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A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure

33475 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591-5104
+1 951-699-9987
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Fantastic!!

Watching a beautiful sunrise from a hot air balloon is a breathtaking experience! We chose Grape... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sunnydays4579
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Los Angeles, California
Awesome Birthday

Great balloon adventure right from the start!. Experienced balloon go from ground inflation... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
travel4fun341
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Mission Viejo, California
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A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure offers surnise hot air balloon rides daily over the Temecula Valley wine country in Southern California. One hour scenic flights include champagne, orange juice, continental breakfast, souvenir certificare and two for one wine tasting.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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33475 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591-5104
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"champagne toast"
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"ground crew"
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"a hot air balloon ride"
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"bucket list"
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"launch site"
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"amazing experience"
in 7 reviews
"afraid of heights"
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"keurig coffee"
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"these guys"
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"balloon experience"
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"happy anniversary"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"the check in process"
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"beautiful sunrise"
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"anniversary trip"
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"highly recommend this company"
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"wonderful ride"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watching a beautiful sunrise from a hot air balloon is a breathtaking experience! We chose Grape Escape, because safety was our main concern, and they are very experienced with many years in the business. Our teenage daughter, who's afraid of heights, felt very safe and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great balloon adventure right from the start!. Experienced balloon go from ground inflation, launch, flight, and smooth landing. While floating in the air, pilot Bill pointed out wineries, explained history of areas 50th year of wine production and view of Mount Palomar. Staff was friendly...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the carter estates l, so this was an easily accessed balloon ride. It’s very beautiful once in the air. Lots of other balloons, but that doesn’t deter from the beauty. The lunch and free bottle of champagne after the ride are at...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Great memories chaceing the sun ( to find launch site due to fog). Rusty and Bill along with all the other staff did a great job answering all our questions and calming our fears. Enjoyed the whole experience from set up, launch, flight, landing, pack...More

Thank williacs
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved our balloon adventure!! The staff was informative, professional and very friendly!! They offer to take photos for you & go out of their way to make sure everyone feels comfortable and safe. The ride isn’t scary and very smooth as you float...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I woke up at 3:45 AM to be ready to go by 4:30 AM to be at Temecula by 6:00 AM from San Diego, and it was very much worth the early wake up call! A hot air balloon ride had...More

Thank Yeleny S
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience! We booked this balloon ride after reading all of the wonderful reviews and this company didn’t disappoint! We wanted to celebrate our son’s 14th birthday in a unique way and what a treat it was! We were lucky to have Rusty as our...More

Thank Staci K
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

So our first time to Temecula we had reservations for the balloon ride but as we were finding the perfect spot to take off the fog came in so we couldn’t ride that day (which I was completely fine with cause who wants a view...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I was worried about how my husband would like this experience especially due to the cost. That said, I do feel Grape Escape is reasonably priced amongst balloon companies! We loved it. I'm so happy I booked it. Bill was great. He was very informative!...More

Thank Debbres
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

1st class company. Our pilot Matt and the ground crew were top notch. The crew made sure to take many pictures for us. Matt answered all of our curious questions. We always felt safe. Beautiful way to see wine country. Call the office if you...More

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Carlos R
24 May 2018|
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Response from Yeleny S | Reviewed this property |
You have to make reservations days prior as they need to know body weights and how many other people will be going up that day so they can calibrate basket size and such. They only have one flight per day in the early AM... More
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Mary R
15 May 2018|
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Response from tiffemarie | Reviewed this property |
Hi! There’s a small hole in the basket where your foot will fit to hop over :)
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Hetilon
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Response from hotairtours | Property representative |
Our rates start at $128.00 per person for a weekday flight. Flights are offered seven days a week weather permitting. The flight is approximately 60-75 minutes in the air and your entire adventure lasts approximately 3... More
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