Hot Air Balloon Rides
Escondido Balloon Rides
FAQ - Escondido, California Hot Air Balloon

How long is a California Hot Air Balloon Flight?
The flight lasts approximately 45 minutes to an hour, depending on the wind speed and direction that morning. But plan on being with us for about 3-4 hours from start to finish.

How high do you go?
Most Hot Air Balloon flights take place between 1,000 and 3,000 feet.

How long will it take to inflate the Hot Air Balloon before my adventure in the Escondido area?
It usually takes around 30 minutes to inflate the balloon after arrival at the chosen launch site. You can get involved with the inflation or stand back and take photos.

Does it get cold up there?
No, it's no colder in the balloon than on the ground. In fact, the coolest part of the morning is when we meet. It gets warmer from that point on, and quite cozy when flying in the balloon.