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Gilbert Sunset
Hot Air Balloon Ride

Gilbert, AZ

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Gilbert, AZ

Float, glide, and admire a breathtaking Arizona sunset on this once-in-a-lifetime hot air balloon ride!

  • Enjoy a 1-hour hot air balloon ride with a FAA-certified pilot
  • ​Help the crew prepare for launch and watch the balloon inflate before your eyes
  • Admire epic views of Downtown Chandler, the San Tan Mountains, Maricopa, and so much more
  • Celebrate an unforgettable evening with complimentary champagne and snacks
  • Tick something off your bucket list with this Gilbert Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride! 
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

November - March:
Daily - Sunset

Essential Information
  • All participants must sign a waiver 
  • Participants must be at least 5 years of age. Those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic champagne is included
  • Participants must be at least 21 years old and possess a valid ID to consume alcohol
  • Participants cannot exceed an individual weight of 300 pounds
  • Participants must be at least 4' tall or taller
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers or anyone who has had a recent surgery
  • Not recommended for people with neck, hip, back, feet leg or any other joint issues
This experience lasts approximately 3 to 4 hours. with about 1 hour of flight time.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is available for up to 20 participants.
Family and friends may follow the chase vehicle in their own car.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable layers of clothing appropriate for weather conditions and closed toed shoes. No heels. Hats are strongly recommended.
How do you steer a hot air balloon?
The balloon goes wherever the wind takes it. However, the winds at different altitudes may blow in different directions and at different speeds. Pilots can steer by climbing or descending to an altitude where the wind is blowing in the direction they want to go.
How high will the balloon go?
Most balloon flights are between 500 and 1,000 feet above the ground, but balloons can be flown much lower or much higher. The record for altitude in a Hot Air Balloon is 64,997 feet!
How fast will the hot air balloon go?
The speed of the balloon is determined by the speed of the wind.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 5 days prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 5 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is cancelled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider.


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