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Apex Balloons

21705 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2768
+1 877-946-8247
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Fantastic experience!

These guys know how to do it. Everything was ran so smooth and according to schedule. The most... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Irvine, California
via mobile
Tina RN

This was such an amazing experience. I was really nervous to fly in a balloon but the true... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tina B
via mobile
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Apex Balloons offers hot air balloon rides daily at sunrise and sunset above scenic Phoenix, Arizona. Each aerial sightseeing expedition is topped off by a traditional champagne toast and post-flight celebration. We are a professional, dynamic company run by passionate and experienced balloonists who strive to make your flight an experience you'll always remember fondly.
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“pilot jon” (11 reviews)
“balloon ride” (35 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
21705 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2768
Deer Valley
+1 877-946-8247

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

These guys know how to do it. Everything was ran so smooth and according to schedule. The most enjoyable first time experience. Jon is the pilot in the Southwest. Others on the flight had previously went up with Jon. Extremely professional, knowledge and fun. Highly...More

Thank jrbro123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was such an amazing experience. I was really nervous to fly in a balloon but the true professionalism and skills owner/operator, Jon, made my flight in Apex Balloon absolutely so enjoyable. Not only is Jon highly skilled with his balloon flying, his kindness goes...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on a girl's trip to the ABQ Balloon Fiesta and decided to check this off our bucket list. From arrival to the champagne party at the end we had a wonderful time with Pilot John and staff (especially Gary and Lindsey). 2 of...More

Thank MBWarEagle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group had a wonderful time on our balloon trip in Albuquerque (Apex comes to town for the balloon festival). It is such a great combination of thrill of the height and peaceful floating through the air. Our knowledgeable, skilled, handsome and charming pilot Jon...More

Thank amylmojo56789
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a fantastic experience. From the initial phone call, Jon was professional and took the time answering my questions about bringing my 6 year old daughter on the flight. On the day of the flight, Jon and the Chase Team were wonderful and took...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I thought that I reviewed this previous but if not I still remember this to be the best Balloon ride company in the Phoenix area. We took off with a lot of balloons from other companies and what a goat rope. We saw them go...More

Thank Wcarv
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Our hot air balloon adventure was a surprise for my husband's 70th birthday and the entire experience was unforgettable from start to finish. We were lucky enough to be the only ones on that beautiful, sunny Arizona morning which made the experience even more personal....More

Thank Cowley_Traveller
Reviewed 16 April 2017

An early morning flight over the desert with Jon and Apex Balloons was a highlight of our trip. We flew 5500 feet above ground in the calm and quiet enjoying magnificent views of the desert and surrounding hills. Interestingly, a highlight was skimming over the...More

Thank Gai W
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Great ride with pilot Jon and ground crew Gary and K2. They were very professional and efficient. Jon has been ballooning 19 years and showed it with his skills. We went higher, farther and were up longer than any of the other balloons (17 balloons)...More

Thank Wcarv
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Jon took us on a very enjoyable balloon voyage! He is a highly skilled, dedicated and knowledgeable pilot. I would recommend Apex unconditionally!

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Verlene U
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Response from serenadethesun | Reviewed this property |
Unless you book a private trip, there could be others. If you go at an empty morning time, you could end up lucky like my fiancé and I with just us and Jon. If you ask Jon, he can give you a better idea of the busyness of... More

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