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Cairns Helicopter and Hot Air Balloon Flights
Go on an aerial adventure and discover the unique landscapes of Cairns! Float over Cairn’s natural wonders on a scenic hot air balloon flight and enjoy unforgettable views of the highlands of the Atherton Tablelands. Take a thrilling helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef for a panorama of striking turquoise waters studded with white sand beaches before stopping at an island for a day of beach activities.
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  1. Hop on a hot air balloon for a scenic ride over Cairns. Take flight and look out over the vast Australian wilderness. Keep an eye out for roaming wildlife, especially kangaroos, while up in the air!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD176.61

    2-for-1
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    Daily
    4 - 5.5 hour(s) (night)
  2. Catch an early morning flight aboard a hot air balloon in Cairns. Watch the sunrise from above the clouds and admire the amazing views of the city as well as the landscape and even some wildlife.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD184.29

    Daily
    4 - 6 hour(s) (night)
  3. Experience two of the best adventure activities in Cairns in one day! Kick-start your day soaring above the clouds on a hot air balloon before riding untamed waters as you go rafting in the afternoon.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD254.93

    Daily
  4. Great Barrier Reef Sightseeing Flight from Cairns
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    Fly above the Great Barrier Reef and witness its natural beauty from the sky. Go around Green Island, through the Middle Cay and over the famous Koala Reef for the best possible view of the day.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD129.58

    Group Discount
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. Experience the luxury of staying at your own private island as you visit Sandy Cay by helicopter. Do away with crowded beaches while opting for an intimate getaway which includes a gourmet meal.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD690.32

    Daily
    3.5 - 4 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Marvel at the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef as you travel by helicopter or on a catamaran to Green Island. Visit the Outer Reef for an exciting coral viewing tour inside a semi-submersible vessel.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD383.17

    Daily
  7. See the captivating beauty of the Great Barrier Reef from the sky. Enjoy a helicopter ride which departs from Green Island, also a part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park World Heritage Area.

    From USD152.04

    Daily
  8. Climb aboard a cozy plane and relax on a low level flight for 30 minutes over the stunning Great Barrier Reef. Admire the remarkable view of one of Australia's most beautiful World Heritage Sites.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD129.77

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)

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