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Sight Seeing Tours

Winter or summer, Banff National Park offers the best in sight seeing adventures.

SIGHT SEEING TOURS: BANFF


Banff & the Wild West with Banff Gondola - 8 HOURS

Tour the stunning highlights of Banff. This excursion features magnificent sights such as Bow Falls, Surprise Corner, the Hoodoos, Lake Minnewanka and Tunnel Mountain Drive. Then it’s on to the outskirts of the Canadian Rockies to the Stoney Nakoda Resort & Casino where you have a chance to board a helicopter for your scenic tour over some of the tallest peaks in North America.
Pick Up: Most Hotels
Drop Off: Downtown Calgary
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Discover Banff - 3 HOURS

The resort town of Banff is set amongst the towering mountains of Rundle, Tunnel, Cascade and Norquay. With a driver guide learn about the natural attractions of the wind-shaped hoodoos which tower majestically over the valley. Visit the classic viewpoints of Surprise Corner along Tunnel Mountain Drive (the perfect vantage point to photograph the iconic Fairmont Banff Springs hotel) and the base of the Banff Gondola.
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Discover Banff with Banff Gondola and Minnewanka Cruise - 4 HOURS

The resort town of Banff is set amongst the Rundle, Tunnel, Cascade and Norquay mountains. With a driver-guide learn about the natural attractions of the wind-shaped hoodoos which tower over the valley. Visit the viewpoint of Surprise Corner along Tunnel Mountain Drive. Ride the Banff Gondola in a four passenger car to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for a 360 degree panorama of the Bow Valley. Finish the tour with an excursion on the waters of Banff National Park's largest lake, Lake Minnewanka .
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Discover Banff with Banff Gondola - 3 HOURS

The first Europeans to visit what is now Banff National Park arrived in the late 1840's. The land was immense and it was difficult just to survive here. While on this Brewster sightseeing excursion, learn about the people, geology and the stories of this mountain town. The highlight of this tour is your trip up the Banff Gondola where a 360 degree view of six mountain ranges awaits you.
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The Glacier Tour

A full day sightseeing tour that travels through a landscape carved by glaciers and opened by pioneers. The tour begins with a stop at world famous Lake Louise. It then continues along the Icefields Parkway which is rated as one of the most scenic highways in the world. Marvel at glaciers remaining from the last ice age while you hear stories of early explorers who opened the valleys. Enjoy an alpine picnic before visiting the Athabasca Glacier and Columbia Icefields Centre. Join an Ice Explorer! ($49.00 value INCLUDED in tour cost) and travel onto the glacier.
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Rockies Discovery & Columbia Icefield from Lake Louise to Banff - 8.5 HOURS

Follow the mystical rivers of the mountains: the Mistaya, and the mighty North Saskatchewan to the Columbia Icefield where its meltwater feeds streams and rivers that pour into the Arctic, Atlantic and the Pacific oceans. Experience our Ice Explorer ride where you will travel on a moving glacier, touch ancient ice and drink the fresh waters of the glacier.
Pick Up: Most Hotels
Drop Off: Stop a t Lake Louise in late afternoon and then on to Banff

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Columbia Icefield Ultimate Tour - 55 MINUTES

Take a 55 minute tour through many valleys and over icefields to your destination - the Jewel of Jasper National Park, the Snow Dome, the Dome Glacier, the Saskatchewan Glacier and the Castleguard Glacier. Soar over the massive field of ancient ice that covers 125 square miles with solid ice up to 1200ft, making it the largest body of ice in the Rockies. This is a great option for both families and couples looking to get a glimpse of some of the most beautiful scenery in the world.
Pick Up: N/A – Departs Cline River Heliport

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