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Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company

Phoenix, AZ 85024
+1 480-299-0154
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US$179.00*
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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride from Phoenix
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US$209.00*
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Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride over Phoenix
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Phoenix, AZ 85024
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a thrill! So much fun! Thought I was going to be nervous but it was super smooth and so peaceful up there. Definitely going to do it again and bring my whole family! Capitan Craig is so knowledgeable and he was so fun! Crew...More

1  Thank Katie E
Reviewed 6 days ago

Craig, was our pilot for the sunrise flight on 5/23. We all had a wonderful time. We blew bubbles at 3,000 feet and enjoyed the view. Craig explained the terrain surrounding us. He was very knowledgeable about the area and had a good sense of...More

Thank tadrew53
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

We’re glad that you all enjoyed your time spent with Craig at 3,000 feet. We appreciate the post, and thanks for sharing a photo of your adventure. We hope you’ll come back to visit us again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I called in early December for a flight on December 30th and the lady who answered the phone couldn't have been more polite and knowledgeable, this is one of the best customer service experiences I have ever had. She got us all set up for...More

Thank Decemberborn
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Thank you for coming back to visit us in March! We’re very glad that the process in getting you your refund and rebooking went smoothly. Jesse and Dar will be thankful to hear that you appreciated and enjoyed your time with them. The views surely...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience!!! Patrick was a great guide. Would highly recommend this to anyone. The only negative is the hour or so went too quickly.More

Thank Mark H
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

We love hearing that your time was well spent with Patrick up in the sky! He is quite the guide and enjoys ballooning just as much as anyone out there. Thank you for choosing to fly with us, and we hope that it will be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great experience with riding with this company. Was a bit apprehensive with riding in a balloon, but the guide was very reassuring. We got to assist with setting up the balloon which was so amazing! While in the air, guide was very knowledgeable...More

Thank bsrsunshine
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us in the sky! Our guides sure do love the sport of ballooning and enjoy answering any questions you may have. We hope you will visit us again in one of our locations. Continue adventuring!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From Iowa, shout out to my neighbor from nebraska Craig. This was awesome, Craig was a great pilot, and very knowledgeable. This was something I wasn't really looking forward too but my first trip changed my mind. If you have never been in a balloon...More

1  Thank Dan H
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Awesome! Craig will certainly appreciate the shout out and kind remarks, so we will be sure to pass them along. We’re glad that it will be a long-lasting memory, and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one item I crossed off my bucket list. It was a wonderful ride, so peaceful, didn't realize we were about 7000 feet in the air. Afterwards, a nice brunch was served where we landed. Had a champagne toast and prickly pair mimosas. Thanks...More

Thank thomas451
RainbowRyders1, General Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Another one has been checked! We’re very happy to hear that it was a wonderful bucket list experience. Thank you for choosing to fly with us, and we hope to see you sometime in the near future. Continue checking off the bucket list!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

his was a wonder morning... well worth the early hour... very professional and very fun and a great breakfast in the desert when you land!

Thank johncsparkman
RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Wonderful! It is an early sunrise, but we always like hearing that it was well worth it. Thank you for flying with us in the Arizona Sky, and we hope you continue on adventuring.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with this company because their main concern is safety and because of the big breakfast at the end. The trip was amazing! All four of us had a great time and created a lot of fun memories together. Patrick was the guy in...More

1  Thank Katie D
RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

Thank you for traveling with us to new heights! The pictures you shared were awesome, and we’re so happy to see you enjoyed your time with Patrick as your pilot. He is a quite a guy and talented pilot, so we’ll be sure to pass...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Craig and crew were fantastic. I was nervous to go up, but they were really sweet and calming. My two daughters were extremely quiet during the ride and I was thinking they weren't into it, but later that afternoon, they both said how awesome...More

Thank Miyuki A
RainbowRyders1, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Ryders, Inc. Hot Air Balloon Company, responded to this review

This makes us very excited! Thank you for sharing how you and your family felt about your experience. We’re glad that everyone, of all ages, enjoyed the time up in the air with Craig. Sometimes the beauty from that perspective is just overwhelming to where...More

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bsrsunshine
would like to know if you offer a military discount?
20 March 2017|
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Response from RainbowRyders1 | Property representative |
Hi there! We do indeed offer a military discount. Please give our office a call at 480.299.0154 to get the most updated pricing information.
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Katy G
How far in advance of a trip would you suggest booking? Need to plan a budget to save up for this!
9 March 2017|
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Response from RainbowRyders1 | Property representative |
Hi Katy, We generally ask for about 48 hours notice if possible. However, we are moving into our busy season so we do recommend about one week in advance to ensure we have availability. If you do call the day before and we... More
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Duke R
Is there a weight limit per person?
12 November 2016|
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Response from RainbowRyders1 | Property representative |
Nope, no weight limit! We just ask that our passengers let us know if anyone in the party is over 275 lbs or over the height of 6'4" so we can ensure the balloons are balanced.
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