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Hot Air Balloon Port Douglas

Shop 10/30 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Ranked #33 of 74 Activities in Port Douglas
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Owner description: Take off on a romantic hot air balloon ride, every day, west of Port Douglas and the Great Barrier Reef, hot air balloons take off into the wide open... more » Owner description: Take off on a romantic hot air balloon ride, every day, west of Port Douglas and the Great Barrier Reef, hot air balloons take off into the wide open blue skies. There's something about floating in the still morning sky in a hot-air balloon that brings out the romantic in all of us. It could be the absolute silence; it could be the feeling that you're as free as a bird. « less
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

My boyfriend and I had a amazing morning. Johan the pilot was great and our driver alex just knew so much, he was so interesting to talk to, it all went far too quick.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A must do when in Port Douglas and a fantastic way to start the morning. It was one of the highlights of my trip in Port Douglas. The company and people were great and extremely well organised. Shane our driver picked me up from my hotel at 4:20am, he was fantastic well knowledge with fantastic humour. He made the journey... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

There is no better way to celebrate something special than way up in the sky with the mist swirling below, the sun peeping over the mountains and serene silence. You have to try a magical balloon flight with Hot Air Ballooning! The staff were extremely friendly, had a great sense of humour and very professional. The whole experience ran smoothly,... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had a fabulous time on board the hot air balloon circling around the 'Tablelands' near Mareeba in Queensland. Staff were very informative and professional and very organised with timing of lift-of etc. Well worth the experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The hot air balloon trip was one of the highlights of my holiday in Port Douglas. We were picked up at our hotel at around 4am. The ride was pleasant, but I don't remember much as I slept most of the trip. Once we got to the hot air balloon, the trip went smoothly, and was very well organised. The... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I have always wanted to try this and what better place than in Qld!! The staff were great.. great sence of humour yet very professional.. Amazing views up there and such a smooth take off and even landing!!! We were a young couple doing this on our honeymoon but would highly recommend with a group of friends aswell... lots of... More

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Port Douglas, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My wife is scared of heights and when I mentioned I would like to go hot air balloning she was a bit concerned about this. We were picked up from our accomadation by Shane he had a wealth of local knowledge he also explaned what was to happen on our new adventure in going on a flight in a hot... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

My girlfriend and another couple traveling with us had never experienced hot air ballooning. I had ballooned over Africa many years ago. I insisted they go ballooning over Australia. Ride was fabulous, weather good, and as soft as could be. Pilot was experienced and professional. Always felt safe. Worth the cost. Highly recommended.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

My boyfriend had surprised me with a hot air ballooning experience for our four year anniversary! It was definitely memorable and I strongly advise everyone to try it at least once in their life. The only thing is - please remember to bring insect repellant because I got bitten like crazy by mozzies because we take off from a field!

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Weipa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Never been ballooning before, but will definitely do it again. Staff were friendly and professional. PIckup and drop off at the hotel made it so easy to enjoy. Fantastic way to start the day and recommend to everyone to try at least once. :)

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