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Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company

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Address: 1725 W Williams Dr Ste 39, Phoenix, AZ 85027-1344
Phone Number: +1 480-299-0154
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The Experience of a Lifetime, Happening Right Now! Offering launch times of...

The Experience of a Lifetime, Happening Right Now! Offering launch times of sunrise and sunset, our year-round flights are approximately one hour over the beautiful North Scottsdale and Sonoran desert area. We provide our guests a traditional champagne ceremony to commemorate your flight, a first flight certificate and post flight food catered by Locally renowned Wildflower Bread Company. We have proudly flown over 170,000 passengers and are the official ride operator of the World's Largest Balloon Event. Call to reserve your flight today and check this once in a lifetime experience off of your bucket list!

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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix

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Worth Every Penny!

When you consider the overall manpower necessary for this operation and the liability cost, you wonder how they make any money! I was not the least bit scared. Felt absolutely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Las Vegas,Nv.

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Las Vegas,Nv.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When you consider the overall manpower necessary for this operation and the liability cost, you wonder how they make any money! I was not the least bit scared. Felt absolutely safe at all times. Patrick was the EXPERT pilot and damned good at what he does. Just watch what you get with this guy at the helm! EXCEEDED EXPECTATIONS! P.S.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a Sunrise Balloon Flight for myself, husband and two grown up daughters. We're not all together very often and I thought it would be a great "bucket list" experience for us. The company happened to have a special offer on, and it was easy to book online. The website is clear and explains everything. On the day the... More 

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well we went in monsoon season so we got up at 4am to go to the office, we met the pilot who was very friendly and knowledgeable (he said he had been doing it for 17 years). Then they take you out in a van to the launch site where they send up a test balloon (which is a normal... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time in a hot air balloon! Was a little nervous beforehand, but it proved to be a wonderful, safe experience. There was no sensation of height as the balloon moves so smoothly and quietly. The breakfast at the end was a nice touch. Highly recommend this experience!

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Thank happytraveler650
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Safety is our #1 concern and we are glad that you could feel that without flight. Thank you so much for the recommendation! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My brother and I made a last minute reservation to check off one of our items on our bucket lists by riding in a hot air balloon. From making our reservation to flying over the Sonoran Desert it was all done with ease. We enjoyed our trip very much. Taylor was our pilot. He was friendly, funny, and full of... More 

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

We are so happy that we could help you check off your bucket list Dee. We try to make our process as easy as possible and are pleased that it went to smoothly for you. Taylor is a fantastic pilot and we are thrilled that you enjoyed him as much as we do! To the Rest of your Bucket List,... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't have spent our Valentine's day better than that , awesome experience. A champagne toast in the end was a nice touch

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

We’re so happy that you let us spend Valentine’s Day with you folks! Thank you for the review, RR More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sunset balloon ride was fabulous! It was well organized and the staff was friendly. I will definitely use them again!

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

We’re glad that you had a fabulous experience with us! We hope to see you again, RR More 

Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Had a great sunrise flight, our pilot Mark was the best, and yes I can say that since this was our 4th balloon ride and it was great. We were a party of four, including our granddaughter, it was her first flight and Mark was amazing with her, kept giving her cold towels to put on her neck to keep... More 

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Wow, you have flown a lot. We are very pleased that we were able to exceed your standards. Mark is an amazing pilot and we are glad that you found him at great as we do. Thank you so much for the recommendation, RR More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I didn't go that far (LOL), but we really enjoyed the 2500 ft flight. We decided to take the sunrise ride for our anniversary; we weren't disappointed. Watching the sunrise gradually rise over the mountains was awe inspiring. The weather was ideal. My wife and I had a great time. Our pilot, Patrick, and ground crew were... More 

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us spend your anniversary with you! We love when the weather works out perfectly and are so glad that you folks got a flight on a beautiful day. Patrick is phenomenal and we are so glad that you found him and his crew exceptional. Safety is our #1 concern and we are glad that you folks... More 

Yuma, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We LOVED our hot air balloon experience with Rainbow Ryders! Our pilot, Taylor, was hilarious and made the trip very enjoyable. He was very knowledgable about the local are and vegetation. We were in the air for over an hour due to excellent weather conditions. The champagne toast and pastries after the flight were a nice touch! Definitely recommend!

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RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

We’re so happy that you LOVED your flight with us! Taylor is amazing and we are so glad that you found him and fantastic as we do. Thank you so much for the recommendation, RR More 

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