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Balloons Above the Valley

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Address: 603 California Blvd., Napa, CA 94559
Phone Number: +1 800-464-6824
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
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Get Carried Away! Balloons Above The Valley has been voted Best Balloon...

Get Carried Away! Balloons Above The Valley has been voted Best Balloon Ride in Napa Valley 17 years in a row. Dance with the wind above Napa Valley in a colorful hot air balloon. Celebrate your celestial adventure with a festive champagne brunch where you can reminisce about your journey in a serene wine country setting. May The Winds Welcome You Softly

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Beautiful views and excellent customer service!

We rode Freedom captained by Jake. The views were breathtaking and we flew safe the whole time. After the balloon ride, we went back to the hotel for a delicious champagne... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Katie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rode Freedom captained by Jake. The views were breathtaking and we flew safe the whole time. After the balloon ride, we went back to the hotel for a delicious champagne breakfast. Make sure to include Balloons Above the Valley in your Napa planning!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had family book this ride for me and my BF on my birthday while in Napa. If you are an early riser or can manage it for one day, this is definitely worth it, was so unbelievably quiet up there i didn't expect, and very peaceful ride! with great knowledge from our pilot. Only downside was we could not... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything went very smoothly and the instructor was very informative with what we were looking at and made us feel comfortable. We got lucky with a beautiful view and higher than normal heights allowing us to see further! I would absolutely recommend this as it is an early start allowing you to enjoy the rest of the day!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Is wonderful ride funny and scaring ,the views was beautiful and many thing we was seen from high ...

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East Rockaway, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect morning ride over the Sanoma Valley. Stunning views. Perfect weather. Wonderful friendly staff. Would highly recommend! Loved Shane our pilot and Mike our driver.

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Fresno, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Everything about the experience was positive, nothing went wrong. Directions to the hotel where we were meeting were accurate and they were very friendly and welcoming when we got there with a light pastry and coffee bar ready. I am not a big crowd person and there were close to 100 people waiting. This was the only slight down fall.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This was our third ballon flight. First in Melbourne Australia, second in Bavaria Germany and now in Napa, California. By far this was the best flight! From booking last minute, ease of preparations for the flight, our amazing pilot-Jake, the flight above Napa itself, the fun landing in amongst the vineyards to the great breakfast at Oxbow. Thank you 'Balloons... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Highlight of my trip to Napa was a morning balloon ride with Balloons Above the Valley. We had a delightful flight with Jake on Tuesday September 13th. Luckily the weather cooperated with us that day and we were able to launch very nearby the Marriott and fly over Napa Valley. The basket was FULL because the day before they were... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

My parents and I traveled to Napa for a quick trip to wine country. A highlight of our trip was a booking with Balloon Above the Valley. We drove the hour and a half from Geyserville to arrive at the Marriott by 6:15am. We then boarded vans to take us an additional 45 mins to the launch site (we weren't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

If you can get over bring 2000 feet in the air and being with 20 other people you will have a great time. The views are spectacular,staff is professional and I felt very safe.

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