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Hot Air Balloon Port Douglas

Closed Now: 3:30 am - 5:30 am, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hot Air Balloon Port Douglas
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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...more
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Pandanus Plaza Shop 10 30 Macrossan St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4015 2622
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This was an amazing e perience. We saw fields with kangaroos hoping in them. The staff was very safety conscious and very friendly. We were in the air about 45 minutes and it was magical. A must do for anyone. Their price was reasonable, $229...More

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It was an early start but a beautiful cool morning and misty at the same time which made for beautiful light for our photos. The tour was on time and we felt very safe watching all the safety precautions go on, Pilot Johan was funny...More

Thank rbbh1978
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Had a special and romantic time out with the hotair balloon crew - was a very professional and well organised morning, they kept us well informed and we felt safety measures were very reassuring and that we were in the hands of experts. A fantastic...More

Thank mcrobersttashtash
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is my second time hot air ballooning but the first for my daughters. We had the most amazing experience watching the sun rise from our balloon. Making beautiful memories with my daughters over the magnificent Atherton Tablelands was so wonderful. This experience was made...More

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

First time in a hot air balloon, but a great experience. So quite as you ascend into the early morning skies. Only interruption is when the burners fire up and the noise of the forced flames into the balloon wakes you up to the realisation...More

Thank Garny
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

A truely wonderful experience, from pick up at 4:20am, to delivery back to Port Douglas. Just a few tips- it's not cold up in the balloon, so don't bother with too many layers, take something to eat for the trip home. The staff were very...More

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Wanted to do the hot air balloon ride for long, and we did it finally. The experience was amazing and would stay back with us for long. The pick up from our hotel was done at 3:30am, worth all the pain! Mareeba itself is a...More

Thank _ananya_nsw
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

It was well worth the early morning wakeup. A very pleasant informative bus driver, made the trip to the lauch site go quickly. A stop for early morning coffee help to wake us up. The balloon ride was a genuine experience from filling the balloon,...More

Thank AlanRPeck
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

What better way to celebrate your 60th birthday than to take a balloon flight over the Atherton tablelands. Thanks to Lindsay, Shaun and Dean for a wonderful flight.

Thank Geetee56
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Booked last minute but so glad we decided to do this. It's an early start but well worth it. Amazing views. Markham was flying the balloon and he was great! Landing was fun too

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