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The United States Hot Air Balloon Team

2737 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17505-9707
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Lancaster County Hot Air Balloon Ride
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Come Up - Slow Down. Come, experience the flight of a lifetime over lush countryside and Amish Farm Country. Our guests have enjoyed this wonderful experience of flight for more than 20 years. Many come back, literally, every season and include their friends and family.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bucket list” (40 reviews)
“ground crew” (34 reviews)
“balloon ride” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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2737 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17505-9707
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"bucket list"
in 40 reviews
"ground crew"
in 34 reviews
"balloon ride"
in 30 reviews
"launch site"
in 13 reviews
"champagne toast"
in 13 reviews
"afraid of heights"
in 11 reviews
"sunrise flight"
in 10 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 10 reviews
"great pilot"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful morning"
in 6 reviews
"great flight"
in 5 reviews
"amish children"
in 12 reviews
"awesome experience"
in 12 reviews
"balloon basket"
in 4 reviews
"private flight"
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"wear a hat"
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"highly recommend this company"
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My experience with this company has been nothing short of amazing! From the great customer service I received from Ms. Brenda... to the perfect location of Amish Country. I brought my husband to experience our first hot air balloon ride for his birthday. When we...More

Thank Joie A
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Absolutely wonderful experience! A gift for our 4th wedding anniversary and a bucket list experience for my husband. Our pilot, Lucas Hess, was amazing. His love for ballooning really radiates from him and his knowledge and skill made our flight that much more fun. Even...More

1  Thank Tara L
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A gift from my family for my birthday. It was just wonderful. My daughter and I did a sunrise flight on 8/21. Our balloonist glided us through the clear skies with such ease. The sights were beautiful and the crew was friendly. The landing was...More

Thank marylouisr
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful experience! My husband surprised me with my first hot air balloon ride to celebrate my birthday and it was phenomenal! Our pilot, Jesse Newcomer, was fantastic with the utmost professionalism and knowledge. He was informative about the surrounding areas as well as...More

Thank Tina R
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We spent 18 days in the US on this particular trip visiting many wonderful places and attractions. This however was the absolute highlight of our entire holiday! Having been a bucket list item for my wife and I this truly was a magical experience with...More

1  Thank Faansie T
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

This was an excellent experience made all the more enjoyable by Lucas and his Team who were very Friendly and Professional. They expertly changed the Point of take-off to give us the Best Possible Aerial Views over the Amish countryside. The Landing was also professionaly...More

1  Thank christophercedocker
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I don't even know where to start. From start to finish we had an amazing time. Lucas our pilot along with his 3 ground crew members were incredible. All were very informative and knowledgeable with the best personalities and sense of humor. Weather was perfect...More

Thank Patsmom1023
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

This was my second ride in a Hot Air Balloon with Lucas Hess as the pilot! It was a wonderful evening ride that had to be rescheduled because of rain in the morning! Words cannot explain what it is like, so peaceful, relaxing and calm....More

Thank Darvin D
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Was a way for our 10th wedding anniversary. Our hot air balloon ride was cancelled due to bad weather. It's 3 weeks later and we still didn't get a refund. We called and emailed and still nothing. Next we are going to our local new...More

2  Thank Christine E
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My best friend and I booked two flights over two years ago. We did a sunset and a sunrise. It was fabulous! This is a beautiful way to see Lancaster County with all its quilt like fields. We enjoyed it so much we try to...More

1  Thank aggandmel
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ladybugroe
December 7, 2017|
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Response from Patsmom1023 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do them in winter. He said it's beautiful especially when everything is snow covered. We are headed up there tomorrow but since no snow we aren't going to pay all that money for the same view we had in July
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Vishwanath S D
June 30, 2016|
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Response from Jake F | Property representative |
Please give our office a call to make a reservation. There are only a certain amount of spaces available to book for and we need to be sure we have space for your party. Thanks.
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Vishwanath S D
June 30, 2016|
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Response from Patty52153 | Reviewed this property |
You need to make reservation in advance. Depending on how many are riding in the balloon determines the size the company will use during your flight. It was well worth the money spent on this flight. I would highly... More
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