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Balloons Above the Valley

603 California Blvd, Napa, CA 94559-3131
+1 800-464-6824
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Great birds eye view of Napa

Wonderful balloon ride over the Napa valley. We stayed at the Euro Spa hotel and a van picked us... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Timonium, Maryland
via mobile
Great way to start visit to Wine Country

This was a great activity to start the weeek with. It meant early wake up, but it was worth it... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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Get Carried Away! Balloons Above The Valley has been voted Best Balloon Ride in Napa Valley 17 years in a row. Dance with the wind above Napa Valley in a colorful hot air balloon. Celebrate your celestial adventure with a festive champagne brunch where you can reminisce about your journey in a serene wine country setting. May The Winds Welcome You Softly
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  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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603 California Blvd, Napa, CA 94559-3131
+1 800-464-6824

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful balloon ride over the Napa valley. We stayed at the Euro Spa hotel and a van picked us up to take us to the meeting place and then the launch site. Not quite enough information ahead of time, but the balloon ride was awesome....More

Thank tdellav
Management response:Responded 22 June 2017

We are very glad to hear you enjoyed your balloon flight as well as the champagne brunch celebration! We strive to give all of our passengers as much information as possible via conformation emails as well as the morning of the flight, so I am...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

This was a great activity to start the weeek with. It meant early wake up, but it was worth it, and easiest to do at the beginning of the week. I had reads reviews claiming they may have to use an alternate site if Napa...More

1  Thank DREnos2014
Management response:Responded 22 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write all of that out! We really appreciate your feedback and understanding of us needing to use our alternate launch location in Winters CA. Ideally we would love to always fly out of the Valley but sometimes conditions...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

My second time around and as always a spectacular experience to appreciate the beauty of the valley and soothe the spirit. Brought along first timer, family & friends and it was worth the early rise and enjoyable brunch.

Thank degracia3
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I'm not a morning person, but this experience was worth waking up for! The views were absolutely phenomenal and our pilot Jake was hilarious, which helped calm my nerves. Everyone on the staff was in fact friendly and energetic. The brunch afterward was nothing special,...More

Thank slthomp
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Heard really good things about this business and was excited for my first hot air balloon ride - was scheduled for Friday morning and received a call the evening before confirming my spot. Arrived at the Marriott and ate the very basic muffins and coffee...More

1  Thank Deanna M
Management response:Responded 25 April 2017

Deanna, Thank you for your valuable input. We are very sorry for the wait time and ultimate flight cancellation you experienced with us. Our ultimate goal is the safety and security of our passengers. It may not appear there is a reason for flight delays...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

What a great crew and experience. Days starts out early but totally worth it, youre in wine country you should definitely enjoy the flight. Staff was super friendly and knowledgeable. I really enjoyed the views and my friend definitely was impressed! Would definitely do it...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

If you are looking for something different to do. This is fun... Well organized.... However.... When I dreamed all my life of the hot air balloon ride... I did not Dream of being cramed in the large basket with so many people you couldn't hardly...More

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had an absolutely amazing experience with Balloons Above the Valley! There are a few companies that offer balloon rides through Napa Valley, but it would be hard to top the friendly, energetic and fun stuff with this company! From start to finish the experience...More

Thank lissop44
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This balloon ride was amazing! The staff were nice and friendly from start to finish! Jake was outstanding! He was knowledgeable, pleasant, and great at interacting with all the guest! The views were breathtaking and I felt at peace as we glided through the air....More

Thank MsKiesha
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Our family of 5 enjoyed our first ever balloon flight on Christmas morning. We met at the Marriott hotel where there were coffee and pastries and a safety talk. We went in minivans to the balloon launch site. The balloon was huge and was divided...More

Thank jaynic
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Response from tarynlw | Reviewed this property |
The weather in Napa is generally mild, just watch the forecast. The flight will not be cancelled until the morning of, so if you are traveling from far away it is risky. They also do sunset flights in the winter because it... More
1 October 2015|
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No, thank you.

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