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Rio Grande Gorge Balloon Ride

Highlights
  • Ride a hot air balloon over Rio Grande Gorge
  • Enjoy a champagne toast with your sweetheart
  • Take in stunning views
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Rio Grande Gorge Balloon Ride
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Rio Grande Gorge Balloon Ride
$235.00
Overview
Celebrate a special occasion with this hot air balloon ride over the Rio Grande Gorge. Take in panoramic views of Taos and the Sangre de Cristo as you sip champagne and make your way over the Rio Grande River. Relax as your soar above the sky knowing your team of professionals is FAA certified.
What to Expect
After arrival at the visitor's center, you'll head up into the sky after a champagne toast. Your FAA certified guides choose the course depending on weather and conditions, but you're guaranteed to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You'll enjoy incredible views of the Rio Grande Gorge bridge, the Taos Mountains and more. Non-alcoholic alternatives are available and each person will receive a commemorative flight certificate. This incredible tour lasts about 3.5 hours and includes a one-hour flight.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome balloon trip

We are so glad we chose this gorge trip instead of a trip near a city. The pilot has a high level of experience & expertise and the crew was also knowledgeable and informative. Even though they've obviously done this many times, they connected with...More

Thank Kat F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Incredible Experience

We were flying with Pueblo Balloons for the second time, and once again, this was an outstanding trip. I did not fly myself again this time, but followed the balloon by car, while my family was on board (see picture). The pilot and ground crew...More

Thank Andreas H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Flying below ground level!

The View was fantastic, the pilot was knowledgeable and great, I would have liked to little bit more movement, LOL but was happy with the flight overall.

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amazing balloon trip

Our family thought the hot air balloon ride was the highlight of our vacation to Taos this month. Sol, Alex and Steven did an amazing job with our ride. The early morning was worth it! Sol did an excellent job in piloting the balloon and...More

Thank familytraveler318
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Bucket list-Check plus!

We had an amazing experience yesterday on our Balloon Flight. Sol, Derek and Alex were professional, courteous, knowledgeable and fun. Watching (and helping) the balloon inflate during the gorgeous sunrise was amazing. We “took off” from a secluded spot in view of the gorge, surprised...More

1  Thank Alexandra E
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