Cairns Hot Air Ballooning

  • Address: Cairns, Australia
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Tour, Family And Kids, Adventure

Cairns Hot Air Ballooning - Review

A must-do activity if you wish to enjoy the scenic beauty of tropics from thousands feet above the land! In early morning, the balloon will take you high above the sky, letting you fly with the first birds of the dawn. The magical and memorable part of this trip is the balloon itself. It floats with the wind. That’s why; this tour is generally held in early morning as the wind remains at its calmest mood at that time. Missing out this trip will be sheer lifetime miss for you.

Various tour operators and hotels arrange these tours for the tourists. Else, you can book locally as well. 

Cairns Hot Air Ballooning Information

  • Timings of this tour varies among operators.
  • Please enquire before you visit.
  • Recommended time to visit : 6am – 11am.
  • Ticket prices are also different for different tour operators.
  • Tour operators do take the responsibility of your safety.

How To reach Cairns Hot Air Ballooning by Public Transport

  • By Car

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  • Cairns Hot Air Ballooning Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Cairns Hot Air Ballooning: 04:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Cairns include Cairns Hot Air Ballooning in their plan

  • 35.54% of people start their Cairns Hot Air Ballooning visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Cairns Hot Air Ballooning

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

69.79% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cairns Hot Air Ballooning

People normally club together Kuranda Scenic Railway and Palm Cove, Queensland while planning their visit to Cairns Hot Air Ballooning.

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Cairns Hot Air Ballooning, Cairns Reviews

  • Great experince, flying over the atherton valley with perfect weather conditions, sky was no clouds only blue.Jack our driver was great and pilot and all team gave us a awesome morning.

  • How can anyone give a rating below four stars?? It is the most exhilarating experience; the perfect serenity to escape the overwhelming responsibilities life brings. The tour guides were amazing, informative and easy to get along with. They explained that the early rise is due to the temperature it's got nothing to do with the sunrise! So don't always expect to catch the sunrise people. We did have to help pack up but with such a big balloon it is impossible to ask the staff to do it alone, besides the more people there were to help pack the faster we got on the busses. Definitely recommend the one hour extended flight, because by the time you launch and land that's almost 30mins gone. Wear closed toed shoes (shoes you don't care about, they get dirty when packing the balloon) and long pants in case you land in some long grass. Bring some food and snacks before you don't get that until after everything is done.

  • Genuine service and a once in a lifetime experience! The early morning is worth it for the spectacular sunrise views over the tablelands of cairns! Highly recommend for any ages, magical!!

  • From start to finish it was an AMAZING experience. I am all about customer service and a bloody good time, and these guys had it all. From pickup at 4am, the staff were friendly, engaging, knowledgable and approachable. The experience was second to none!! Thankyou so much for brightening my weekend, and giving me the best view of the Tablelands!! A1!!

  • The team was very professional and made sure we had a wonderful time in the air

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