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Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides

Open Now: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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You Will Never Forget This!

This is one of the things everyone should do at least once. This was my fourth time and this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hilton Head
Best thing in Napa

As someone who is afraid of heights I though this would be a bad experience. Instead it was one of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Einar H
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Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides is a family owned and operated business. Our family has been hot air ballooning over Napa Valley for more than 30 years, offering smaller, private-party hot air balloon flights. Situated in the heart Yountville, Napa...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
6525 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1300
+1 855-944-4408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the things everyone should do at least once. This was my fourth time and this company is one of the BEST! You do need to get up early, but it is well worth it! I am actually afraid of heights and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As someone who is afraid of heights I though this would be a bad experience. Instead it was one of those things that will stay with me for the rest of my life. Seeing the sun coming up, experiencing the beauty of the vineyards from...More

Thank Einar H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a balloon ride this morning with Napa Valley Aloft. We had a great time and were treated well by the staff. Great views and were up over one hour. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been to Napa many times before and so glad I finally did this. The day started a little early (had to meet at 5:15 am due to weather) but coffee and pastries were waiting for us. We then headed to the alternative launching site...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The whole experience was incredible. From the moment we booked we were given plenty of information and were told that due to the weather the ride could get cancelled so they wouldn't charge our card until after the event. We rang prior to the meeting...More

Thank Hannah1991_19
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had an incredible experience with this company. Very well done! Our pilot, Jeff, was a pro and a lot of fun!! Hands down best company!

Thank Robin V
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

NV Aloft balloon rides are reliable and safe. They provide you with coffee and pastries in the morning then depending on the winds will shuttle you to your designated balloon.we had the chance to ride with JP wonderful air ballon captain and knowledgeable. It’s a...More

Thank Daniageorgetyan
Reviewed 3 August 2018

They advertise 8-12 people in the basket. We had 13-- if you are the 13th person in the basket you are smashed in the corner because everyone else has their "space"-- the ride was nice and scenic--the pilot was great--the landing fine---I spent $800 for...More

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NVAloftBallooning, Manager at Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to shared your feedback. We strive to provide the best hot air ballooning experience and take all reviews into consideration; we are sorry to hear that you were not happy with your basket. We offer several baskets that...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018

Of course you do! This possibly once in a lifetime opportunity came a few days ago-- and it was great from start to finish. Once we pried ourselves out of bed and got ourselves to Yountville we discovered a very organized and professional set of...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Doing anything at 5am goes against my DNA, but this effort was well worth the result. Elizabeth and company made us feel welcome and safe during the intro. Our pilot Jim was funny, with a dry sense of humor. 40 years of experience as a...More

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13 June 2018|
Response from NVAloftBallooning | Property representative |
Hello, June is a lovely time of year for ballooning! Vineyards are very green, and the weather is not too chilly in the mornings. :) Thank you, Napa Valley Aloft
13 June 2018|
Response from NVAloftBallooning | Property representative |
Thank you for reaching out. Unfortunately we are not able to provide transportation from San Francisco, however your hotel may be able to offer some assistance.
22 May 2018|
Response from NVAloftBallooning | Property representative |
Hello, In the Napa Valley it is safest to fly the hot air balloons in the earlier hours of the morning, when both temperatures and wind speeds are appropriate for flight; you will find that hot air balloon companies in... More