Sky Drifters

Rancho Murieta

134 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

  • See sunrise from the air
  • Float over Sierra Nevada hills
  • Get to know your captain

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires May 6, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Limit 2 per party per visit. Reservation required; subject to availability. 72 hour cancellation notice or fee up to Groupon price will apply. 225lb weight max. Must sign waiver. Must call 24hr prior to check weather. Not valid for holidays. Breakfast and gratuity not included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Sky Drifters - Rancho Murieta: $112 for One Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride and Champagne Toast with Sky Drifters in Rancho Murieta

From catapulting flaming soldiers over castle walls to sitting on active geysers, humans have long been fixated on flying through the air. Absorb the wonderment of flight with today’s Groupon: for $112, you get a 50- to 70-minute sunrise balloon ride in the Sierra Nevada foothills and champagne toast with Sky Drifters in Rancho Murieta (up to a $225 value).

Sky Drifters provides patrons with sensational scenes of the Sierra Nevada foothills from the tranquility of a hot air balloon floating hundreds of feet above hilltops. This deal gets aspiring cloud-touchers an approximately 50 to 70-minute flight around 6 a.m., just as Helios pokes his honey-glazed head up from the east. Gaze at the painting-like serenity of the creeks and trees as the wind carries you above the Deer Creek Hills Preserve and the lush oak forests. Wildlife beholders will gain a new perspective as they play wingman to an airborne flock of feathered fauna or taunt the wingless animals below. Balloon rides typically consist of four to six people. Get to know new fellow air-gondola cowboys over a fun game of Six Degrees of Hot Air Balloon Inventor Joseph-Michel Montgolfier, or organize a group of pals to schedule an early-morning basket party. As opposed to a romantic private flight, group flights allow passengers to chat with the FAA commercially licensed pilot, who'll happily explain the details of the balloon and share memorable flight stories.

Sky Drifters Hot Air Ballooning

If you've ever tried to beat rush-hour traffic by tethering your car with helium-filled balloons, then you know that hot-air flight should be left to the professionals. The Federal Aviation Administration–certified pilots at Sky Drifters Hot Air Ballooning embark on journeys from the Sierra Nevada foothills daily, and their company has been named one of the 10Best attractions in Sacramento. Whether piloting a small group or private flight, the balloon captains show passengers a bird’s-eye view of the rolling hills, winding rivers and finely crafted comb-overs whose majesty can only be truly appreciated from above. Their aerial transports also play host to weddings in the sky and can provide a lift to those who enjoy BASE jumping from the clouds.

Customer Reviews

134 Ratings

It was a good experience.
Abhijith A. · October 9, 2014
Good shoes, comfortable clothing.
Mohammad F. · September 12, 2014
Amazing flight. Beautiful! Great pilot.
Alex · August 18, 2014
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    Rancho Murieta

    7443 Murieta Dr.

    Rancho Murieta, California 95683

    888-359-0484

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