and small will enjoy breath-taking 360-degree views as you glide above the magical Sonoran Desert. Upon returning back down to land, celebrate with a champagne toast and a delicious breakfast made by the popular local brand Wildflower Bread Company. Passengers will even receive a commemorative first flight certificate after landing.
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715 E Covey Ln
715 E Covey Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85024, USA
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    Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon
    Stop: 4 hours -
    We meet at our office and drive out to our launch site from there (which does vary day-to-day depending on the wind directions/speed)
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Catch sight of the Sonoran Desert sunrise during this hot air balloon ride
  • Chat about your flight afterward over Champagne and breakfast hors d'oeuvres
  • Everyone can enjoy this ride—perfect for solo travelers, couples, and families
  • Round-trip transport from central Phoenix to the flight location is included
What to Expect
Meet for this Sonoran Desert sunrise hot air balloon ride in central Phoenix. Your guide drives you to the launch site. Listen to a short safety briefing before your trip and then climb aboard the basket with your other group members. Your pilot flies up into the air as you enjoy 360-degree views over the Sonoran Desert. Learn about the wildlife and history of the desert from your guide. Once you land back on the ground, sit down at picnic tables and fill up on breakfast hors d'oeuvres, accompanied by Champagne. Your Sonoran Desert sunrise hot air balloon ride ends with a ride back to the original meeting spot.
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Important Information
Departure Point
715 E Covey Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85024, USA
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hot-air balloon flight
  • Local taxes
  • Breakfast - Champagne breakfast
  • Live commentary on board
  • Gift for inflation process (option of helping crew inflate balloon)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir Merchandise (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off ($35 per adult and children 5 to 12 years old are free)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • All flight are weather permitting
  • Children must be 5 years of age or older
  • Pregnant women are unable to fly
  • Must be able to stand for 60 minutes unassisted
  • Must be able to sustain the impact of jumping off a chair
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
  • Light layered clothing
  • Close toed shoes
  • Sunscreen and hats recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Totally worth the money. We had a really great sunrise above the desert and an amazing view. Our pilot Jesse was great, funny and made the day an unforgettable experience. Would always go on another ride with them. For me a must-do in Phoenix. The staff was very kind and
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Jesse is an amazing pilot and we’re glad that you had such a great time with him! Our staff work very hard to make your experience as enjoyable and unforgettable as it can possibly be. We appreciate you choosing to fly with us and we hope to fly with you again sometime!
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We did not know what to expect when we reached their office well before sunrise. The staff and the pilot were very courteous, explained everything in simple language, and made the entire baloon ride experience worth it to the last penny. Do not miss this when you are in the
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks for the review. Our staff and pilots work hard to give you a great experience from the time that you arrive to the time that you leave. Thank you for choosing to fly with us and we hope to fly with you again!
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We had many out of town guests coming in to celebrate a birthday and wanted to give them a memorable experience. I called the week our guests were arriving and worked with Jennifer (group sales) who did a great job of arranging things for us (fairly last minute). Our pilot was
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
Responded 1 week ago
We’re so happy that you chose us to celebrate a birthday! Our pilots, crew, and staff always aim to make your experience with us fun, memorable and safe. Jen is a great member of our team and we’re happy to hear that you had a smooth booking experience with her. Patrick is an absolutely amazing pilot and we’re truly happy to hear that you and your guests had such a great time with him!
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Went up after sunrise with Pilot Al and 3 others. Balloon was comfortable and felt very safe at all times. Ride time was just under an hour. Glad to have experienced a ride in a hot air balloon!
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
Responded 1 week ago
We’re happy that you enjoyed your time with us! All of our pilots are amazing at what they do and we’re happy that you had such a great time with us!
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I was quite impressed :D My flight was canceled due to weather so instead I made friends with two pilots and learned all about the balloons! Both Andy and Jesse are very knowledgable pilots and great story tellers! They gave me a wonderful tour of the facility taught me about
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Response from RainbowRyders1, Public Relations Manager at Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
Responded 3 weeks ago
Awe so fun making friends with the pilots. I’m sorry to hear your flight got cancelled due to weather but I love your positivity on making the best out of the experience. It sounds like you got a wealth of knowledge from the guys. You’ll be an expert in ballooning before you know it! We would love to get you up in the sky next time. Hope to see you soon!
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  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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