Banff, Banff National Park, Canada

Banff tours, things to do and tickets

Banff Gondola Ride Admission

Duration: 2 hours
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. Walk along the ridge line at your leisure during your allotted time at the top, take plenty of photos, or visit a national historic site while appreciating the alpine scenery all around.
$48.18*Per person

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Banff: Banff Gondola Admission Ticket

Duration: a few seconds
Admire the views of Banff National Park's turquoise lakes and steep peaks as the Banff Gondola takes you to the top of Sulphur Mountain.
$59.48*Per person

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Hop-On and Hop-Off Banff Bus

Duration: 8 hours
Explore Banff National Park easily and at your own pace with the knowledge of a guaranteed seat on the buses. Banff's only 'Choose Your Own Adventure' tour! Get everywhere you want to go easily and without the hassle of parking or traffic.  Do everything you want to do on your own time.  With HopOnBanff you are connecting the top attractions in Banff National Park with one ticket. Hop-on and hop-off at each of the following destinations: Banff Townsite, Johnston Canyon, Lake Louise Gondola, Moraine Lake, and Lake Louise.Trust the onboard hosts to answer your questions, share their expertise of the area, assist with reservations, and book additional activities for you.  Each bus travels along the scenic Bow Valley Parkway and seats up to 48 passengers. HopOnBanff is simply changing the way you can see the Park.
$60.18*Per person

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Johnston Canyon Icewalk

Duration: 4 hours
Water cascades into this narrow canyon in the heat of summer, but in the winter the thundering falls freeze solid to create natural ice sculptures. Johnston Canyon is one of the most popular attractions in Banff National Park and has a network of steel catwalks built into the canyon walls that allows you to walk right along this cathedral of ice with airy views into the gorge below.

As you do, you’ll get to wander through a natural cave to gaze down at the flowering waters of the lower falls. Continue onto the awe-inducing upper falls - a glittering tower of ice that rise 30 metres above your head. These gigantic pillars of ice are the tour highlight and ice climbers can often be seen scaling the frozen columns.

This popular guided icewalk will lead you past the lower falls and on to view the breathtaking upper icefalls from the upper deck. You will also travel through prime wildlife habitat to reach the falls and learn the clues to how Johnston Canyon was formed.
$76.15*Per person

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Lake Louise and the Icefields Parkway - Full-Day Tour

Duration: 8 hours - 9 hours
Enjoy a full day tour with a local family run company! Lake Louise and the Icefield Parkway contains some of the best scenery that Canada has to offer. With stunning views of snow-capped peaks, crystal clear mountain lakes, glaciers, waterfalls and abundant wildlife this 8-hour tours take's you to the world-renowned Lake Louise, Morraine Lake and Bow Lake.
Also included are stops at Bow Falls, Norquay lookout, Two Jack Lake and Lake Minnewanka.

Beyond Banff provides small and personalized tours for up to 15 guests. This tour covers a good portion of the Banff National Park and its beautiful lakes within a single Tour. Private tours available on request.

Please note that the road to Moraine Lake is closed and will reopen late May.

Winter in the Canadian Rockies can make travel difficult at times and access to some destinations in Banff may not be guaranteed. The tour itinerary may be changed due to conditions.
$135.4*Per person

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Banff National Park Tour with Lake Louise and Moraine Lake

Duration: 4 hours
Come and discover beautiful Lake Louise and the world renowned Moraine Lake at their very best! Listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites, there will be plenty of photo opportunities on this half day, small-group tour. Learn about the mountaineering history and how a tragic accident shaped Canadian mountain culture.
$78.58*Per person

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Evening Wildlife Safari

Duration: 2 hours
Wildlife lovers and nature enthusiasts, this small-group safari in Banff is for you. On this 2-hour wildlife tour, explore a variety of Banff's beautiful landscapes in the evening, giving you the best chance to observe animals in their natural environment. Each tour has a 95% success rate of viewing animals. Your knowledgeable guide will teach you how Banff National Park strives to protect animals and their habitat.
$51.04*Per person

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Banff National Park: Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus Day-Pass

Duration: a few seconds
Explore the highlights of Banff National Park and Lake Louise in 1 day and at your own pace. Get everywhere you want to go easily and without the hassle of parking or traffic.
$59.48*Per person

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From Banff: Lake Louise and Moraine Lake Sightseeing Tour

Duration: 4 hours
Embark on a half-day guided tour of two of Banff's most beautiful lakes: Lake Louise and Moraine Lake. Admire these serene lakes with views of the mountains and learn about the area from your guide.
$75.73*Per person

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Banff National Park: 1-Hour Bow River Horseback Ride

Duration: an hour
Saddle up for a 1-hour guided ride past some of the most awe-evoking scenery in Banff National Park. Ride your horse by the historic Cave and Basin area and along Banff's tranquil Bow River as you look out over the soaring mountain peaks.
$67.14*Per person

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Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff

Duration: 11 hours
Visit Canada's famous glaciers on a full-day seasonal excursion from Banff. Your personalized small group tour takes you through an awe-inspiring landscape carved by glaciers and remnants from the last ice age, as you travel along the Icefields Parkway, one of the world's most scenic highways.
$242.21*Per person

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1 Hour Bow River Ride

Duration: an hour
Banff National Park is Canada’s oldest and most celebrated national park - and one worth getting out of the car and onto a trail for. Go back to a simpler time with a 1-hour horseback ride and experience the park at a relaxed pace. Led by your cowboy guide, saddle up and ride past natural sulphur springs along the gentle Bow River and get a feel for what it was like for pioneers first settling in this once-wild area.
$69.67*Per person

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Banff: Afternoon Kananaskis River Whitewater Rafting Tour

Duration: 2 hours - 4 hours
Raft through the picturesque landscape of Kananaskis Country in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies. Experience the perfect whitewater rafting excursion for beginners and families.
$93.68*Per person

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Lake Minnewanka Cruise

Duration: an hour
Enjoy 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.
$50.55*Per person

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Banff: Athabasca Glacier and Columbia Icefield Parkway Tour

Duration: 11 hours
Travel along the Icefields Parkway and see the Athabasca Glacier on this full-day tour from Banff and enjoy a packed lunch. Pass the Rocky Mountain peaks, glaciers, waterfalls, and emerald lakes.
$233.43*Per person

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Discover Grizzly Bears from Banff

Duration: 10 hours
Animal lovers, don't miss your chance to discover the grizzly bear! Leaving Banff behind, you'll take a ride in a gondola for a great view of grizzly country, then take a chairlift to visit the grizzly refuge where you can observe an orphaned grizzly bear as it romps and plays in a natural bear habitat.
$207.39*Per person

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Banff: Mount Norquay 2.5 or 4-Hour Guided Via Ferrata Climb

Duration: 3 hours
Experience panoramic mountain views of Banff and beyond on this guided climb of the area's only via ferrata.
$140.53*Per person

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Banff National Park Big Canoe Tour

Duration: 2 hours
Enjoy the serenity of the Bow River and marvel at the surroundings whilst on a Big Canoe Tour. As you journey upstream, your local guide will entertain you with stories of the past, history of canoeing and interesting local facts. Every tour includes life jackets and paddles plus instruction on how to paddle as a team. Perfect for the whole family as no paddling experience is necessary. Great for kids!
$52.54*Per person

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Banff: Family Friendly Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride

Duration: 40 minutes
Glide over the sparkling snow in Banff in a horse-drawn sleigh. Cozy up with family, friends, or a loved one as your friendly driver takes you on a scenic ride through snow-covered meadows.
$35.13*Per person

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Banff National Park Guided Hike with Lunch

Duration: 7 hours
Get out in Canada’s crisp mountain air on one of these four iconic hikes in the Banff and Lake Louise areas of Alberta. The Canadian Rockies offer a dramatic backdrop to explore some of North America’s most spectacular hikes, for varying levels and abilities. Trek to classic locations and see spectacular views, as you share your passion for the mountains with the local, enthusiastic guides. These small group hikes explore iconic hiking trails such as Larch Valley at Moraine Lake or the Plain of Six Glaciers at Lake Louise.
$97.22*Per person

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