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There’s nothing like seeing the smile on your kids’ faces when you arrange an action packed adventure that means spending time together as a family. Moms, dads and children alike will absolutely love our range of unique and fun family gifts and experiences.

If you are looking for a gift idea for your children, nieces, nephews or grandchildren we have everything from paddle boarding and boat tours to horseback riding, bicycle tours and laser tag experiences that make great family fun experiences. 

If you have friends or family visiting this summer and you are looking for fun things to do we’ve got you covered…from whale watching and white water rafting to guided rainforest hikes and walking food tours.

Whether it’s a gift for graduation, a birthday or Christmas choose a gift that lets you create a memory together with them and an experience they will never forget.  With so fun many things to do for family in Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa and throughout Canada you can find the perfect Breakaway Experiences activity to create lasting family memories.

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Banff and Its Wildlife Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Enjoy the stunning scenery and watch for Banff’s famous wildlife on the 3-hour Banff and Its Wildlife guided tour. Build a connection to this World Heritage Site as you visit Banff's landmarks and historic places.
From $59

Banff Discover Grizzly Bears Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Visit the world's largest enclosed and protected grizzly bear habitat. On the Banff Grizzly Bear Tour, you will ride over the refuge by gondola (mountain top gourmet lunch included) and later see orphaned bear “Boo” up close on a tour led by his guardians.
$175

Banff Sleigh Ride

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Enjoy a horse-drawn sleigh ride with breathtaking views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. On this 45-minute Banff sleigh ride you can cozy up under a warm blanket as you are taken through the Bow River Valley.
From $36

Bow Valley Horseback Riding Experience, Banff

Where: Banff, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 9 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Saddle up for stunning scenery as you take a once in a lifetime horse ride. On this thrilling three-hour Banff National Park horseback riding adventure, you’ll ride around the Windy Knoll and then up Sulphur Mountain, where sweeping views of the Bow Valley await.
$149

Calgary Hot Air Balloon Ride

Price for: 1 Participant
Alberta: Calgary & Region
Take to the skies for an unforgettable Calgary hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over a changing landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon.
$285 was $325

Calgary Segway Tour

Price for: 1 Participant
Where: Calgary, Alberta
Enjoy a fun 60 or 90 minute Calgary Segway Tour. This tour is your chance to discover first hand what all of the fun is about as you glide along and explore Bow River valley.
From $60

Columbia Icefields Parkway Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Discover the awe-inspiring majesty of the Columbia Icefield on this exciting daytrip. Ride the Ice Explorer right onto the Athabasca glacier and walk on the ice.
$195

Cowboy Cookout Lunch & Horseback / Covered Wagon Ride

Where: Banff, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 8 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Enjoy a day the cowboy way! Take a horseback or wagon ride along the base of Sulphur Mountain, enjoy a BBQ feast western style, and return along the banks of the Bow River. This adventure is perfect for a group of friends or a unique family excursion in the spectacular wilds of Banff National Park.
From $89

Cowboy for A Day, Banff Horseback Riding

Where: Banff, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 9 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Be a cowboy for a day on a full day riding adventure that will give you a glimpse of cowboy life in Banff National Park. Go horseback riding through the Spray River Valley, ride along the base of Mt Rundle and enjoy a lunch prepared western style.
$259

Discover Lake Louise Winter Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Spend a day immersed in the rugged landscape and natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies on the full day Discover Lake Louise Winter Tour. Nestled in the heart of Banff National Park, Lake Louise offers some of the finest hiking, skiing and site-seeing in the world.
$72

Dog Sledding Adventure – 2 Hour Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Where: Canmore, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Feel the first-hand excitement of mushing the Canadian wilderness on a 2 hour dog sledding adventure in the Rockies just outside of Canmore, near Banff. Winter is a magical time and there is no better way to see the snow covered beauty than by dog sled tour.
From $40

Dog Sledding Adventure – Half Day Tour

Where: Banff, Alberta
Where: Canmore, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 10 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Feel the first-hand rush of excitement of mushing the Canadian wilderness on a half-day dog sledding adventure in the Rockies just outside of Canmore, near Banff. Winter is a magical time and what better way to see the snow covered mountains than by dog sled tour.
$389

Guided Banff Hikes

Where: Banff, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 12 years
Price for: 1 Participant
This exhilarating experience is your chance to explore one of four signature hikes that represent the best trails in Banff and Lake Louise for guided hikes. Ranging from easy to moderate, discover some of Canada’s most breathtaking landscape on these Guided Banff Hikes.
$95

Local Vacation Photographer Experience

Have you ever been on a vacation and returned home disappointed with the photos you captured, or worse, missing from them all together? With professional photographers in 18 cities across Canada and 38 in the United States, the Local Vacation Photographer Experience is the perfect experience gift for proposals, anniversaries, bachelorettes, honeymoons, family reunions, vacations. Get stunning vacation photos in amazing places. Bring home the best souvenir: memories.
From $330

Marble Canyon Snowshoeing Tour, Banff

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 8 years
Escape into the serene beauty of a natural winter playground with an easy afternoon introductory snowshoeing tour in Marble Canyon.
$68

Paint Pots Snowshoeing Tour, Banff

Where: Banff, Alberta
Price for: 1 Participant
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 8 years
The Paint Pots Snowshoeing Tour is a great introduction to snowshoeing that provides insight into the fur trade and its impact on Western Canada.
$68

Yamnuska Wolf Dog Sanctuary Guided Tour

Where: Cochrane, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 15 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Get an up-close and intimate look at wolves and wolfdogs at the Yamnuska Wolf Dog Sanctuary. Learn about the importance of wolves in the ecosystem, and why it’s so important to preserve them in a natural environment.
$46

$100 Gift Certificate

If you can't decide and want to leave the fun of choosing to your recipient, why not buy them a Breakaway Experiences Gift Certificate? These can be used as currency towards anything on our website and never expire!
$100