Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise


Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise: see the dawn emerge over the Rio Grande Valley on a sunrise hot air balloon flight from Albuquerque, and watch the first rays penetrate the rugged Sandia Mountains.

Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise highlights:

  • One-hour sunrise flight from Albuquerque with a light breakfast
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the Rio Grande Valley and wonder at the vivid sunrise over the Sandia Mountains
  • Learn about New Mexico’s natural history and hot air ballooning by the experienced pilot
  • Have the chance to help the pilots in the inflation process with a more hands-on experience
  • Celebrate flying with a glass of sparkling wine together with your light breakfast
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Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise. Take in breathtaking aerial views and dip low enough to brush the Rio Grande, then climb up above the desert landscape. Reach the city after a 1-hour flight, and start the day with sparkling wine and a light continental breakfast before heading to your launch site.

Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise

  • To begin your hot-air balloon adventure, get up early.
  • Check-in at the office before riding to the balloon launch site (which varies day-to-day depending on weather).
  • When you arrive, your pilot begins the process of inflating the balloon. For a more hands-on experience, you can even assist the team throughout the inflation process.
  • Enjoy magnificent birds-eye views of the Rio Grande Valley as you hover high above the land.
  • Your pilot chooses the course for the day based on the direction of the wind.
  • You may fly above Albuquerque and even get down low enough to wave to people or skim the Rio Grande River.
  • Your pilot provides fascinating commentary about the landscape beneath you throughout your trip.
  • The pilot lands the balloon after about an hour in the air, and the ground crew arrives to greet you.
  • Before returning to your original starting place, enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and a souvenir flight certificate.

The Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise will have a maximum of 6 travelers.

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Flights can only be operated with safe winds, clear sky and no rain. In case of unsuitable weather conditions, you will be provided the option to take the tour on an alternative date or be refunded in full. Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund. The minimum age is 5 years. Not recommended for travelers with back problems, knee problems, and/or pregnant travelers. Not wheelchair accessible.



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Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise Albuquerque
Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise