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Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flight - Cairns

US$ 201.56 US$ 181.59 Price per person from View price guide

Key facts

Where: Cairns , Palm Cove, Port Douglas , Australia Duration: Approx. 5 hours

Highlights

  • You will receive a certificate of participation
  • Hotel pick up and drop off is included
  • Enjoy wonderful views of the Cairns Highlands as the sun rises
  • Book in confidence – our local partners are highly rated by users of Trip Advisor

Overview

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.

Itinerary

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.

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Reviews

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

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

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Approx. 5 hours

Start time

Start Time: 0500h (05:00am)
Duration: Approx. 5 hours

Meeting point

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.

Ending point

Your hotel in Cairns

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Inclusions

  • Balloon Flight & Pilot Commentary
  • Detailed safety briefing
  • Souvenir commemorative flight certificate
  • Balloon Chase & Balloon Pack-up games
  • Return Hotel Transfers
  • Australia's only roaming balloon photo service
  • Binocular use in flight
  • History of ballooning show

Exclusions

  • Aviation Insurance Levy
  • Meals
  • Souvenirs

Do/Dont's

Remember to take a pair of comfortable, sturdy shoes, a hat, sunscreen, a bottle of water and a camera.

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Please note

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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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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  • Children are not allowed
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  • 4.5Reviews (3)
  • "Hot Air for Honeymooners" 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...
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