Book hot air ballooning

——— with Raging Thunder Adventures

Experience the thrill of the lifetime with a Hot Air Balloon flight at Australia's most reliable flight location, Mareeba on the Atherton tablelands, with over 300 days of sunshine each year.
With daily departs from both Cairns and Port Douglas.

So choose your adventure below and LET GO BALLOONING !!

  • Classic Balloon Flight

    Fly aboard our classic 30 minute balloon flight, and then celebrate with a sparkling wine and a light breakfast Book From $259

  • Express Balloon FLight

    Guaranteed first flight with Express return to Cairns in time to join up with other Great Barrier Reef tours Book From $320

  • Double Balloon Flight

    Carried by the wind every flight is different, so stay aboard for 2 flights followed by our light breakfast Book From $359

Why book Hot Air Ballooning direct with

raging Thunder Adventures
  • No booking fees or credit card fees:

    Raging thunder believe you should be having fun, not doing math on your holiday! Don’t pay extra

  • Flexibility & Stress Free Cancellation

    We offer the flexibility of changing your date or cancelling your booking* up to 24 hours prior to travel for a full refund

  • Live Availability and Instant Confirmation

    Know exactly what days you can travel, and while you finish your booking we’ll reserve your seats for you

  • Secure and Safe transaction

    Your payment details are encrypted and processed straight away via Securepay

Located one hour from Cairns or Port Douglas

balloon flight SAFETY restrictions AND BOOKING CONDITIONS

——— please read before making your booking

Date Changes

Your tour dates can be changed up to 24 HOURS before the tour departs at no additional charge. Changes inside 24 hours forfeit 100% of the total price paid.

We highly recommend having your own travel insurance.


The minimum age for hot air ballooning is 4 years.

Infants are unable to fly, can cannot be left in the care of ground crew staff.

Medical Conditions

If you are pregnant you will be unable to fly with us.

It is a CASA safety requirement that you are able to climb into the basket using the footholds provided.