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Sky's the Limit Ballooning Adventures

3251 Camino de los Coches, Carlsbad, CA 92009
+(1)(760) 602-0295
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Ranked #1 of 24 Activities in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Our experienced crew and FAA commercial licensed pilots are ready to take you on a journey surpassing any adventure you have encountered. Our pilots... more » Owner description: Our experienced crew and FAA commercial licensed pilots are ready to take you on a journey surpassing any adventure you have encountered. Our pilots have over 30 years of flight experience combined and each pilot is one of 24 pilots that provide passenger rides for the Albuquerque International balloon festival and have an impeccable safety record. Our balloons and vehicles are regularly maintained and inspected to assure a safe and unforgettable experience. We are a family owned and operated balloon company and your experience means everything to us! Whatever adventure you choose, we will assure you one of the most enjoyable, safe and incredible experiences of a lifetime! So what are you waiting for? "Do Something Different Today"! Operating in Del Mar and Santa Barbara Wine Country! « less
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San Diego, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This trip was beyond what I expected and more. From the Admin Assistant Renee to the Perfect Pilot James and his very hard working Assistant, this company can teach other company's what true Customer service, adventure, and a nice clean trust worthy balloon really is! Don't go to any other ballooning company, that is RUDE, old Patched up balloon, and... More

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Santa Barbara, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

A birthday surprise from my girlfriend. Turned into one of the best days of my life. I have never experienced a balloon ride before. I do have to say everyone needs to call sky's the limit and go for a balloon ride you will NOT be disappointed at all. The owners and employees of the company are all so kind... More

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Our party of eight was a little nervous to get there, but James and Eric gave us the very best experience possible--awesome! The guys in our group even got to help and experience the thrill of setting up a balloon, something they can brag about. It was truly a beautiful experience, one I would do over and over. We even... More

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Holland, M
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

What an incredible experience. Amazing pilot and crew. Totally awesome. Don't ride with anyone else, seriously. THE BEST EVER!!!!!!!!!!

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Escondido, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

AWESOME!! SPECTACULAR! Don't miss this experience with Mike, the pilot and his crew. Professional with your safety their utmost priority. Making sure you have an unforgettable time. DO IT!

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Mountain View, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I did this balloon ride a couple months ago. It was a great trip. They are located in in the midst of rolling estates in Santa Barbara. James is a great guide, and very obviously a great pilot (He's done crazy stuff like fly over Mt Kiliminjaro, I think) The balloon ride itself was very comfortable (nicely cushioned basket) as... More

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

There aren't any groupon deals for this company, but for the little extra cash, it's well worth the experience. Their balloon cart looked super new/clean, and was very comfortable and cushioned. Our flyer knew exactly where to to go, and pointed out some choice scenery (and when every house below you has it's own tennis court, there is much to... More

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My sister and I did the hot air balloon ride and it was the perfect ending to a great trip! I am afraid of heights, but the hot air balloon ride is so gentle that I don't have any fear while on the ride. Pete, the pilot, described as a "sensation of no sensation" and he is absolutely right! It... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I wanted to do something different, fun, romantic and close to home that I would always remember for my big Bday and the sunrise trip over Santa Ynez and Santa Barbara with James was fabulous! He and staff were friendly and knowledgable and gave us a memorable experience for life! They had lovely champagne/snacks outside after our flight.. I highly... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Awesome experience. Beautiful scenery. People were very concerned for your safety and went over things to make you more comfortable. Definitely recommend them.

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