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Hot Air Balloon Trip

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Hot Air Balloon Trip


Just wondered peoples opinions on who is the best tour operator for hot air balloon rides in Sedona?


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1. Re: Hot Air Balloon Trip

Please choose a tour company that has a Outfitter Guide Permit from the Red Rock Ranger District.

Northern Lights and Red Rock Balloons. Please see other posts about unscrupulous guides that are not permitted.

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2. Re: Hot Air Balloon Trip

Wish I had searched on this forum before booking with Arizona Balloon Works. After over two months of trying to get our money back (unsuccessfully) we want to warn others. Long story -short, the owned charged our card before we even landed in AZ, claimed we made our reservation for a different day; when we tried to clear up the mix-up, he assured my husband the credit card hadn't been charged; a month later by phone he told us he'd refund the fee (never has), does not answer my calls, has not responed to a complaint I registered with the Sedona Chamber of Commerce (which by the way was how I found the link to this business in the first place!). I am now moving on to the Arizona Atty. General and the BBB.

Be sure to read previous postings and search on other travel review sites. Hopefully we can help others to avoid this scam.

Shame on Sedona for not taking action on their own CC site.

On a positive note - we did fly with Red Rocks - it was nothing short of exquisite from start to finish!!!!

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