Cairns Hot Air Balloon + Free Bad Fishy Jet Boating Cairns

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Hot Air Ballooning with Free Bad Fishy Jet Boating Cairns

Tour Information

For tour meeting point and time, please take the tour vouchers as the final confirmation. The meeting point and time in the tour info are only for reference.

  • Enjoy a 40-60 minute hot air balloon flight at the picturesque Atherton Tablelands Whole journey will be 4-5 hours.
  • Witness the mesmerizing views at sunrise and immerse yourself in the tranquility
  • Take advantage of convenient transfer service within Cairns
  • 35Mins Bad Fishy Jet Boat Ride Experience

Book Hot Air Balloon Flight and receive a complimentary 35-minute Jet Boat !

Book a 40-60 minute Hot Air Balloon High-Flying experience and receive a thrilling 35-minute “Bad Fishy” jet boat ride for free! It’s like upgrading your hot air balloon journey to an Air and Sea” combo package of hot air ballooning and jet boating at no extra cost. Book now for an incredibly exciting journey!

Experience the rush with a 35-minute jet boat adventure in the tropical waters of North Queensland. Feel the adrenaline surge as you experience high speeds and professional stunt maneuvers by our skilled jet boat crew. Surrounded by stunning mountains, the jet boat zips through the Cairns Harbour and estuaries, past beautiful mangroves, with the chance of seeing cute wildlife and birds. If you’re lucky, you might even spot estuarine crocodiles! This jet boat ride is an awe-inspiring Cairns experience featuring water jet surfing, sliding, and incredible speeds – it’s the most exciting Chill and Thrill way in Cairns! Be prepared to get wet as you explore an amazing environment full of natural flora and fauna. The local captain will also share fascinating information about Cairns and its waterways (and he’s pretty funny, too!). Certified by Ecotourism Australia, we’re committed to sustainability and offer a high-quality, nature-based tourism experience.

-What You Can Expect-

This is the Ultimate Cairns Combo Ticket. Enjoy a stunning Hot Air Balloon flight over the Atherton Tablelands followed by a thrilling jet boat ride on the Cairns waterways.
Hot Air Balloon Cairns. Pre-dawn our professional tour guide team will collect you from your accommodation and deliver you to the launch site for you to witness the impressive scene of hot air balloons being inflated. Once the balloon is ready, step into the basket with your experienced pilot; feel the peace and serenity of floating above the rainforest-covered hills, mountains and tablelands set against the stunning backdrop of the rising sun in the sky. Breathe in the fresh air, enjoy sweeping views of the Atherton Tablelands on one side then look towards the coast and Great Barrier Reef - it's the best of both worlds!
Our very experienced pilots will slowly guide the balloon down to the landing point, where the fun continues, we all pitch in and fold up the balloon itself, have a laugh and take some more photos.Finally we came together with the pilot and ground crew for a light snack, chat and to toast the sensational flight experience with a glass of sparkling wine. 

From there our team will deliver you to the Marlin Marina for your next thrilling experience, a 35 minute jet boat ride on the Trinity Inlet. This ride is filled with spins, slides and adrenaline pumping speeds and in between the captain will provide you with some great information on Cairns and the region.

@ 04:00-04:15 : Cairns Hotel pick up
@ 6.30am

Experience the fun & unique sensation of being in a Hot Air Balloon, flying gently high above the Atherton Tablelands, Australia. The balloon takes off from Mareeba on the Atherton Tablelands. Enjoy the picturesque landscape at dawn, floating in your Hot Air Balloon, time to really breathe in the wide-open spaces! We have Australia's largest fleet of Hot Air Balloons and a fun and highly trained crew to maximise the enjoyment of your balloon flight. It's just like a balloon festival, every day!

@ 07.50am

Return and Landing, Hot Air Balloon pack-up games and lots of laughs.

Digital photos are available to view & purchase at

@ 08.00am

Balloons Ride Drop off to the Mareeba Heritage Centre. The tour finish time varies with the seasons (summer, winter and the time of sunrise).

@ 09.00~09:15am

From there our team will deliver you to the Marlin Marina for your next thrilling experience,  to continue the Jet Boat Ride

@ 10:00-10:35am

Experience one and only 35 minute jet boat ride on the Trinity Inlet. This ride is filled with spins, slides and adrenaline pumping speeds and in between the captain will provide you with some great information on Cairns and the region.
Please self walk back to your Hotel to rest or next attraction once you finished the JET BOAT RIDE

Tour Inclusions

  • We provide a full hot air ballooning experience.
  • 35 minute Jet Boat ride on Trinity Inlet. 
  • PROMOTION FREE - Digital photo package. 
  • Hot Air pilot signed commemorative certificate
  • On landing enjoy a glass of sparkling wine or juice with a light snack while chatting with the pilot.
  • Air insurance levy fee ($30)
  • Interesting and educational expert commentary
  • Hotel pick up and transfers in air conditioned coach to Bad Fishy Jetboat at Marlin Marina. 

Tour Exclusions

  • Travel Insurance
  • Main Meals
  • Returning Transfer back to Hotel after Jetboat


1. Morning Hotel One way Transfer from Cairns
2. One way Transfer from Cairns to Marina for Jet Boat Ride
3. Please self walk back to your Hotel after Jet Boat Ride


  • Price List in AUD.
  • Important Details Children under 3 years old cannot participate.
  • Children 3 - 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Jetboat requires children to be 1.1m tall.
  • Children aged 13-17 years old can travel on the balloon flight by themselves, but must be accompanied by a responsible adult for the duration of the tour.
  • You must be able to climb up the 1.2 meter foothold ladder into the hot air balloon basket without assistance.
  • You must be able to stand for the duration of the flight.
  • Pregnant women and those who participated in diving the previous day are not suited to this activity.
  • Passengers with medical conditions or that have accessibility issues, please check with your doctor or specialist prior to booking.  At no time will a passenger be allowed to fly if their
  • judgment is impaired by alcohol, drugs, or prescription medicine  Due to weight and safety restrictions, handbags and backpacks may not be carried on the hot air balloon.
  • Please do not bring large bags. Unless the camera fails, digital photos will be provided every flight. If the camera fails, no compensation or refund will be given.
  • Please note that the timings might be adjusted due to seasonal changes, and the specific schedule is subject to the reservation confirmation you received.
  • It is recommended that you wear long pants and closed in shoes - no heels, slippers or skirts please.
  • Bring a jacket as it gets quite cool as the sun rises and please avoid white clothes.
  • Carry hats and sunglasses, and a fully charged camera for taking pictures.
  • If your flight time is from April to October (in winter), you need to wear warm clothes to prevent the cold; in other months, there will be warm airflow due to the burning of hot air balloons, so you do not need to wear warm clothes.
  • Following the Jet Boat ride, please make your own way back to your accommodation.
  • Hot air ballooning is contingent upon suitable weather conditions. Should we have to cancel due to unfavourable weather: If you decide not to rebook or cannot find an alternative date for the ballooning experience, the Jetboat tour will still be available for you on the scheduled afternoon, however, the cost of the Jetboat tour will no longer be complimentary and the standard retail price of the Jetboat tour will be deducted from the original payment when processing your refund.
  • If the jetboat cruise is cancelled by the operator, the complimentary ticket is not refundable or transferable. Refund Policy Following Rebooking: If you reschedule hot air ballooning, attend the jetboat tour before the rescheduled date, and subsequently decide to cancel the balloon ride within the acceptable cancellation timeframe, a refund is available. However, the regular retail price of the jetboat tour will be deducted from this refund.

Cancellation Policy

Free Cancellation if cancel outside 3days. No refund if cancel within 3days.
Noticed: If you would like to cancel, please kindly email us to cancel the tour at least 2 business days prior to this cancellation period. Once cancellation is confirmed, you will receive your refund within 7-28 business days.
Cancellation notification needs to be formally replied receipt by us during our office hours as acknowledgement.

NOTE: FIT TRAVEL would adopt suppliers' cancellation policy. Cancellation fees, if any by the suppliers, will be charged according to the supppliers' cancellation policy ( FIT TRAVEL does not charge additional cancellation fees ).
With this specific product's cancellation policy, the suppliers reserve the right of final interpretation.


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