Hot Air Balloon Cairns is Australia’s most popular balloon ride, with visitors from all over Australia and 48 countries, taking off west of the Great Barrier Reef on a sunrise ballooning experience. The fleet of balloons are highly colourful, the koala, kangaroo, aussie designs fly daily due to the temperate weather that is so well suited to ballooning here. All inclusive, Door to door transfers from every Cairns hotel.
Hot Air Balloon Cairns festival
Every day in Cairns, due to the 300+ days of sunshine that the region receives, a fleet of balloons take off. The spectacle of the koala, kangaroo and many other colourful balloons being inflated before the sun rises in the outback Australian makes for some amazing photos. Check out the many reviews, written from visitors all over, that are surprised at the size and scale of a morning, that has the atmosphere of a balloon festival except every person gets to fly up up and away in the hot air balloon fleet.
Cairns Great Barrier Reef and Australian wildlife with Hot Air Balloon Cairns
Every day is different and from your hot air balloon, ask your friendly pilot all about the rainforest covered mountains to the east or the red coloured outback sands to the west, maybe the day you fly, you’ll spot the Coral Sea sparkling over the Great Dividing Range and of course get your camera ready for when a mob of kangaroos can be spotted from your wicker balloon basket and keep an ear out for the wonderful dawn chorus of local birdlife that is so peaceful and so unique, to the Australian bush. Remember too when you book direct, you have the choice of free drop off transfers to most Great Barrier Reef tours and local Wildlife Zoos and over 60 Cairns day tours as well.