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Apex Balloons

21705 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2768
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Awesome Adventure!

I chose Apex Balloons because I read on the website how passionate Jon was about hot air balloons... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie S
Awesome Ballooning experience with Apex

Jon,our Pilot and Apex owner was outstanding as well as Lyndsay on the ground. It was such a great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dhalephx
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Apex Balloons offers hot air balloon rides daily at sunrise and sunset above scenic Phoenix, Arizona. Each aerial sightseeing expedition is topped off by a traditional champagne toast and post-flight celebration. We are a professional, dynamic company run by passionate and experienced balloonists who strive to make your flight an experience you'll always remember fondly.
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“pilot jon” (14 reviews)
“balloon ride” (38 reviews)
“balloon fiesta” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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21705 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2768
Deer Valley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose Apex Balloons because I read on the website how passionate Jon was about hot air balloons and flying. I wasn't disappointed. As he shares his stories and experiences with the group, you can see how much he loves flying. He is fun, professional...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jon,our Pilot and Apex owner was outstanding as well as Lyndsay on the ground. It was such a great experience!! The booking on line was easy and Jon had a couple of email follow ups to ensure all my questions were answered. My girlfriend and...More

1  Thank dhalephx
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first balloon ride with Apex was just perfect. Pilot Jon and his crew are friendly and professional and the experience was fun and well organized from pick up to drop off. I would ride with this company again without hesitation.

Thank David N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a family friend on a Hot Air Balloon ride with Apex Balloons on Friday. I'd taken a balloon ride with another firm last year with my grandson, and this the trip with Apex was clearly superior in every way. Jon is an amazing...More

Thank GrizPhotog
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Apex provided a wonderful first ballooning experience for our grandsons, ages 16 and 12, visiting Phoenix during their Spring Break. The extreme care taken to provide best launch site, potential accessible landing site, and all safety measures before, during and after the flight was exceptional....More

Thank JHGrammy
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

The whole experience was fantastic from start to finish. Welcomed my pilot Jon and Lindsay, both of which were very polite. The experience itself was great, Jon was very knowledgable, able to answer and explain all questions along with being a very good pilot (as...More

Thank Snaniajxnhsibx
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Jonathan is an excellent, safe and professional pilot. He made sure my wife, who is deathly afraid of heights but was determined to ride in a balloon, was comfortable and had a great experience. Gary, who provided ground support, was also a great guy and...More

Thank rardoin
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This was our 10 year anniversary trip. So glad we picked Apex Balloons for the Hot Air Balloon Ride. The whole crew was fun to be around. Our pilot, Taylor, was amazing. I am so ready to go back for another ride. Hopefully for a...More

1  Thank Kansas142534
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic time. John and the crew were excellent. We had a large family group. He was very accommodating and great with the adults as well as all of the kids. We ascended up to 10,000 feet. Views from the flight were amazing-we...More

Thank Steven D
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 9 with members ranging from 7 up to mid-50s and everyone loved it! Jon was our pilot and he was amazing! Would absolutely recommend this to anyone and everyone!

Thank Rachel D
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Verlene U
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Response from serenadethesun | Reviewed this property |
Unless you book a private trip, there could be others. If you go at an empty morning time, you could end up lucky like my fiancé and I with just us and Jon. If you ask Jon, he can give you a better idea of the busyness of... More
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