Combo 3 – Hot Air Ballooning & Green Island

Hot Air Ballooning Cairns and Green Island

This Cairns Holiday Package combines a trip to Green Island with an early morning Hot Air Ballooning Cairns tour – all in one day.

Ballooning – AM

Experience Australia’s biggest hot air ballooning fleet as you float gently from dawn, over the Atherton Tablelands, where it is just like a balloon festival everyday. Your 5 hour balloon morning tour includes scenic 30 minute flight, complimentary Flight Certificate

Green Island – 11am Full Day

Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Green Island is a Marine National Park that has rainforest and is surrounded by white sandy beaches and magnificent coral reefs and abundant marine life. Your visit to allows you 4 hours at Green Island and included is the choice of snorkelling gear or a glass bottom boat tour. “Reef Rocket” is a modern comfortable air-conditioned highspeed catamaran with a relaxed atmosphere. Travel time to Green Island is 45 minutes from Cairns. Passengers can take part in the many activities available or simply relax on the beach. Our friendly crew will help you to organise your activities to make the most of your time on Green Island.

  Packages / Prices valid until 31st March 2018 Adult Child Family
  Balloon AM Green Island PM $354.00 $276.00 $1213.00
  Balloon AM Green Island PM with Buffet Lunch $379.00 $288.50 $1275.50


  • Morning Balloon flight over the Atherton Tablelands
  • Flight certificate

Green Island

  • Cruise to Green Island aboard “Reef Rocket” a modern catamaran
  • Allows 4 hrs on Green Island, departs 11am, back in Cairns 5pm
  • Choice of Snorkelling Gear or Glass Bottom Boat tour
  • Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
  • Use of Big Cat vessel during time at island as an air-conditioned base

Fare Conditions

  • Insurance levy is included within the price
  • Infants cannot fly but can accompany on the bus & parents can fly separately

Tour Duration:

  • Approx. 5am to 5pm

Coach Transfers from accommodation

City pick up for ballooning is included. Beaches pick up attract an extra $10.00 pp surcharge. Drop off is an optional extra after Green Island. (City $9 adult, $4.50 child & Beaches $11 adult, $5.50 child)

Optional Activities

  • Floatation Vests
  • Lycra Suits
  • Seawalker Helmet Diving (subject to a medical questionnaire)
  • Boat Snorkel Trips (subject to a medical questionnaire)
  • Marineland Melanesia
  • Helicopter Scenic Flights (subject to availability on the day)
  • Offset your Carbon Footprint – $2 per person


Tour operates daily except Christmas Day and New Years Day

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