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Phoenix Hot Air Balloon Morning Ride

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Take in the beautiful Arizona Sonoran Desert like never before! Floating 2,000-5,000 feet over the desert in a hot air balloon, the 360 degree unobstructed views and peacefulness of flight is breathtaking. Following your 60 minute hot air balloon flight, guests are treated to chilled champagne and a gourmet breakfast in the heart of the desert, the perfect start to the day.
Highlights
  • See expansive Sonoran Desert views on this morning hot-air balloon ride
  • Feel safe on your sunrise ride with an experienced FAA-licensed pilot
  • Get the chance to chat about your flight over a Champagne breakfast
  • Upgrade to add hotel pickup and drop-off from Phoenix for convenience
What to Expect
This hot-air balloon ride starts at the time you chose when booking. If you chose to upgrade to add hotel pickup, you’ll be picked up from your Phoenix hotel, otherwise make your own way over to the Deer Valley Airport. Once you arrive, your crew for the day gets your balloon ready to go. Your FAA-licensed pilot makes sure you have a safe ride up in the air. Take off and fly up to take in views over the Sonoran Desert. Catch views of the beautiful landscape, cacti, wildlife, and sun as it rises for the morning. Afterward, back on the ground, enjoy a Champagne breakfast, and chat about your flight experience. Your hot-air balloon ride tour ends with hotel drop-off (if you’ve chosen to upgrade), or right where you are.
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Departure Point
702 W Deer Valley Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85027, USA
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Champagne
  • Gourmet cuisine
  • Commemorative flight certificate
  • Hotel pickup and drop off (if option selected)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off (if option not selected)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not suitable for pregnant women
  • Not recommended for participants with back injuries/problems
  • Not recommended for participants with broken bones or who have had recent surgery
  • Passengers must be able to jump off the second step of a ladder onto the ground
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Actual flight time is approximately 1 hour
  • 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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Reviewed today via mobile

Fabulous experiece. Smooth take off and landing with Pilot Tommy and Crew Chief Todd! Beautiful view of the the landscape.

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Coyotetuscadero
Reviewed yesterday

This was our first hot air balloon ride but will not be our last one. We will definitely do it again. Our captain (Mark) was amazing and did a wonderful job in piloting the balloon and educating us. It was a beautiful morning ride and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Go797046
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very efficient and professional crew. Everything was timed perfectly. Almost no time was wasted to get us from our pick up points and into the basket of the balloon. One of the smoothest landings I have experienced in a balloon! (thanks captain Al!) This review...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mihaela N
Reviewed 3 days ago

From the start we were in the company of Ken, our fantastic chase driver and Field Crew member. We were picked up at the Deer Valley Airport as advertised and after a short ride were witness to the inflating of the various balloons that would...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank BWKleven
HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello BWKleven, It's wonderful to hear that you had an amazing balloon tour from beginning to end! Captain Tommy and crew member Ken are two of our best and always show everyone a good time. Thank you for choosing Hot Air Expeditions for your adventure!

Reviewed 3 days ago

Competent crew and fun morning adventure surprise for my wife. We were treated to champagne breakfast in the middle of the desert.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank shankararamanr
HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello shankararamanr, We're happy you enjoyed your balloon experience. Thank you for flying with Hot Air Expeditions!

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WanderGirl02
17 October 2019|
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Response from nk3100 | Reviewed this property |
Wear a hat or hood is even better as you get neck protection as well and position yourself on the outer edge of the basket. You'll be fine. I'm 5'5 and was happy I had my hood as there is quite a bit of heat that comes off... More
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3 October 2019|
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Response from Tara T | Reviewed this property |
Worth every penny!!!
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WanderGirl02
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Response from Ted R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you may have to fit in with a group for even balance !
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