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Up & Away Ballooning

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Address: Sonoma County Airport, 2200 Airport Blvd., Santa Rosa, CA 95492
Phone Number: 707-836-0171
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Description: The most personalized, professional ballooning experience in the Sonoma...
The most personalized, professional ballooning experience in the Sonoma County Wine Country. Gourmet brunch served in the gardens of Kendall-Jackson Winery after the flight. Best safety record.***Now wheelchair accessible***
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Sonoma Valley Hot Air Balloon Ride with Gourmet Champagne Brunch
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We only had one available morning on our trip from Illinois and I was super nervous the weather would not cooperate and allow me to check this item off my bucket list - but the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Rock Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We only had one available morning on our trip from Illinois and I was super nervous the weather would not cooperate and allow me to check this item off my bucket list - but the stars aligned so we could go up and away! Due to foggy conditions in Santa Rosa we had to get up earlier and drive an... More 

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Kokomo, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

This was our second ballooning adventure with Up and Away and we are making plans for a third. I can't think of a more peaceful way to enjoy the morning. They really know how to take care of their clients. From lift off, which you can help inflate the balloon, to touch down and brunch under the shade trees at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We had an amazing experience. It's a great way to see wine country. Super knowledgeable and competent crew, gorgeous views and delicious brunch. Can't recommend enough!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I wish my two friends and I hadn't been so nervous beforehand about going "up and away" in a hot air balloon--because there was no reason to be scared at all. Once I got used to the sound and heat of the propane, all was good. We were up in the air seamlessly and it literally felt like we were... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

After rescheduling 3 times thanks to fog in the area we finally managed to go hot air ballooning. It was a wonderful experience. Mike happened to be our pilot pointed out the sights and gave us lots of tidbits and fun stories and kept us entertained all through the flight. The package included a champagne brunch as well, for which... More 

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

One word- WOW! The staff was charismatic and delightful. This is a great idea for a weekend date over a breathtaking view in wine country.

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Sioux City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

A wonderful and exciting experience enhanced by a proficient crew who were also helpful and funny! It was my daughter's and my first experience in a hot air balloon and we would do it again in a minute. Bring your camera, a light jacket (the early mornings are cool), and wear walking shoes. The ride itself was an hour and... More 

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Chowchilla, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We enjoyed our Balloon Flight provided by Up and Away. We met at 6 am went up for about an hour, went to Kendall Jackson Winery for brunch and enjoyed it!!!!!!!!!

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

My daughter is in a wheelchair and always wanted to ride in a hot air balloon. Having seen them before, I thought there was no way she would ever be able to do this. I was wrong - through Mike's company she got her dream. The accessible basket held my daughter, a friend and me. We felt very safe and... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

My husband, daughter and I took a sunrise hot air balloon ride over the Sonoma Valley. It was the first time for all of us in a hot air balloon and the experience was beyond amazing. The views are incredible in the Valley and the feeling in the air is so peaceful. There is no sense of fear of heights... More 

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