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  • Average2%
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“champagne toast”(36 reviews)
“hot air balloon”(34 reviews)
“bucket list”(48 reviews)
The Sunrise Hot-Air Balloon ride is the most unique way to fly over Las Vegas. Gently floating over Las Vegas with the Strip to the east, travel wherever the wind takes you for approximately 1 hour before landing to enjoy a champagne toast. As you...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4390 Polaris Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89103-4120
+1 702-553-3039
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 14, 2012

I've been to Vegas many times, and I always like to try to do something off the strip. This activity blew anything I've ever done in Vegas away. First of all, hats off to our pilot, Sheldon. He was incredible! He has a true passion...More

7  Thank nycjrod
Jason A, Director of Sales at Vegas Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2012

Thank-you so much for the great review! I am thrilled to hear you had such a great time. It is an incredible way to spend a morning, and is a great way to see the Las Vegas Strip, and the entire valley. Being in a...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed November 2, 2011

This was our first trip to Vegas, we had planned it for many months. All of our activities were scheduled and paid for in advance. I'm sure you've heard the saying, "The best laid plans"? This Hot Air Balloon Ride was to be the highlight...More

13  Thank upfromhere
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I traveled to Vegas from Toronto for 3 days with my mother who is close to 70. I wanted to give her a memorable experience and so I thought a balloon ride would do it! Not only was the experience magical and all I hoped...More

Thank mamicamp
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the pleasure of flying with this company on Friday 9th of November 18.what a fantastic experience.the thrill of the ride,the views were spectacular and the staff were a pleasure to be with.well worth the money and a must do when in Vegas.i would...More

Thank Louiseandoaul
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were picked up at our hotel by James at and early hour. Then we were taken to where the balloon was going to be inflated for us to go up in. Just watching that was fascinating but then when we finally took to the...More

Thank V2516KNsoniam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

something i had always wanted to do, being from northern ireland theres not much opportunity for low wind and rain free days so when heading to vegas it was something i knew that had to be done! my dad & sister visited vbr in sept...More

Thank LS4888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Vegas Balloon rides for a dream come true! I had the chance to fly with Vegas Balloon rides in May. Early meet up but at the end it will be worth every moment of it! I drove myself, however hotel pick is available...More

Thank analandice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a great morning and the team were great fun. The ‘but’ is we were missed off the pick up and had to pay for an expensive taxi to get to Polaris Avenue and there’s no refund. Make sure your pick up is confirmed.

Thank Isabelle I
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Vegas Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Isabelle, When you have a moment, could you please reach out to our customer service team (customerservice@vegasballoonrides.com) to review your account? We don't find your name on a recent reservation but want to review what had happened with your transportation. Thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I think I don't have enough words to express how grateful and satisfied I am with their service. I bought it with Viator, it was an excellent offer. I had my tour during the dawn of November 1st; was my first hot air balloon ride...More

Thank Li T
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Vegas Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Li - such a glowing recommendation and a beautiful description of your time with us. We are so honored to have had you join us last week. Thank you for the kind words, we hope you also tell your friends and family to join us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip fulfilled a 30 year old dream for me and it couldn't have gone better. No delays or cancellations which I know are very common in this industry. We left 5-10 minutes after our scheduled meeting time. Crew was fun, yet safe and clear....More

Thank Trevor W
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Vegas Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Trevor, Thank you so much for spending your morning with us and we are over the rainbow with excitement to hear that we made your dream come true! Hope to host your friends and family the next time they make their way to Vegas as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pilots and crew are nice, funny and interactive. Loved the experience even if I had to wake up at 4:45 am. Highly recommended.

Thank cesi100
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Vegas Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mom and I went on a balloon ride last Saturday. It was absolutely amazing. It was like you were floating through the air...you could barely feel the movement. The views were incredible. Jonathan was our pilot and he was great! I would highly recommend...More

Thank Prdivas2
VegasBalloonRides, Manager at Vegas Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Shannon, we were excited to have you and your Mom join us for our Signature Champagne Flight. Thank you for the glowing review and we'll be sure to pass along your kind words to Jonathan.

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lee k
October 17, 2018|
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Response from VegasBalloonRides | Property representative |
Hello Lee, Our flights depart just after sunrise so depending on the time of year, pick-up times can vary. In general guests are picked up approximately 60-90 minutes prior to flight departure, depending on their hotel... More
Julianna K
October 15, 2018|
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Response from VegasBalloonRides | Property representative |
Hello Julianna, It's never too cold to fly a hot air balloon in Las Vegas, in fact it's preferred for the air temperatures to be cooler! While the temperatures outside do drop to about 50* during the day, the sun shines and... More
Khadija B
August 2, 2018|
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Response from VegasBalloonRides | Property representative |
Yes, in fact we fly at Sunrise when the temps are coolest.