5 stars

Hot Air Ballooning Packages

Whether you’re a local seeking a fresh perspective on your beloved wine country or a visitor yearning for an unforgettable escape, Sonoma Ballooning invites you to experience the magic of wine country from a truly unique vantage point.

As the #1-rated hot air balloon company in both Sonoma and Napa, we’re passionate about sharing the beauty of this region from above. Imagine floating gently over sun-drenched vineyards, feeling the warmth of the sunrise as you take in panoramic views of rolling hills, world-class wineries, and charming towns. It’s a truly breathtaking experience that will touch your soul and create memories to last a lifetime.

Our commitment to exceptional service and safety is unmatched, ensuring your journey is as seamless as it is inspiring. After your hot air balloon adventure, our team is happy to help you discover the many other treasures the region has to offer – from award-winning wineries and culinary delights to art galleries and charming boutiques.

Let Sonoma Ballooning be your guide to a truly unforgettable experience. Join us for a journey that will elevate your spirit and leave you with a newfound appreciation for the beauty of Sonoma Valley.

Why Choose Sonoma Ballooning?

Voted #1 in Sonoma and Napa. We’re recognized as the premier hot air balloon tour operator in the region.

Experienced and Certified Pilots. Our expert pilots prioritize your safety and enjoyment throughout the flight.

Unforgettable Views. Witness the beauty of Sonoma Valley from a vantage point like no other. Shared Experience: Connect with fellow travelers and make new memories together.

Book Your Sonoma Hot Air Balloon Adventure Today! 

Sunrise Join-In Flight
Per Person $275

Join-In Flight

Your Sonoma Ballooning Experience Includes:

  • Complimentary Transportation: Relax with round-trip transportation from most local Sonoma, Carneros and South Napa hotels (*please call to arrange after booking).
  • Pre-Flight Refreshments: Savor coffee, tea, and light snacks as you prepare for your flight.
  • Scenic Balloon Flight: Float gently through the air for 45 minutes to an hour plus, capturing panoramic views of the valley and surrounding vineyards.
  • Celebratory Champagne Toast: Upon landing, raise a glass of bubbly with your fellow balloon enthusiasts.
  • Pilot stories of past adventures

Icons

Embark on an unforgettable journey through Sonoma’s most cherished landmarks and flavors with our “Icons of Sonoma” experience.

  • Round Trip Transportation
  • Sunrise balloon ride with celebratory toast.
  • Hearty Brunch at Lous Lunchette
  • Before opening tasting at Three Fat Guys
  • Exploratory tasting at Prohibition Spirits.
Sunrise Icons
Starting $425
Sunrise VIP Flight for 2
Starting $1,500

VIP Flight for 2

Enjoy a private flight with just you, your loved one and our pilot. This option is perfect for those looking for a more exclusive experience.

  • Complimentary round-trip transportation from most local Sonoma hotels.
  • Pre-flight Refreshments (coffee, tea, light packaged snacks)
  • 45 Minute to 1 Hour Flight
  • Post-Flight Champagne Toast
  • Commemorative Flight Certificate Upon Request

Flight Certificates

Experiences rank among the top gift giving ideas! Buy a flight certificate now for your loved ones and let them book when the time’s right.

($299 is good for one person for a join-in flight, but the sky’s the limit on the dollar amount you can purchase; especially if you’re gifting to a couple or family.)

Sunrise Flight Certificates
Starting $299
Sunrise Balloon and Bike’s
Starting $417

Balloon and Bike's

Embark on an unforgettable journey through Sonoma Valley, experiencing its beauty from two unique perspectives.

Your Sonoma adventure includes:

  • Sunrise Balloon Ride: A breathtaking aerial view of Sonoma’s vineyards and landscapes, complete with a celebratory toast upon landing.
  • Guided Bike Tour: A 3-hour exploration of Sonoma’s charming towns, scenic backroads, and lush vineyards, led by a knowledgeable guide.

Enjoy a day filled with adventure, stunning scenery, and the freedom to explore Sonoma’s hidden gems at your own pace.

Book your Sonoma Ballooning & Bikes adventure today!

Balloon, Charlies Acres & Vegan Wine Tour

$474 Per Person – It’s everything that our join-in flight offers, plus more! Following your post-flight champagne toast with us, La Belle Vie Tours’ Mercedes Sprinter Van will take you to Charlie’s Acres Farm Animal Sanctuary for a visit with their rescue animals. You will then visit two local vegan wineries where one of those stops includes lunch!*

*This package can accommodate up to 6 guests. Groups of greater than 4 guests may be accommodated with special arrangements. Please call if your group is larger than 4 guests. Sonoma Ballooning and La Belle Vie Tours will each send out their own e-mail confirmation to you. Each company will also charge you separately. A delicious lunch is included. Winery tasting fees are not included. Learn More
Sunrise Balloon, Charlies Acres & Vegan Wine Tour
Per Person $474
Sunrise Push pak
Starting $450

Push pak

Sonoma Ballooning & Pushpak: A Sky-High & Ground-Level Adventure

Embark on an unforgettable journey through Sonoma Valley, experiencing its beauty from two unique perspectives.

Your Sonoma adventure includes:

Round-Trip Transportation: To and from the Sonoma Ballooning launch site.

Sunrise Balloon Ride: A breathtaking aerial view of Sonoma’s vineyards and landscapes, complete with a celebratory toast upon landing.

Guided Pushpak Tour: A 3-hour exploration of Sonoma’s charming towns, scenic backroads, and lush vineyards, led by a knowledgeable guide on an eco-friendly electric trike.

Enjoy a day filled with adventure, stunning scenery, and the freedom to explore Sonoma’s hidden gems at your own pace.

Book your Sonoma Ballooning & Pushpak adventure today!

 

Soar & Savor with Sangiacomo

Enjoy everything that our join-fight offers, then continue your wine country adventure with Sangiacomo Family Vineyards! Take pleasure in a guided, leisurely stroll through the vineyards. Learn the rich history of Sangiacomo’s farming, sustainability practices, and commitment to carrying on their family’s tradition in Sonoma as world-class grape-growers. Afterwards, enjoy a relaxed, seated private experience on the Terrace at the Home Ranch with sweeping vineyard views. Discover their signature style of wines with an ultra-exclusive tasting flight of their highest accolade wines, paired with local artisanal charcuterie.

Sunrise Soar & Savor with Sangiacomo
Per Person $390
Sunrise Balloon & Blending with Meadowcroft
Per Person $380

Balloon & Blending with Meadowcroft

We’ve partnered with Meadowcroft Wines in Sonoma Valley to bring a unique, cultural experience your way! After your magical sunrise join-in flight with us, continue your Sonoma wine country adventure with Meadowcroft Wines’ Blending Seminar. Tour the Cornerstone Gardens, and take part in a wine blending experience while enjoying a cheese plate. Best of all, you’ll get to label and cork your very own “Perfect Blend” 750 ml bottle to take home!

Wedding Ceremony

Our hot air balloon wedding package is the perfect option for elopements or for couples who want to say “I Do” in front of a select group of family and friends. Starting at $2,200 and includes:

  • Ordained Pilot to perform your ceremony during the flight!
  • Complimentary round-trip transportation from most local Sonoma hotels if needed.
  • Pre-flight Refreshments
  • 45 Minute to 1 Hour Flight
    (including ceremony)
  • Post-Flight Champagne Toast & Wine Country Chocolates
  • Commemorative Flight Certificate Upon Request
Photo Credit: Lana Andruh Photography
Sunrise Wedding Ceremony
Starting $2,200
Sunrise Events & Tethers
Starting $3,000

Events & Tethers

Wow your guests, family and/or friends at your next major event! A hot air balloon basket display or tether is a fun and magical way to make a unique, artistic impression. Perfect for birthdays, wedding receptions, festivals, corporate events and more. Please reach out to us with details about what you have in mind!