As the clouds seem close enough to touch, the vastness of the Cairns region will astound you as it unfolds and vistas that stretch to the horizon seem to expand.. The beautiful textures of cane fields, homesteads and orchards contrast harshly with the incredible Pacific Ocean and in the other direction, the outback. Stand in wonder of the paths that humanity has forged through the landscape.
The experience gives you a chance to appreciate a unique and peaceful view from above.
Hot Air Ballooning in Cairns is rated as one of the best ballooning experiences in the world. It’s also highly appreciated as one of the top three things to do in Cairns alongside the Great Barrier Reef and visiting Kuranda.
There are some great tours and experiences you can have in Cairns from the air, including majestic Hot Air Balloon Flights that soar over the Atherton Tablelands, offering up brilliant photo opportunities at dawn and dusk. The calm sunny weather of the region is perfect conditions for such leisurely flights and there’s often a delicious fresh breakfast, lunch or dinner included in the tour.
There are also some great Helicopter flights you can take, out over the expanse of fantastic outback, low over the rolling hills, farmland and of course, the Great Barrier Reef, giving you an unprecedented tour of the region and it’s possibly the fastest way to see it all.
If you’re pressed for time or just want a comprehensive and exhilarating experience, don’t hesitate, book a tour to see Cairns from the skies.