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Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix provided by Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Ride Co.

Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix

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2 adults
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Overview
See the Sonoran Desert awash in the colors of sunset on an unforgettable, hour-long hot air balloon flight near North Phoenix. Watch the mesas and plains transformed by golden light, and look for wildlife including scurrying jack rabbits and coyotes as an experienced pilot navigates over the landscape. Upon landing, celebrate your flight with a glass of bubbly and catered dinner.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
715 E Covey Ln
715 E Covey Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85024, USA
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  • 1
    Sonoran Desert National Monument
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Ride Co.
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
715 E Covey Ln
715 E Covey Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85024, USA
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Highlights
  • Take in panoramic aerial views of the Sonoran Desert from a hot air ballon
  • Enjoy a champagne toast and dinner back once back on solid ground
  • Great alternative to sunrise tours for those who prefer to sleep in
  • Romantic experience is perfect for couples, or makes great family memories
Important Information
Departure Point
715 E Covey Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85024, USA
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Champagne
  • Post flight food
  • Live commentary on board
  • Gift for inflation process (option of helping crew inflate balloon)
  • Entry/Admission - Sonoran Desert National Monument
  • Entry/Admission - Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Ride Co.
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir Merchandise (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (available for an additional fee)
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Additional Info
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • All flights are weather permitting
  • Children must be 5 years of age or older
  • Must be able to stand for 60 minutes unassisted
  • Must be able to sustain the impact of jumping off a chair
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
  • Light layered clothing
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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deb wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Top to bottom, we had a fantastic sunset ride. I would highly recommend this company to anyone. We felt safe, and they were informative and friendly all along the way. Champagne at the end was a nice touch.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
Responded Mar 14, 2020
We appreciate you choosing to fly with us. We pride ourselves in customer service and are delighted to hear that you had such a great time with one of our pilots!
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Quest751098 wrote a review Feb 2020
4 contributions2 helpful votes
Great experience! Rainbow Ryders were Organized and prepared. Smooth operation. Great flight. Champagne toast during the sunset! So fun!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
Responded Feb 25, 2020
Thanks for choosing to fly with us! We hope to toast with you again sometime!
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Annette Marie wrote a review Feb 2020
Madison, Wisconsin5 contributions
We watched the rising sun crest over the mountains, illuminating the landscape with golden light as we floated above Phoenix and the surrounding desert for about an hour. The desert was vibrant, washed in colors from blooming wildflowers, and we could see other balloons rising
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
Responded Feb 25, 2020
We appreciate you taking the time to write us such a great review. Our amazing pilots work very hard to make sure that your balloon ride experience with us is worthy of your bucket list! There are breathtaking sights to see in Phoenix, especially from a balloon! We hope that you enjoyed your flight with us and we hope to take you up again sometime!
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TravelingRome52 wrote a review Feb 2020
Dongguan, China4 contributions3 helpful votes
All around the experience was wonderful for my wife and I on our 3 year anniversary hot air balloon ride with Rainbow Ryders! From the initial repetitive speech in the morning for everyone coming in about the paperwork and bathrooms, to the van ride to the location, figuring out
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
Responded Feb 25, 2020
We appreciate you choosing us to help you celebrate your 3 year anniversary! Our pilots are great at what they do and they try their absolute best to make every minute of your time with us as enjoyable as possible! We hope that we exceeded your expectations and that you left us with great memories!
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Heidi L wrote a review Feb 2020
Scottsdale, Arizona84 contributions16 helpful votes
Living in the valley for many years, I have loved watching the balloons flying overhead. Once one even landed in the culdesac by my house. I have to admit to suffering balloon envy, while looking up at the lucky people waving down from the balloon's basket. I wasn't really sure
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
Responded Feb 25, 2020
We’re delighted that you had such a great time with us and one of our amazing pilots! A balloon ride in Phoenix is a great experience to try at least once in your life, especially with all of the amazing views and great people that you can meet along the way! Our pilots do their best to exceed your expectations and give you some great memories to look back on for a long time to come and we hope that we did that for you! We hope that your experience was worthy of your bucket list and that you’ll come fly with us again sometime!
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Great time!
The team members was knowledgeable and fun. They did a good job spacing us out. Would recommend this experience to
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We did a sunrise balloon ride in Colorado Springs. It was a great experience. Staff provided a lot of insight and i
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Albuquerque Sunrise flight
Rainbow Ryders will always be my go to! They have the best staff and pilots. They’re all awesome!!!!
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Nana’s (AKA Party Animal) check list
The crew and experience were absolutely amazing!!! A check off the bucket list for my 82 year old Mother and I. Pa
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Check that off the list!
Jesse R. our pilot was great, informative and knowledgeable. What a dream come true, thank you for this experience.
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Very safe and fun experience
It was an amazing experience. The facility, staff and whole experience was great. I highly recommend them.
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Rainbow Ryders Phoenix Tour
Had an AMAZING experience with Rainbow Ryders. Mr. Newcomer was our pilot and he was very knowledgeable and funny.
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Bucket list and birthday gift , check
Today my brother fulfilled a birthday gift to me and we went up in the sky in a hot air balloon. Something I've alw
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kimberly0524
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Fairytale Engagement
The entire event was a surprise by my now fiancé! I had no idea where we were going or what we were doing that day
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812trevorb
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Loved it!
Brooks was awesome and the entire crew was amazing. Incredible views and they were very cognizant of keeping a lot
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peterlZ6558AR
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Great flight!
Flew at dawn over I-17. Saw Lake Pleasant in the distance. Would like to have flown over or closer to the lake. Al
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PatriciaT1004
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Wonderful flight!
We really enjoyed our balloon flight with Jesse. His experience flying balloons was apparent as he handled the ball
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Square Flight Profile
On a father-son vacation to visit the Grand Canyons, we booked a hot air balloon ride with Rainbow Ryders out of Ph
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Intotheworld908090
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Sunrise Flight
We had a blast! We really had no idea what to expect after being carted out to our launch location. Our pilot Jesse
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zipliners
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Picture Perfect Sunrise!
We had perfect conditions for a balloon ride as we watched the sunrise. Patrick, our pilot was very informative and
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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