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Rainbow Ryders

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Address: 5601 Eagle Rock Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122
Phone Number: +1 505-823-1111
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Description: "The Experience of a Lifetime Happening Right Now!" Rainbow Ryders Inc...
"The Experience of a Lifetime Happening Right Now!" Rainbow Ryders Inc. Hot AIr Balloon Company is proudly celebrating 30 years of flight experience. Offering hot air balloon rides first thing in the morning at sunrise year round and sunset flights in the winter months. Enjoy your hour long flight over the beautiful Rio Grande Valley, upon landing you will be welcomed back to the ground with a celebratory toast and a light continental breakfast as you are presented your commemorative flight certificate. We have proudly flown over 170,000 passengers and are the official balloon ride operator of the Worlds Largest Balloon Event. Flying in PHOENIX and ALBUQUERQUE year round!
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Love this organization. We had a wonderful experience flying with them. It was our first experience in a balloon and it was wonderful. I can't wait to fly with them again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Memphis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Love this organization. We had a wonderful experience flying with them. It was our first experience in a balloon and it was wonderful. I can't wait to fly with them again.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

This was the absolute highlight of my trip!! Even for someone who may be scared of heights, it is so smooth taking off and floating that you barely even realize it. The pilot of my balloon has set several world records so I felt like I was in great hands with this company!

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Oacoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

Five of us learned about floating like butterflies on this early Sunday morning in beautiful Albuquerque. We never realized we had left the ground it was such a gentle takeoff. We crossed the Rio Grande and followed it's course until we dropped quietly down in a lovely little park. While the crew packed up the balloon, we were treated to... More 

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Bogata, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Awesome!! Don't miss this, my husband was afraid of heights and he loved it!! We will come back and it is a step from Bogata TX but worth it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

My best friend from college and I stopped in Albuquerque for the night on our cross country road trip and we were so excited to go on a hot air balloon. I heard it was amazing and it was everything I imagined! Jesse was our pilot for the day and was awesome! He made everyone feel comfortable and made us... More 

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Balch Springs, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This was an awesome adventure. I have always wanted to go on a balloon ride, It was awesome to be up that high and our group really enjoyed it. Safety was the first concern of our pilot. Patrick was awesome!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Nicole and Jesse made our bucket list experience enjoyable. They made us feel valued and included us every step of the way. Thank you Rainbow Ryders for helping us create a memory. Joe and Yvette Gutierrez

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Rainbow Ryders is the way to go if you're planning on a hot air balloon ride in Albuquerque! My husband and I took the Sunrise flight, and we both had an absolutely amazing experience. Dean was our pilot and he was great!

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We took the sunrise ride and it was definitely worth getting up that early! We loved everything about this balloon ride! Pick pilot Dean Donley, he is great!

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Neil and Nicole were fantastic! They made this experience very enjoyable and memorable. True professionals! I highly recommend Rainbow Ryders, Neil and Nicole!

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Additional Information about Rainbow Ryders

Address: Address: 5601 Eagle Rock Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122
Phone Number: +1 505-823-1111
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm

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