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Northern Light Balloon Expeditions

Address: P.O. Box 1695, Sedona, AZ 86339
Phone Number: (800) 230-6222
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Ranked #47 of 165 Activities in Sedona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Balloon rides, Outdoor Activities, Sightseeing Tours
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Type: Balloon rides, Outdoor Activities, Sightseeing Tours
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

we did a hot air balloon ride over Sedona. the hotel recommended a different company that was filled so we used northern lights and they were fantastic. our pilot and host was outstanding and the crew were entertaining and great the sights from above unbelievable. my wife was afraid of heights but once in the air was amazed and comfortable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Great way to see the red rock! Our pilot DAN was very experienced and grew up in the Sedona area. He shared his deep knowledge and insights while expertly piloting our ballon up to an altitude of 11,000 ft. We could see all the way to Flagstaff. Nice smooth landing and a yummy breakfast followed with an Irish champaign toast!

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Biloela, Australia
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63 attraction reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Organised as part of a deal for going to a timeshare presentation. Well organise tour. Picked up with a group of other people early from our resort and taken to the launch site. There were 4 of us plus the knowledgeable pilot on board and we were chased by the hard working ground crew. There were quite a few other... More 

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Blair and his crew were fabulous, one time and spot on! The Red Rocks were breathtaking and the fly over the Cocina Forest was a bonus and they topped it off with mimosas. Definitely recommened it to anyone in the Sedona area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We took off this morning right after sunrise and I have to say it was the best decision I made my whole trip!! This was the BEST way to see all of Sedona and what better way than at sunrise! The guides and people we awesome! We had Captain Ron in our basket he knew so much about the area... More 

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Long Beach, California
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

What a great adventure if you have the time and money. Really for what you get it's relatively cheap in comparison to the memories it will provide. First, they picked us up at our hotel early in the morning and when we got to the place that they launched the balloons, we got to help inflate the balloon and enjoyed... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Flying high above Sedona as the sun was rising was just amazing. The whole trip, from watching them blow up the balloons, to the wrap-up at the end was fun and interesting. They showed up right on time at our pick-up location. Dan, our pilot, made the experience all that more enjoyable with his vast knowledge of the history and... More 

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Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Our pilot, Dan, is awesome! We now know more about Sedona and the surrounding areas than in the two years we have lived there. We were well-informed about what to expect and what we were seeing the whole way through the adventure. All pilots and crew members were 100% professional and possessed of the greatest asset, a sense of humor.... More 

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Port Hadlock, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were picked up at our hotel entrance at 5:45 am, picked up 3 other passengers and drove to the launching site. Our pilot/guide, Dan, was a native Sedonan who seemed to know everything about the area, from history to geology, and during the course of our journey we came to learn about getting one's balloon pilot license and the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The people were pleasant to deal with and the experience was very peaceful, but....if you want very close proximity to the canyon walls, then Northern Lights is not for you. Their launch site is not as ideal as Red Rocks Balloon Adventure which we could see was closer to the buttes. If you just want to be up high and... More 

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