Napa Valley Hot Air Balloon Tour
From treetops to magnificent panoramic views, enjoy a spectacular morning soaring above it all. Our standard join-in flight package is our most popular and our state-of-the-art baskets ensure that all of our guests get an unobstructed view. Enjoy an approximately one hour flight followed by a scrumptious post-flight breakfast at Domaine Chandon Winery. Arrive a few minutes early for complimentary pre-flight coffee, tea and pastries.
We welcome you at our pre-dawn check-in with coffee, an assortment of teas and pastries, whole fruit and juice. After a brief pilot orientation you are taken to our launch site.Upon arrival at our launch site you are greeted by a bustle of activity. The hum of the inflator fans, the lively colors of our state-of-the-art balloons and the roar of the burners. Our well trained and skilled staff ensures a safe and comfortable launch.
Burners roar and then silence. Gently, the balloon lifts into the early morning breeze that peacefully carries you above corridors of grapes and between the mountains of one of the most magnificent valleys on Earth. As you drift along you feel no wind for you have become the wind.
From tree tops to magnificent panoramic views, your experienced and knowledgeable pilot will act as your guide and welcomes questions from you and fellow adventurers pointing out local points of interest and the Valley’s extraordinary beauty.
Once earthbound again, your flight is celebrated with Napa Valley’s finest sparkling wines at Domaine Chandon’s Etoile restaurant. Our delicious american style post-flight breakfast will fill you up and prepare you for the rest of your day’s adventure.
Domaine Chandon Winery
1 California Drive
Yountville, CA 94599
How high do hot air balloons fly?
Most balloonists enjoy low-level flight. The typical balloon flight would be anywhere from tree level to approximately 2,000 ft. The world record for altitude in a hot air balloon is 64,997 feet.
Does it get cold in the balloon? What should I wear?
The coldest part of your morning will be on the ground! Come dressed in comfortable layered clothing. Walking shoes and a hat are also recommended and of course don’t forget you camera.
How many passengers do you fly in your balloons?
Our state-of-the-art balloons are certified to carry 6, 12, 16 and 20 passengers. As the best that money can buy, the baskets are compartmentalized to ensure maximum comfort and safety.