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Banff is Canada's most visited National Park. Banff's eastern gate is located approximately 100 km west of Calgary in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, and stretches 240 km along the eastern slope of the Continental Divide.
Originally set aside to preserve sulphur hot springs for public use, Banff's towering peaks and beautiful meadows make it among Canada's most incredible holiday areas.

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Columbia Icefields

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Jasper and Banff National Park's Columbia Icefields. Explore Athabasca Glacier and the Columbia Icefields.

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Banff Gondola Ride Admission

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Enjoy stunning panoramas of six different mountain ranges on the state-of-the-art Banff Gondola. Soar to the top of Sulphur Mountain for a bird's-eye view of town and vistas of Canada's first national park.

Banff Lake Minnewanka Cruise

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Majestic views of the Canadian Rockies while cruising beautiful Lake Minnewanka on this panoramic 1-hour interpretive cruise. Learn Native folklore while scanning the lake shore for big-horned sheep, deer, bald eagle and even the occasional bear. Cruise over to Devil's Gap for incredible views of the Prairies and surrounding mountains.

Tour Moraine Lake

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Moraine Lake is a stunning glacially-fed lake located in Banff National Park, in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta, Canada. Famous and iconic, Moraine Lake in the Canadian Rockies and is renowned for its breathtaking turquoise-blue waters and stunning surrounding mountain peaks.

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Banff National Park

Banff National Park

Banff National Park, located in the Canadian Rockies in Alberta, Canada, is renowned for its stunning natural beauty and diverse attractions.

Lake Louise

Known for its emerald-green waters and surrounded by snow-capped mountains, Lake Louise is one of the most iconic and photographed lakes in the world. Visitors can enjoy hiking, canoeing, and taking in the breathtaking scenery.

Moraine Lake

Another picturesque glacial lake, Moraine Lake is famous for its turquoise-blue waters and the stunning Valley of the Ten Peaks in the background. The Rockpile Trail offers a fantastic viewpoint of the lake.

Banff Townsite

The town of Banff itself is a charming mountain town with a range of shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions. The Banff Avenue is a popular spot for shopping and dining.

Sulphur Mountain and the Banff Gondola

Take the Banff Gondola to the top of Sulphur Mountain for panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. There's a boardwalk and interpretive center at the summit.

Bow Lake

Situated along the Icefields Parkway, Bow Lake is another stunning glacial lake with breathtaking views of the mountains. It's a great spot for photography and short hikes.

Icefields Parkway

This scenic highway connects Banff and Jasper National Parks and is considered one of the most beautiful drives in the world. Along the way, you'll encounter glaciers, waterfalls, and diverse wildlife.

Columbia Icefield

This massive icefield is one of the largest in North America. Visitors can take a guided tour onto the Athabasca Glacier or enjoy the stunning views from the Columbia Icefield Skywalk.

Peyto Lake

Known for its unique shape resembling a wolf's head, Peyto Lake offers stunning views from Bow Summit. A short hike leads to a viewpoint overlooking the lake.

Johnston Canyon

Famous for its deep-cut canyons, waterfalls, and scenic trails, Johnston Canyon is a popular destination for hiking and photography.

Wildlife Viewing: Banff National Park is home to a variety of wildlife, including elk, moose, bears, and mountain goats. Visitors should keep a safe distance and follow guidelines for wildlife viewing.

These attractions, along with numerous hiking trails, hot springs, and outdoor activities, make Banff National Park a must-visit destination for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.

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Banff, located in the Canadian Rockies, offers stunning natural landscapes and a variety of activities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Banff National Park

Explore the pristine wilderness of Banff National Park, Canada's first national park. Take scenic drives along the Icefields Parkway and Bow Valley Parkway for breathtaking views.

Lake Louise

Visit the iconic Lake Louise, known for its turquoise waters and stunning mountain backdrop. Enjoy activities like hiking, canoeing, or simply taking in the scenery.

Moraine Lake

Marvel at the striking beauty of Moraine Lake, surrounded by ten towering mountain peaks. Take a hike around the lake or rent a canoe to experience its splendor up close.

Banff Gondola

Ride the Banff Gondola to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for panoramic views of the Bow Valley. Explore the boardwalk and visit the interpretive center.

Hiking Banff

Banff offers a plethora of hiking trails for all skill levels. Some popular trails include Johnston Canyon, Plain of Six Glaciers, and Sentinel Pass.

Banff Wildlife Viewing

Keep an eye out for wildlife such as elk, deer, bears, and bighorn sheep. Wildlife spotting tours are also available.

Banff Hot Springs

Relax in the Banff Upper Hot Springs while enjoying mountain views.

Canoeing and Kayaking

Paddle along the Bow River, Lake Louise or Bow Lake for a peaceful and scenic experience. Banff has some spectacular places for Canoeing and Kayaking.

Skiing and Snowboarding in Banff

In winter, Banff transforms into a winter wonderland with opportunities for skiing and snowboarding at resorts like Banff Sunshine, Lake Louise Ski Resort, and Mount Norquay.

Banff Dog Sledding and Ice Walks

Experience the thrill of dog sledding or join an ice walk to explore frozen canyons and waterfalls during the winter months.

Town of Banff

Stroll through the charming town of Banff with its shops, galleries, and restaurants. Visit the Banff Park Museum and the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies for cultural insights.

Columbia Icefield

The Columbia Icefield covers an area of approximately 325 square kilometers (125 square miles). It is one of the largest icefields in North America and is the source of several major glaciers.

Icefields Parkway

The Icefields Parkway, also known as Highway 93, is a world-renowned scenic highway that stretches through the heart of the Canadian Rockies, connecting Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada.

Peyto Lake

Peyto Lake is famous for its unique shape that resembles the head of a wolf. It is named after Bill Peyto, an early trail guide and trapper in the Banff area.

Cave and Basin National Historic Site

Learn about the history of Banff National Park and the discovery of the hot springs at the Cave and Basin historic site.

Banff National Park by Horseback

Exploring Banff by horseback is a classic and enjoyable way to experience the stunning landscapes and scenic trails of the Canadian Rockies.