Float high above the spectacular Rio Grande in a traditional hot air balloon for an adventure in the skies you'll never forget. There can be no better way of seeing this wild, ancient and mystical land than from the basket of a balloon as you ride the thermals carried along on Mother Nature's wings.
Leave the bustling metropolis of Albuquerque behind and head out deep into the wilderness of the Chihuahuan Desert, and gaze down in awe at one of the world's mightiest and most famous rivers. This is a truly memorable flight of fancy high into the clouds and a ride you'll never forget.
On landing you'll toast the sunrise with chilled champagne and tuck into a delicious brunch giving you plenty of time to savor your once in a lifetime experience. And to commemorate the trip all fliers receive their very own flight certificate and delightful hot air balloon trading card.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to ride a hot air balloon soaring high above the wild and spectacular New Mexico countryside. Passengers can get hands on and help with the inflation and deflation of the balloon.
It's best to dress in layers as the mornings can be cool! Flights in hot air balloon flights are of course subject to the weather.
Subject to weather conditions, hot air balloon flights are available throughout the year.
Itinerary: Allow 3-4 hours for your entire experience:
- Meet 30 minutes prior to sunset
- Pre-flight briefing
- Layout and rigging of the balloon
- Balloon flight time approx 1 hour but up to 1 and a half hours
- Retrieval and pack up
- Champagne toast and brunch on landing