Our Cairns visitor information centre has the region’s widest range of hot air ballooning scenic flight options. Our 30-minute scenic flight and one-hour hot air ballooning tours from Cairns are very popular. Hot air ballooning is located at Mareeba, close to Cairns and is the hot air ballooning capital of Australia. Enjoy a dawn flight with amazing views of Atherton Tablelands at sunrise. With beautiful views of the tablelands farmlands, you will have a great opportunity to take amazing photos of the gorgeous Atherton Tableland’s sunrise. On these early dawn hot air balloon rides, you can even enjoy possible encounters with wildlife such as kangaroos and other native wildlife. Whatever Hot Air Ballooning tour you’d like, we can accommodate your needs.