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Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company

Phoenix, AZ 85027-1344
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US$159.00*
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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
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US$215.00*
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Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
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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 locally crafted delights.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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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bucket list” (112 reviews)
“balloon ride” (94 reviews)
“champagne toast” (51 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Phoenix, AZ 85027-1344
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"bucket list"
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"balloon ride"
in 94 reviews
"champagne toast"
in 51 reviews
"ground crew"
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"pilot andy"
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"prickly pear juice"
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"launch site"
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"sunrise flight"
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"chase crew"
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"great pilot"
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"afraid of heights"
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"smooth landing"
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"soft landing"
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"amazing experience"
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"great flight"
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"explained everything"
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"once in a lifetime"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this company. Office was clean and professional. Felt completely safe during the ride. Beautiful sights outside Phoenix of the desert. Breakfast afterwards was minimal but good. They also provide mimosas to celebrate !More

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RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we greatly appreciate it! We are thrilled you enjoyed a bucket list adventure with us and were able to enjoy the views from above. Cheers to a fun flight and we hope to see...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful flight with Brook, 2 of our party were afraid of heights but Brook made them very comfortable and it made our first ballon flight fantasticMore

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RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to hear you conquered your fear of heights and took a balloon ride with us!! It's incredible how smooth and peaceful the ride is, and the views make you forget the height. Brooke and his crew will be glad to hear you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had Daniel as our pilot this morning and he was awesome! Very knowledgeable, a great guide and highly trained pilot. Awesome views over the canyon. Great company and crew! Would definitely go again. The champagne toast at the end was a plus!

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RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We think Daniel is awesome too, and it means a lot hearing it from you! The views over the canyon sure are breathtaking and we are happy to hear you enjoyed them. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time we had ever gone hot air ballooning. We had a fantastic Experience! Matt was super personable and a very good pilot. Funnest thing we did this spring break. Thanks Matt for an experience of a lifetime!!!

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RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy Spring Break! Thanks for choosing to spend it with us, we love helping our passengers put a check on their bucket list and Matt and his crew would love to fly with you again. Until then - Happy Adventuring!

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21 April 2018|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Rates vary, contact the company directly.
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mytravellingshoes
1 March 2018|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Just purcase the vouchers and let your friends decide their preferable date. I had vouchers gifted to me and didn’t use them for a year.
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regymendes2017
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Response from thomas451 | Reviewed this property |
it is per person. I think it was about $179.00. It was 20.00 extra for them to pick us up/drop off at hotel. worth it!!
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