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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This is a MUST DO!! Professional and courteous, the entire staff made our morning amazing. Our day began with our hotel pick up at 5:10am with our awesome driver, Steven, who was very informative and a pleasure to talk with.
Capt Al made us feel safe as he was very informative every step of the way, in his own humorous way!! Worried about climbing in the tall basket?....no worries here; Capt Al helped get my 77 yr old mom, my teenage daughter and I in the basket while on its side, so my mom would not have to climb in. Genius! and so much fun!!!!!
We had the largest balloon, 20 passengers. and Capt Al. We preferred the larger basket, as we did not feel crowded at all and enjoy the company of others. The views were spectacular. Hit 6000ft(7000ft above sea level). Coming in for the landing was a treat.
Loved every minute!! Champagne breakfast was excellent and had Birthday cake too!! Thank you to our awesome crew for exceeding our expectations.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sherri P
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HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Greetings Sherri,
We are just thrilled to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time with Pilot Al, Steven and the crew! We think that they are amazing as well. You enjoyed our beautiful desert from the best possible vantage point. Thank you for joining us for champagne in the desert. Cheers!

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Very professional, courteous and fun crew provided a fantastic experience. Todd was a wealth of ballooning and argiculture knowledge. Captain Al was a great pilot and explained every step of our experience. The desert breakfast of quiche, cheese, apples, bread and champagne was the perfect ending to a great flight. The land be beautiful from 5,000 feet! Highly recommend.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Donna G
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HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hello Donna,
Indeed, the land be beautiful from 5,000 feet, well stated! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with Pilot Al, Todd and the crew! Breakfast in the desert is the only way to wrap up a lovely float over our desert. Thank you for flying with us and taking the time to write a review.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The best way to go up up and away !
Be sure to go up with Todd and Tommy
Their the greatest!
To Infinity and Beyond !
(5000 ft up and counting )

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David S
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HotAirExpeditions, Guest Relations Manager at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

David S.

We are thrilled that you choose Hot Air Expeditions for your flight. Todd and Pilot Tommy are indeed very good with our passengers. We thank you for your kind words and for taking time from your valuable vacation time to express those words.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

I took my niece & her friend on this adventure while they were in Phoenix for their spring break from Indiana. They really enjoyed the ride and so did I! John was our pilot and he was great! He knew what he was doing and took us much higher than the last balloon ride I had taken years ago. Unfortunately, the critters didn't come out in the desert, but we could see all the way to downtown Phoenix! Tony was also great, as was the rest of the crew!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank azhoozr
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HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Greetings AZHoozr,
We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with Pilot John and the crew! Sometimes, the critters don't want to come out and play but seeing our beautiful desert from a balloon is a difficult experience to top. Thank you for flying higher with us and taking the time to share. Cheers!

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Very well organized! Everyone was very nice and knowledgeable. Tommy was our pilot and he did a great job!

Date of experience: March 2018
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HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Greetings!
We are delighted that we could help out with your bucket list. We must agree, Tommy is a blast to fly with. Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. Cheers!

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