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Las Vegas: Balloon Ride Over Mojave Desert

1. Las Vegas: Balloon Ride Over Mojave Desert

Discover the Mojave Desert from a new perspective as you glide overhead in a hot air balloon. Glimpse wildlife down below and enjoy birds-eye views of Death Valley and the Nopah Mountain Range. Partake in a traditional champagne toast at the end and learn about the history of hot air balloons. Meet your pilot and crew approximately 90 minutes prior to sunrise. It's an early start, but seeing the sunrise and scenery from a hot air balloon is an experience like none other. From the local partner's check-in office, transfer to the launch field in Pahrump, an hour west of the Las Vegas Strip. Upon take-off, there is no sensation of movement, rather one of the ground dropping away. During the flight, which lasts 45-60 minutes, get spectacular birds-eye views of the Spring and Nopah Mountain Ranges, Death Valley, and Eastern California in the distance. As you drift silently and peacefully over the countryside, watch for desert wildlife, snap photos and even talk with envious onlookers down below. Upon landing, participate in a traditional champagne toast, hear the story of how hot air ballooning began, and how it led to modern-day aviation as we know it. Plan to be away for up to 6 hours in total, allowing for check-in, travel to the launch location, a safety briefing, set-up and pack-up of the balloon as well as the return drive back to your original meeting location.

Carson City: Hot Air Balloon Flight

2. Carson City: Hot Air Balloon Flight

Fly high in the sky in your balloon. Witness breathtaking scenery and incredible wildlife. Benefit from professionals with two decades worth of hot air ballooning experience. Enjoy an invigorating Nevada hot air balloon tour with unparalleled, panoramic views of Carson Valley. See wildlife like bald and golden eagles, prairie falcon, red-tailed hawks, deer, and more. Relish the views of the Carson River and Carson Range. See the spur of the Sierra Nevada, including the Jobs Peak. Some flights are even lucky enough to see Lake Tahoe over the mountains. Learn from your pilot about historical and popular points of interest. Take comfort in knowing you're in the hands of balloon experts with more than two decades worth of experience, and get ready to float high above Nevada.

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Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 12 reviews

A very nice experience, our pilot Jeff was very friendly and very professional. We regret having especially flown over Parhump, a city without interest, and not the desert as we could imagine when reading the description when booking. So overall it's quite disappointing.

Very good organization on site; was called again before collection and reminded. Pick up by Jeff very punctual !! Ride was great - Jonathan was a good balloon guide. It was a lot of fun - I can recommend it.

It was awesome, great experience for one of my bucket list items. We were treated to champagne after the ride which was really nice. I highly recommend the ride.

The pilot and the crew were amazing the ride was so smooth and pleasant ,it was lots of fun. I highly recommend.

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