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World Balloon

6390 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120-2710
+1 505-293-6800
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Albuquerque Sunrise Balloon Ride
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World Balloon is Albuquerque's original balloon ride! We pride ourselves on providing World Class Balloon Rides in the Albuquerque area year round. Please join us for the experience of a lifetime!
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6390 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120-2710
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+1 505-293-6800
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the best experiences in Albuquerque! This was my second flight with World Balloon and I'd highly recommend them. They ride is 1 hour, but they involve you in the whole experience from beginning to end so budget ~3 hours (6:30-9:30am). Our pilot, Randy,...More

Thank Sally S
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Sally, Thank you very much for this awesome and informative review! You offer plenty of great tips for future passengers! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your second hot air balloon ride with World Balloon! If you would like to fly with us again, please...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good balloon ride great people at World Ballon be sure to check them out if your in Albuquerque NM. Murray is a great pilot with balloon knowledge.

Thank Richard L
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Richard, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We love the fact that you had a wonderful experience! We will pass along your compliments to Murray and crew. - World Balloon

Reviewed 1 week ago

The morning flight was spectacular and more than we expected. The flight team was very professional and efficient.

Thank Rick S
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We love the fact that you had a wonderful experience! - World Balloon

Reviewed 1 week ago

I guess I didn't get the right pilot or they were in some kind of a hurry? I did enjoy the ride, smooth and serene. I think our pilot was Randy, with many years of experience. Nice take off, and smooth landing. However, I can't...More

Thank FranCarrollton
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Fran, While we are glad you had a great flight, we aren’t sure where the confusion came in on the time frames but thought it best to try and clear it up. We did go back and pull the GPS logs from both aircraft,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Pilot Murray absolutely loves what he does! We were blessed to ride in his basket!!! The information shared and his knowledge of the area, made this an incredible experience. My sister and I will never forget this trip. We were cancelled one morning because of...More

Thank jesa919
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an amazing memory for you and your sister to share together! Thank you so much for spending your time with us and for allowing us to be a part of your adventure of a lifetime! Your kind words about Pilot Murray will sure make...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience. Pilot did a fantastic job. Highly recommended. Very professional with a great sense of humor.

Thank wcj1287
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We love the fact that you had a wonderful experience! We will pass along your compliments to our entire staff. - World Balloon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend took the trip this Morning. It was our first time and I was very nervous. Murray and his team were absolutely brilliant, friendly and helpful with some great laughs and banter. They even had a little surprise at the end too....More

Thank Scooby1990
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for this awesome review and for spending your morning with us! What an incredible memory that you and your girlfriend can cherish forever! We are thrilled that our staff and Murray could offer a friendly and safe atmosphere to help calm...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This item was on my bucket list and was the most wonderful time on a trip I have ever had. I would do it again in a heartbeat. There is nothing like it! The pilot was awesome and knowledgeable and everything was just terrific. I...More

Thank JunettePrice
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Junette, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! We absolutely loved reading about your experience and the things you loved. Thank you again for your time and review. If we can ever help in the future, please let us know. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great balloon ride with an OUTSTANDING pilot and crew! Our pilot was Murray who was very personable, humorous, and professional. The chase crew did an excellent job of following and picking us up. We learned a lot about the surrounding geography of the area....More

Thank Bob B
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bob, we're glad you enjoyed your hot air balloon ride! We will pass along your compliments to Murray and the crew! Watching the sunrise over Sandia Peak is a sight to see isn't it?! If you would like to fly with us again, please give...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

From booking the Champagne Flight to sipping the champagne, I was very happy with the flight! Murray and crew took great care in making sure we were safe and that we had fun. They had us help inflate the balloon, loaded us in the basket...More

Thank SharonDC
BalloonRideOwner, Manager at World Balloon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sharon, Thank you so much for such an awesome review, and for spending your time with us. We are thrilled that you had a wonderful experience with World Balloon. We also appreciate the fact you mentioned our crew taking the time to ensure everyone felt...More

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Richard W
20 January 2017|
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Yes there are. For height, we want anyone going to be at least 48" tall. this is so that kids can see over the side of the basket without climbing, and to ensure they are safe when landing. Anyone shorter than that, or... More
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Dreamer067
9 September 2016|
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Response from BalloonRideOwner | Property representative |
Good morning! This is an awesome question! We always want to make sure you have all the information you need to make your decision to fly or not fly. First, please know that we have never hurt a passenger, including on... More
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Sarah C
11 April 2016|
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Response from BalloonRideOwner | Property representative |
Good afternoon, our current standard pricing is $159 per adult and $99 per child 14 and under. Our launch site is at 6390 Coors Blvd NW behind the Village Inn restaurant. Our price will increase in the next couple days to... More
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