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Summer Tour: Banff and its Wildlife provided by Discover Banff Tours

Summer Tour: Banff and its Wildlife

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Summer Tour: Banff and its Wildlife
A minimum of 4 paying adults or equivalent fees paid is required per booking. Each booking will then receive a private tour. All guests must be part of the same family or friend cohort. Guests will be required to answer COVID screening questions prior to booking.
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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You'll start at
Mount Royal Hotel
138 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1A7, CanadaYou must be ready 15 minutes before departure. Please meet in the public bus parking area behind the Mt Royal Hotel (hotel address: 138 Banff Ave, Banff).
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  • 1
    Lake Minnewanka
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Bow Falls
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Surprise Corner
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Hoodoos Trail
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 5
    Bankhead Ghost Town
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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You'll end at
Mount Royal Hotel
138 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1A7, CanadaYou must be ready 15 minutes before departure. Please meet in the public bus parking area behind the Mt Royal Hotel (hotel address: 138 Banff Ave, Banff).
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Important Information
Departure Point
Mount Royal Hotel, 138 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1A7, Canada
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Maple cookie snack, fresh water
  • Small group size (up to 24 guests per guide)
  • Hands on interpretive tools
Exclusions
  • Optional gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Please note that this tour requires a minimum of 4 participants.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Pleave note: This tour requires a minimim of 4 paying adult or equivalent fees paid per booking. The tour will be private. All guests must be part of the same family or friend cohort (we will not mix different parties).
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Alyssa G wrote a review Sep 2019
Houston, Texas7 contributions6 helpful votes
I had a great time with Discover Banff. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and funny. Her name was Raven and she made the trip so interactive and fun. I saw so much that I did not see if I would have toured this place by myself. Discover Banff showed showed me what Banff and the
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Date of experience: September 2019
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dawndbrooks wrote a review Sep 2019
Bath, United Kingdom9 contributions
Had a great guide thanks Aaron you made it fun as well as informative, would have given 5 but we didn’t see much in the way of wildlife. Probably as it was such a glorious sunny day.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Karen Snyder wrote a review Sep 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
We went on this tour today having just arrived in Banff for our first visit. Pete was a fantastic guide and extremely knowledgeable and personable. He knows so much about the history of Banff and all the different wildlife of the area. I highly recommend this tour because it’s
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Thewondererca wrote a review Sep 2019
St Louis143 contributions29 helpful votes
Great trip but no wildlife at all not even a squirell Great tour of Bnaff. Lots to see. Lot of good information about the area great guide. Learned a lot about the wildlife but they all were hiding.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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JaxC0521 wrote a review Sep 2019
Leeds91 contributions41 helpful votes
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We arrived in Banff late last night after a full day travelling. The Banff tour and its wildlife was our first thing to do. KATY our tour guide was brilliant. Lots of local knowledge and added humour. Thoroughly enjoyed it. The scenery is stunning and this trip ticks all the
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Banff Safari loved every minute of this tour.
My daughter and I went on the wildlife Safari it was a great experience. Our guide took us to spots that we would
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Kananaskis River Surf Trip
Had a blast Canada Day for my dad’s 70th birthday! Tim was our guide and was the absolute best! Highly recommend
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This is worth it! Scenery you may never experience again.
This was an experience you’ll remember. Amazing winter scenery, and the final stage might just take your breathe aw
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melaenaa
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Great tour and guide
We were the last group of tours for the season due to COVID. So there were only 6 people in our group, .all Canadia
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simonehoare
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Beautiful
The Johnston Canyon Ice Walk Tour is highly recommended. It was picaresque, our guide, Rob, was very informative
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Banff Johnston Canyon Icewalk
This was such an amazing tour! Our tour guide Nick was knowledgeable and really made it such a great experience for
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Incredible!
This was on our bucket list when in Banff to see our son whose working here & joined us for the tour. Well organise
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anita212020
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Professional guide
We went for a city tour and later to Lake Louise and Johnston Canyon with Jeenie from Discover Banff Tours. She was
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arnettm52019
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Beautiful and educational
Beautiful hike during a snowy, winter night. We didn't see any nightlife or stars since it was snowing, but that di
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Travellerhp2018
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Awesome Tour Guide
Thanks to Hugh for such a great trip up to Lake Louise yesterday for dog sledding and ice skating. He is super know
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dotc2015
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Oh, the stars!
Very cold night so many layers of clothes. Tour company loaned snow boots, cleats, poles. Headlamps provided. D
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Johnson Canyon hike
Great well informed guide. Well equipped and took us about 4 hours to hike up and back. Easy to book. Friendly and
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off the beaten track
it was so enjoyable to be able to walk through pristine and soft snow amongst the trees on a beautiful day in snow
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  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 3 days in advance
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