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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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Things to Do in Banff National Park

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 Sight Seeing

Banff Sight Seeing

Banff National Park offers a multitude of breathtaking sights and attractions for visitors to explore. Here are some must-see sights in and around Banff.

Lake Louise

Marvel at the turquoise waters of Lake Louise, surrounded by snow-capped mountains. The iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise adds to the picturesque setting.

Moraine Lake

Visit Moraine Lake, famous for its stunning blue-green waters and the dramatic backdrop of the Valley of the Ten Peaks. The view from the Rockpile is particularly renowned.

Bow Lake

Enjoy the serene beauty of Bow Lake along the Icefields Parkway. The lake offers stunning views of the Crowfoot Glacier and Bow Glacier.

Peyto Lake

Admire the unique shape and vibrant blue color of Peyto Lake, accessible via a short hike to the Bow Summit lookout.

Banff's Vermilion Lakes

Take in the scenic views of Mount Rundle and the surrounding mountains from the Vermilion Lakes, especially during sunrise and sunset.

Banff Avenue

Stroll along Banff Avenue in the town of Banff, lined with shops, restaurants, and galleries. The Cascade Mountain provides a stunning backdrop to the charming streets.

Bow Falls

Visit Bow Falls, a picturesque waterfall located just outside the town of Banff. The falls are easily accessible and offer a great spot for photography.

Banff's Sulphur Mountain Viewpoint

Take the Banff Gondola or hike to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for panoramic views of the Bow Valley, the town of Banff, and surrounding mountain ranges.

Johnston Canyon

Explore Johnston Canyon, known for its stunning waterfalls and limestone canyon. The lower and upper falls are accessible via well-maintained trails.

Cave and Basin National Historic Site

Discover the historical significance of the Cave and Basin, the birthplace of Canada's national park system. Learn about the thermal mineral springs and the establishment of Banff National Park.

Banff Sunshine Meadows

Take a scenic chairlift or hike to Sunshine Meadows for breathtaking views of alpine meadows, wildflowers, and surrounding peaks.

Icefields Parkway

Drive along the Icefields Parkway, one of the most scenic highways in the world, connecting Banff and Jasper National Parks. Enjoy spectacular mountain scenery, glaciers, and wildlife sightings.

Athabasca Glacier

Explore the Columbia Icefield and visit the Athabasca Glacier, where guided tours provide an opportunity to walk on the glacier.

Lake Minnewanka

Cruise on Lake Minnewanka, the largest lake in Banff National Park, and enjoy the scenic boat tour with views of the surrounding mountains.

Mount Norquay Lookout

Take a scenic drive to the Mount Norquay Lookout for panoramic views of the Bow Valley and the town of Banff.

Whether interested in outdoor adventures, wildlife viewing, or simply taking in the stunning mountain scenery, Banff National Park offers a wide range of sightseeing opportunities for nature lovers and explorers.

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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.