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Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company

Phoenix, AZ 85024
+1 480-299-0154
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US$ 179.00*
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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
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US$ 209.00*
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Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
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The Experience of a Lifetime, Happening Right Now! Offering launch times of sunrise and sunset, our year-round flights are approximately one hour over the beautiful North Scottsdale and Sonoran desert area. We provide our guests a traditional champagne ceremony to commemorate your flight, a first flight certificate and locally crafted delights.We have proudly flown over 170,000 passengers and are the official ride operator of the World's Largest Balloon Event. Call to reserve your flight today and check this once in a lifetime experience off of your bucket list!
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Phoenix, AZ 85024
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Patrick and the crew were amazing! Such a good long ride. We were able to go to super heights around 7000 ft and also cruised just above the cactus! Well worth It! These guys are professional all the way. We chose not to use one...More

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing to fly with us over the Sonoran Desert! Patrick and the crew truly are some of the best around, and we’re very grateful for their hard work and love for ballooning. We’re glad you enjoyed your flight and the spectacular view....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A truly wonderful experience. Met before dawn and quickly and efficiently taken out to launch site. Got to help with getting the balloon ready and then we all climbed on board. The flight was incredible, Jon (our pilot) was so skilful. He took us low...More

Thank Mark T
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We love hearing our passengers share their experience they had with ballooning, so thank you for posting this review! We’re glad that you had a great experience with Jon, and that you enjoyed some of the unique facts he has about the area. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful team, excellent ride, truly fun and adventurous. Stunning view as you drift by the beautiful terrain of Phoenix, the skyline to the rugged hills and the highways. Perfectly worth more than one ride. The Champagne breakfast after was an amazing touch.More

Thank SereneJourneys
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing to fly with us for your adventure over Phoenix! We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed the views and that you had a fun time while up in the sky. We hope that if you’re ever back in town you'll look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Professional, knowledgeable pilot, Craig and crew, Ryan and Pete, were all eager to please and made our trip a pleasurable experience.More

Thank Jenny O
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We’re glad you had a joyous experience with Craig, Ryan, and Pete. We are thankful for our pilots and crew and the hard work they do, and it always helps when they feel noticed. Thank you for choosing to fly with us, and we hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in town on business I decided to mark a balloon adventure off my bucket list. After some research I chose Rainbow Ryder's and I'm certainly glad I did! They were punctual with hotel pick up, take off location, and the ride! I was impressed...More

Thank TAMMY C
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to fly with us over the Phoenix desert! We're excited to hear that you were glad with your selection, and that the views did not disappoint. We will be sure to pass along your kind words to Jon as well. Continue...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to see the desert! The facility was nice and Craig, the pilot, was entertaining and informative m.

Thank christam984
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We’re glad you got to see the desert from a new height with Craig as your guide! We appreciate the kind review, and hope you’ll come back for another visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing experience. Craig Kennedy, was an expert, knowledgeable, entertaining, and fun pilot. The views were beautiful and the flight was relaxing. Craig made sure that everyone was comfortable, prepared, and safe to fly. The mimosas and breakfast that followed our flight were...More

Thank megskow
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to fly with us! Craig is quite the guide and he will be very grateful to hear you enjoyed him for your experience. The views really are some of the best around, especially from that high up. We hope your time...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A sunrise trip never to be forgotten. Very very impressive, and in Craig's very confident hands we felt very safe. Awsome. Just do it😀

Thank Henrik Bork S
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Craig will be very happy to hear you were impressed with the trip and him as your guide. We hope that if you’re ever back in the area you’ll come back for round two!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm so glad we took this flight! What an amazing sunrise experience. It was early but so worth it. The crew was outstanding. The views were amazing. The champagne brunch delightful. I'd highly recommend this company if you want a first class ballooning experience.More

Thank Jenn H
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us for a flight over Arizona! We’re glad the experience was what you were hoping for, and that the sunrise views did not disappoint. We’re thankful for our outstanding flight crew and are glad to hear they treated you right. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I decided the day before to go with Rainbow Ryders, and it was easily the best last-minute excursion I've ever had! Our tour guide was Craig, and he was the most amazing pilot and tour guide. He was so knowledgeable about the...More

Thank fabrianmccain
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We’re glad we were able to get you flying for the next day! Craig will be happy to hear you had a great time with him as your guide. We look forward to when you come back for another visit, and in the meantime, continue...More

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regymendes2017
6 July 2017|
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Response from thomas451 | Reviewed this property |
it is per person. I think it was about $179.00. It was 20.00 extra for them to pick us up/drop off at hotel. worth it!!
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bsrsunshine
21 March 2017|
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Response from RainbowRyders1 | Property representative |
Hi there! We do indeed offer a military discount. Please give our office a call at 480.299.0154 to get the most updated pricing information.
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Katy G
9 March 2017|
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Response from RainbowRyders1 | Property representative |
Hi Katy, We generally ask for about 48 hours notice if possible. However, we are moving into our busy season so we do recommend about one week in advance to ensure we have availability. If you do call the day before and we... More
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