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Cairns Luxury Ballooning Tour

Destination: Luxury Balloon Tour
Duration: Half Day Tour from Cairns, Palm Cove & Port Douglas

Departs: Cairns, Palm Cove & Port Douglas
Returns: Cairns, Palm Cove & Port Douglas

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Cairns Luxury Ballooning Tour
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  • Cairns Luxury Ballooning Tour
  • Cairns Luxury Ballooning Tour
  • Cairns Luxury Ballooning Tour
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  • Cairns Luxury Ballooning Tour
The Tour

Luxury Hot Air Balloon Ride is the ultimate in luxury and romantic experience. The tour begins with limousine transfer from accommodation in Cairns, Palm Cover or Port Douglas based accommodation, to transfer you to the ballooning grounds on the Atherton Tablelands. Your balloon gently floats above the tips of blue gums and paper bark trees, with the wide open spaces of the Tablelands below with fantastic 360 degree views. Your ballooning pilot / guide is very experience and trained to Australia's highest standards, so enjoy the freedom of balloon flying while he looks after your safe and gentle ride. Keep an eye out for kangaroos and some of our unique local wildlife as you go. Binoculars are on board to capture sightings of local birdlife too.

After your Hot Air Balloon Ride enjoy a gourmet breakfast on the beach and personal photo portraits for him and her, all-in-all, an experience not to be missed. At the end of your experience you will transferred back to accommodation in Cairns or Cairn’s Northern Beaches’ accommodation.


05.00am - 5.30am (departure times are seasonal)
Private exclusive door to door pickup at your Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas Resort, enjoy the scenic drive to Atherton Tablelands for the gentle beginning on Australia's only Luxury Hot Air balloon tour this morning!

A great team of pilots, expert and knowledgeable are your guides. Your Arrive just in time to see the spectacular sight of your hot air balloon inflate. Take off & experience the fun & unique sensation of hot air ballooning over the Atherton Tablelands, Australia. Your hot air balloon ride gently floats for an hour over the picturesque landscape at sunrise, breathe in the wide-open spaces!

The patchwork panorama below brings new sights every day, watch out for the variety of Australian birdlife & take in the peace & serenity that is hot air ballooning.

08.30am - 09.00am
Come back to earth and be whisked off by your private transfer to a beachfront five star resort to enjoy a private breakfast at your own table.  Breakfast is at one of  The Norhts most famous restaurants, NuNus based in Palm Cove.  Your delicious breakfast is cooked to order is your choice from a gourmet tropical breakfast menu and a glass of cold crisp sparkling wine too. 

You decide! Maybe a stroll after breakfast on one of Cairns' beautiful tropical beaches or a few more photographs with a palm tree background and no shoes! Return private transfer to accommodation is included, please advise your driver when you wish to depart for your accommodation.

Tour Includes
  • Personal Chauffeur with private transfers
  • 40 to 60 minute scenic Hot Air Balloon Ride
  • Gourmet beachside breakfast at Palm Cove 
  • Glass of Sparkling Wine with breakfast 
  • Complimentary set of in-flight photos (delivered digitally) 
  • All insurance levies included
  • Expert interpretive commentary

Rates - From Cairns, Palm Cove & Port Douglas - Valid 01st of April 2022 to 31st of March 2023
  • AU$850.00 per person

Please Note: Fares include AU$30.00 Compulsory Ballooning Levy

What to bring
  • Dress casual outdoor layered clothing. White clothing not recommended due to bush environment
  • Walking shoes
  • Camera Itinerary times are approximate and are subject to change.

Note: while you will have exclusive use of the limousine transfer; the balloon flight itself is not on a sole use basis. There will be other people in the balloon with you. We do have Private charters of our balloons also available on request.

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