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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix

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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.
  • 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
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hot-air balloon flight
  • Local taxes
  • Breakfast - Champagne breakfast
  • Live commentary on board
  • Gift for inflation process (option of helping crew inflate balloon)
  • 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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Popular mentions
My wife and I were in Scottsdale for our honeymoon, and saw the hot air balloons from our villa balcony. Decided to give it a shot and it was like nothing we've ever done before. We will DEFINITELY be going again! Take-off was very gentle, and our landing was barely a bump. The
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We had an amazing time with Rainbow Ryders early morning hot air ballon tour! I would highly recommend this team of professionals.
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Amazing views from above. Our guide made us feel safe. We reached over 1 mile in altitude. Took many photos and videos for memories of the experience.
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I was visiting the Phoenix area and I've always wanted to do this. I'm so pleased I did this and that I chose this particular company!
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Amazing experience. Loved every second of it. Paul and Michael are amazing. They were so fun and sweet. Amazing views and so much fun
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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