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Port Douglas: Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride

Port Douglas: Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride

From US$ 170.24 per person

Admire the beauty of the Atherton tablelands from above with a scenic hot air balloon flight and take in the stunning views. Watch out for local wildlife, you may see native birds and kangaroos roaming free.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Enjoy an extended panoramic hot air balloon ride
  • Listen to expert commentary as you watch the sunrise
  • Recive a hot air balloon ride commemorative certificate
Full description
Meet your experienced ballooning team at Atherton Tablelands at 6.00 AM, just in time to witness the inflation of the hot air balloons. Experience the fun and unique sensation of a hot air balloon ride over the Atherton Tablelands, Australia. Enjoy the picturesque landscape at sunrise with 60-minutes of flying time. At 6.30 AM the patchwork panorama below brings new sights every day, watch out for the variety of Australian birdlife and take in the peace and serenity that is hot air ballooning.
  • 60-minute scenic Hot Air Balloon ride
  • Complimentary photo set - delivered digitally
  • All insurance levies included
  • Commentary
  • Transfers
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Your exact meet time will be advised upon booking, please park in the carpark. Your hot air balloon coach will pick you up and take you to the launch site.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Reusable water bottle

Know before you go

  • The basket is 1.2 meters in height with two footholds on the side to use as a step ladder to enter and exit the basket unassisted.
  • You will stand for the duration of the flight.
  • There is no weight limit, but all guests over 100kg are kindly asked to advise upon booking.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 4 reviews

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An amazing experience. The crew were all very knowledgable, and very funny and made the whole experience so so enjoyable. Frank was our pilot, can not rate him high enough! Our flight was so smooth and his knowledge of the area was impressive. Highly recommend

November 18, 2021

November 16, 2021

Exercellwnt morning bus driver tony hot air balloon pilot ‍✈️ bob were amazing can’t thank them enough for a great morning out worth the money I would do it again if I get the chance keep up the great work guys

November 13, 2021

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