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Lake Tahoe Balloons

Hwy 50, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96151
+1 530-544-1221
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A real once in a lifetime experience!

I've always wanted to cross "hot air balloon ride" off my bucket list and having the opportunity to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ginny W
Early morning balloon flight over Lake Tahoe

Shortly after sunrise, we were led to the large boat that was built to allow a large hot air... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Hwy 50, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96151
+1 530-544-1221

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Reviewed yesterday

I've always wanted to cross "hot air balloon ride" off my bucket list and having the opportunity to do it over Lake Tahoe was even more amazing! Definitely the coolest way to get full 360 views of all of Lake Tahoe. The crew re very...More

Thank Ginny W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Shortly after sunrise, we were led to the large boat that was built to allow a large hot air balloon to both take off and land. We were told that this is the only such ride in the world in which the balloon is not...More

2  Thank GpaGrauberger
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time experiencing a balloon ride! Staff is wonderful and friendly! Pilots are fun and we really enjoyed learning about hot air balloons. Hoping to make a return visit and will be telling everyone we know how awesome of a time we had on our...More

1  Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a perfect morning looking out over Lake Tahoe from over 10,000 ft above the lake! Wow! The views were amazing to say the least!!! The crew was awesome, accommodating, professional, and knowledgeable, not only about ballooning, but about Lake Tahoe too. Be sure...More

1  Thank KelliTomP
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We did this last summer where we took off and landed on an actual boat in the water. this was a beautiful balloon trip with a skilled crew. With no room for mistakes - the departure and landing were smooth and delghtful.. The commentary was...More

1  Thank nztraveler1
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Really this is the best view of the lake, can't find this kind of experience anywhere else. You are slowly soaring above the lake, getting a tour of the area from experienced pilots and guides who have lived here awhile. Good history of the area,...More

1  Thank Christy L
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We first met in the office to take care of some quick paper work then it was off to the boat. We were greeted by the boat captain, crew, and pilot as we sipped warm coffee at sunrise. My girlfriend and I were amazed at...More

Thank DerekHender
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I would highly recommend this ride! The staff was incredibly friendly and very informative. They explain the entire process as you watch and even provide champagne at the end with some history of hot air ballooning! I'm sure some are incredibly nervous before going up...More

Thank AmyEK419
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This was my first trip to Tahoe and going up in the balloon was by far the best experience of my trip! We were able to get an amazing view of the lake and were also given some history and fun facts about it. Gabe,...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough great things!! My experience was incredible. From the moment I arrived I was greeted with a friendly smile and I felt immediately comfortable. The staff was great. The captain of the boat ride, Greg made me feel very safe and was...More

Thank Melissa R
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Are kids allowed? If so is there a minimum age? If so are they $299 each as well?
19 April 2017|
Response from BalloonPacific | Property representative |
Thanks for inquiring about Lake Tahoe Balloons. For further information please give us a call @ 530.544.1221. We would be happy to assist. Minimum age requirement is 7 years old & 48 inches tall. Child rate is $299 each.
On Tuesday 3/22 r u opened n how much for the ticket
19 March 2016|
Response from Petey126 | Reviewed this property |
$299 per person
Anishca D
How much for 4 ppl, what time do you depart? Do we land back where we departed?
13 October 2015|
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Response from JaynePattyBrie |
Our rate is $299.00 per person. Landing site will depend on the winds aloft, and where they take us. Although we do land back on the boat in Lake Tahoe. Our season ended October 15th. We will re-open on May 15th. 2016... More