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Hot Air Balloon Cairns - Tours

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Address: 1 Spence Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number: 07 4039 9900
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Description: Experience the hot air ballooning capital of Australia, when you fly here...
Experience the hot air ballooning capital of Australia, when you fly here in Cairns as it just like a balloon festival every day. Come flying & enjoy the wonder, romance & silence of the Australian bush as you see kangaroos & Australian wildlife from a very different perspective. So many colourful balloons, the Koala, Roo, World Globe, Honeymoon, Aussie balloons and more.
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Beautifully magnificent!!

It was d most beautiful experience. Although ur pic up is as early as 4 ish. And they take u almost 90min away from the city... But it's all worth it! A lovely experience to be up... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

It was d most beautiful experience. Although ur pic up is as early as 4 ish. And they take u almost 90min away from the city... But it's all worth it! A lovely experience to be up in d sky with a beautiful view. And seeing the lovely sunrise... Awsomeee Beautyyyyyyy! And u can get ur pics online on their... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

This experience is worth the price. Staff was friendly and informative. If you are prone to motion sickness or afraid of heights this will not be a problem. It is smoother than riding in an elevator but the views are spectacular. I would recommend choosing the "First Flight with Express Return" otherwise you may be scheduled on the second flight... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

It was a decent and safe balloon trip and the pilot was fun but our experience is spoilt by being scheduled on the second flight (ours was the only balloon out of 5 that had two flights). This resulted in us missing the magical sunrise colors. We were not informed in advance of being scheduled on second flight and we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Thrilling and exciting. First time for me. Unforgettable. Most recommended. Very safe and you can watch kangaroos and wullabies scampering on the ground.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

It was my first travel in a hot air balloon..This was just amazing.. It was so beautiful to watch the other balloons in the sky as well... The view from the balloon in beyond words.. The landing was so smooth. It was fun to help the crew, fold the huge balloon.. One of the "dont miss items" in a trip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This is a very safety conscious hot-air balloon operation, so if this is your first ride then you do not have anything to be worried about here. There is a professional commercial balloon pilot and a ground crew that totally take care of everyone - they will even take pictures for you! :-) Just know that hot air rises when... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Was picked up dot on 4.30 as promised and off we went. It was still dark when we reached the site - a good 90 minutes away from Cairns. The balloons were being inflated as we reached and it was fun to see the whole process. Our pilot Johan was very informative and a lot of fun as well. He... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Prompt pick up from Cairns at 04.30 for bus trip up to Mereeba on the Atherton Tablelands to watch the enormous balloon being inflated in the early dawn light. Although there is a toilet stop before getting to the launch site, obviously there are no facilities before, during or after the flights. I was on the second of the trips... More 

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Cairns Region, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Being a bit scared of heights was concerned, but did not need to be. A wonderful experience. Very scenic to arrive in the dark, and watch the balloons get fired up. Load up, and then up, up and away in the clouds, overlooking beautiful tablelands. Friendly and informative staff. We drove up as locals when then had the rest of... More 

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Griffith, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I'm not a morning person at all but this activity was well worth getting up at 4am for. It was still dark when we arrived at the balloon take off site. The balloons were inflated and looked fantastic. Climbing into the basket was a bit of a challenge but once aloft the ride was sensational. The views of the Atherton... More 

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