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Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company

Address: 1725 W Williams Dr Suite 39, Phoenix, AZ
Phone Number: +1 480-299-0154
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Ranked #6 of 134 Activities in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Balloon rides, Sightseeing Tours, Outdoor Activities
Owner description: The Experience of a Lifetime, Happening Right Now! Offering launch...
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Type: Balloon rides, Sightseeing Tours, Outdoor Activities
Owner description: The Experience of a Lifetime, Happening Right Now! Offering launch times of sunrise and sunset, our year-round flights are approximately one hour over the beautiful North Scottsdale and Sonoran desert area. We provide our guests a traditional champagne ceremony to commemorate your flight, a first flight certificate and post flight food catered by Locally renowned Wildflower Bread Company. We have proudly flown over 170,000 passengers and are the official ride operator of the World's Largest Balloon Event. Call to reserve your flight today and check this once in a lifetime experience off of your bucket list!
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boston
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Staff were very friendly and nice. Very efficient and safe. I highly recommend it. We got to Phoenix on a Thursday and we were supposed to go up that afternoon for a sunset view, unfortunately Mother Nature didn't allow us. So we rescheduled for a Saturday for sunrise. It was quite pleasant. We've done hot air balloon in Sedona before... More 

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West Lawn, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My friend and I both had "hot air balloon ride" on our Bucket Lists. We are both afraid of heights, and I have some issues with motion (from rides, but not from planes). But I read up on this and every company said you do not feel it, and that you do NOT feel any motion - there is no... More 

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We were an extended family of 10 visiting from the east coast. Short van ride away to launching area. We helped with the setup/inflation which was a lot of fun. A very efficient team got us off the ground in no time and we were floating away as other vans from other companies were just getting unloaded. Our pilot Taylor... More 

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Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My family and I had a flight with Pilot Patrick Stevens during sunset, and it was an absolutely amazing trip! The pilot and crew set up the balloon in five minutes, and we were ready to go after that! The pilot did a fabulous job of easing our fears, and flew the balloon with ease. He pointed out several major... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

I got my boyfriend a ride for our trip to AZ for Christmas and this gift did NOT dissapoint! It was one of the most amazing things we have ever done thanks to Rainbow Ryders. Our pilot was Mark and he was awesome. Very informative and really pleasant to be around. We really took note at how professional the whole... More 

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Queen Creek, Arizona, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My Wife and I had a flight with Pilot Patrick Stevens on New Year's morning that was beyond incredible! The crew was on time, super efficient and always informative. We launched from Schnefph Farms and flew for about an hour and a half to Pegasus Airpark. The Superstition Mountains and Four Peaks were covered in snow; there was even a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

What a start to the year! First class all the way (even smooth during some "curbulance"!!! Patrick was great! The chase team was great! First class operation. Highly recommended. Even supplied blankies to the one cold person!!! Thanks guys. Shellie, Karl, Pat, and John.

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My wife and I took our 2 daughters, ages 18 & 14, with us on the hot air balloon ride. It was fantastic! Everyone had a great time! Our pilot Taylor was fun and informative. Overall an A+ experience.

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Long Beach, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The thought of floating in the air in a wicker basket has always scared me. But, when opportunity knocks, I have learned to embrace it. My pilot Taylor was great. He and his crew could not have been more professional and efficient. The views at sunrise were truly spectacular. I'm so glad I ventured outside of my comfort zone!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Fantastic Christmas Morning tour. Our pilot Patrick was outstanding. He and the other staff were professional, engaging, and experienced. Safety was priority number one. Incredible views and a serene, peaceful,and quiet ride. Logistics were simple. My wife and daughters (ages 11 and 14) loved it too. I would do another balloon tour with them in a heartbeat and recommend them... More 

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