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Santa Fe Balloon Company

Santa Fe, NM
+1 505-699-7555
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Santa Fe

DON'T GO TO ALBUQUERQUE! This is far better and not over housing. Out over the desert and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Aaron C
via mobile
Balloon ride

, Our ride was made less enjoyable because there were 8 people in the basket. You were "stuck" like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jacob Y
Cincinnati, Ohio
via mobile
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Santa Fe, NM
+1 505-699-7555

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

DON'T GO TO ALBUQUERQUE! This is far better and not over housing. Out over the desert and ravines. Beautiful as the sun rises in the morning. Johnny and Jeanne will take you for a wonderful experience.

Thank Aaron C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

, Our ride was made less enjoyable because there were 8 people in the basket. You were "stuck" like a sardine and could not move around the basket at all to see other scenes around you. Two balloons went up. There were 6 in the...More

Thank jacob Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our morning experience with Johnny and his crew. They were extremely careful in checking out weather conditions. The ride to the location was made interesting by the opportunity to hear Johnny's stories and history. Would highly recommend this activity.

1  Thank KHA8
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hardest working man in the balloon business and one of its pioneers. He's got a dedicated team around him, and he clearly loves doing what he does. If you can wake up in time for a 5:45am pickup, this is a must-do.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the experience of going 'Up, Up and Away' in a beautiful hot air balloon near the Rio Grande. Our Santa Fe day was made even better by Johnny Lewis, Jeannie and the whole Santa Fe Balloons team. From the moment they collected us...More

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 5 September 2017

So you know, you will get up before dawn but I assure you, the early alarm is worth it! From the moment I jumped in the truck with Johnny I felt right at home. Yes, they pick you up at your hotel and drive you...More

1  Thank donnamarie525
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Johnny and Jeannie were the best. They picked us up at our hotel, gave us great background about their business and made the entire experience one to remember. The Balloon ride was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We started early in the morning before sunrise and traveled to the take off location about 45 minutes away. The crew and owner were all great people - professional & safety conscious. The balloon ride was smooth, magical and a lot of fun!

1  Thank KCDallasTexas
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Johnny picked us at our hotel in Santa Fe and our adventure began. Within a few moments of the drive to the launch site we realized we're in the company of a really great individual. He has a larger than life personality and just a...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Johnny and his crew are the only way to go! Super safe, fun, professional. Full service from the pickup at your door to the return. Have no fear, Johnny & his crew know what they are doing and will take great care of you

Thank Shannon S
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14 October 2017|
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Response from KCDallasTexas | Reviewed this property |
The balloon operator tries very hard to make his landing as smooth as possible. Our balloon was filled to capacity - 8 people - and we were all told to lean back and brace ourselves. This was not necessary, just a... More
21 September 2017|
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Response from KCDallasTexas | Reviewed this property |
There were a total of 8 people plus the balloon operator in our balloon and that was just right :)
28 September 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline R | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Bart. Bring a light jacket. You also may want to bring a hat or ball cap. The burner going off above your head can be a little hot and the hat deflects that intensity.