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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...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
21705 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2768
Deer Valley
+1 877-946-8247
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While not the "official" balloon company who is stationed inside of the festival, I was lucky to have blindly found Apex! It turned out to be better!! We did not have to deal with early morning traffic or crowds getting into the festival. We drove...More

Thank N1080ASmichellem
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were 2 couples in our group. I booked this company after reading TripAdvisor reviews, and being it was Balloon Fiesta week, reserved it back in May. We knew Saturday would be super busy, so we flew on Friday, 12th, which was perfect weather thank...More

Thank Lady_Tubs
Reviewed 6 days ago

My sister and I decided to take the sunrise balloon ride. It was the first ride for both of us (she's 50's, I'm 60's) and it couldn't have been more spectacular. The balloon held 16 people and for the most part we were spellbound. Taylor...More

Thank Tennisnut2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough good things about this company from the communications to the experience it self. I failed to read the email and failed to show on the morning of my flight. I was at the Albuquerque ballon festival. Jon called me and rescheduled...More

Thank Mp G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so scared to try this, I am so afraid of heights! The basket is very comfortable, you are not packed in and have plenty of room to turn around and be comfortable. The other thing that surprised me is how smooth the ride...More

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For my 70th Birthday I decided to take a balloon ride with Apex. A balloon ride had been on my bucket list for a while. What an amazing experience! Pilot Jon and his crew were wonderful. The flight was everything I’d hoped it would be....More

Thank kthrowe
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Oh my gosh. I don't even know how to express my complete and utter enjoyment of this experience. It really is almost beyond words. Jon and his crew at APEX Balloons are incredible. A sunrise balloon ride was on my "bucket list" It was everything...More

Thank beversOntario
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Highly recommend! If you're on the fence about taking a hot air balloon ride and you don't know if this is the company for you - look no further because these guys are amazing! I have nothing but good things to say about Apex Balloons....More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Jon the owner & operator and his team are absolutely amazing! Jon shared his story of his passion for hot air balloons from a very early age and he is living his dream. He does a great job guiding the balloon and also being a...More

Thank JoyC1449
Reviewed 14 May 2018

My husband and I took a Sunrise flight last week with Jon. As the title states WOW it was an experience I will never forget. This had been on my bucket list for years. Jon was so very nice and you could see his passion...More

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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