Experience the wonder, romance & silence a ride in the hot air ballooning capital of the world. Be amazed at the spectacle of how a hot air balloon inflates and takes shape. Hop in the balloon at dawn and take off gently to float over the Atherton Tablelands. Experience the wonders of flight and watch for wildlife, hear the sounds of silence and nature below. Enjoy the balloon festival atmosphere before coming back to earth. Have cameras ready to shoot the cross country balloon chase.
You are picked up from your hotel for your spectacular balloon flight.
Your coach takes you through the rainforest to the Atherton Tablelands. A safety briefing available now. Admire the picturesque landscape at sunrise & breathe in the wide open spaces and your pilot’s expert commentary. Enjoy a cross country balloon chase.
Return to the ground and there’s balloon packup games. You will also be given a first flight certificate.
At the end of your tour, you will be dropped off to your hotel in Cairns, Cairns Beaches, Cairns Airport or to your next tour.
I booked the flight as a surprise on my husband's 50th birthday & we both thoroughly enjoyed it (although he wasn't too happy when I informed him that we were being picked up at...Elizabeth Vary
Early morning pickup (4am) from Hotel in Port Douglas with an hour’s mini bus ride to the launch site. Was in a hot air balloon with about 18 other people and the flight lasted...Stuart White
Everything was very well organised. Staff was helpful and fun to deal with. So quiet (when the flame aren't going) and peaceful up in the air....Mike Yang
Approx. 5 hours
Approximately 1645h(4:45am)- 1700h(5:00am).
Duration: Approx. 5 hours
Your hotel in Cairns. (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 48 hours prior to the start of your tour with these details.
Your hotel in Cairns
Remember to take a pair of comfortable, sturdy shoes, a hat, sunscreen, a bottle of water and a camera.
There is $30 per person compulsory Additional Aviation Insurance Levy to Pay on Board
Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details
Enclosed footwear is compulsory
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
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