Banff and Its Wildlife Tour

Quick Links

How gifting with Breakaway Experiences works:

Banff and Its Wildlife Tour

Experience Banff's spectacular scenery and watch for wildlife on the Banff and Its Wildlife guided sightseeing tour. Build a connection to this World Heritage Site as you visit Banff's landmarks and historic places with tours running year-round.
Where:Banff, Alberta
Price for:1 Participant
Picture of Banff and Its Wildlife Tour - Summer
Banff and Its Wildlife Tour - Summer
Summer season: Mid April to the end of November.
Picture of Banff and Its Wildlife Tour - Winter
Banff and Its Wildlife Tour - Winter
Winter season: beginning of December to mid April

Discover the natural wonders of Banff!

This Banff sightseeing tour is a great introduction to the park. Uncover the secrets of a historic mountain haven with a local guide leading the way as you gaze upon the stunning views and visit Banff's key landmarks,

Venture down peaceful pine-scented trails and learn about wildlife habitat and behaviour from your guide. Often, you are able to view wildlife on the tour, however, as the animals are wild these sightings cannot be guaranteed. Most commonly seen are white tail deer, mule deer, elk, and big horn sheep.

Your guide will take you to the main highlights around the town of Banff whilst providing fascinating commentary on the history of Banff National Park and stories about the wildlife.

Tour highlights:

  • Bow Falls: Water crashes over ancient limestone creating a spectacle of sound and sight.
  • Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel: The Castle of the Rockies is the railway's contribution to the building of Canada.
  • Surprise Corner: A higher view of Bow Falls and the renowned Banff Springs Hotel.
  • Hoodoos Lookout: What is a hoodoo?  Understand the lay of the land.
  • Lake Minnewanka: A visit to the largest lake in Banff National Park.
  • Bankhead:  An abandonded mining town and relic of Banff's industrial past. (not available on Winter Tour)

Duration:  3-hours

What's included:

  • Friendly, certified guide
  • Hands-on interpretive tools
  • Refreshment and a light snack
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Small group size

Need to know:

  • This tour is suitable for all ages.
  • Remember to dress warm.
  • Approximately half your time will be spent on the bus. At every stop you will have the opportunity to get off the bus and stretch your legs. All of the viewpoints are a short walk from the bus.

Whether you are looking for a unique experience gift idea or fun things to do in Banff, this tour is the ticket.

The Banff and Its Wildlife Tour takes place at Banff Alberta.

How To Book Your Experience

You Pick The Experience - They Pick When They Want to Do It