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Columbia Icefield Tour including the Glacier Skywalk from Calgary

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  • 1
    Lake Louise
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Pass by Brewster Sightseeing
    Pass by Crowfoot Glacier
  • 2
    Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Columbia Icefield Skywalk
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Sandman Hotel Calgary 6:05 am pickup

    Calgary Marriott Downtown 6:15 am pickup
    Departure Time
    6:15 AM
    Duration
    14h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Hot buffet lunch
    • Ride in the Ice Explorer
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Pick-up and/or drop-off at multiple locations available
    • Local Taxes
    • Columbia Icefield Skywalk Admission
    • Entry/Admission - Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre
    • Entry/Admission - Columbia Icefield Skywalk
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Prior to your travel date, your hotel details must be advised to tour operator so they may arrange your pickup. If you do not indicate this at the time of booking, you will be required to call and advise them of this information directly. The contact details will be on your voucher once you have a confirmed booking
    • Guests may depart this tour in Lake Louise or Banff if accommodation has been arranged
    • The return transfer back to Calgary departs at 7:30pm
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Just loved our visit to the Columbia ice field and our walk on Athabaskan Glacier. What a wonderful opportunity. Our guides/drivers Luke, Jen, and Hef (in the ice mobile)where so knowledgeable about the area and made all efforts to engage with their guests. It was simply
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    We had a great day on our tour of the Columbia Icefields and Glacier Skywalk. Tim and Jen were very knowledgeable of the Banff National Park and could not have asked for better tour guides. Even though it was a 12+ hour day it was well worth it. Thanks Brewester for a job well
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    I wasn't totally certain that I would like this. We booked it because when else will you be able to get up close to a glacier. It turned out to be a very unique experience. We had pre-booked online, but still had to wait in line for paper tickets so it's best to get there at
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    Andy and Luke, driver and tour guides, were wonderful. Both of them went out of their way to assure that we had a great time and kept us informed of the highlights as well as had some great personal stories to spice up the trip. Overall, a wonderful experience and highly
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    Just arrived back to Banff after a SPECIAL day with Brewsters. Our driver/guide was Mike Morrison and he was better than good! Mike was a fount of information and was SO polite and helpful. I had a group of 13 people on the tour and we all agreed that Mike made this a day never
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    By: Banff Gondola
    10,513 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Tristan D
    Perth, Australia
    3820
    Great way to see the city
    The Banff Gondola was awesome. Great 360˚ views of the city and mountains. Went back down after dark and they
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    ladydrake
    Evansville, Indiana
    22074
    Fabulous experience on top of the world!
    We totally enjoyed this experience. It is not an inexpensive venture but worth the price. The views are
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    erychung
    30
    Quick Ascend to Summit
    We came right before sunrise on a Monday morning, and there was no line. This was a couple days after their annual
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    jimterp1
    Calgary, Canada
    40
    Lake and waterfalls
    Was a great day trip weather was good not a bad stop anywhere and also managed to see a train go threw spiral
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    koul25
    10
    Amazing view of Alberta, Canada
    Came here in mid-January and it was cold! Make sure to be warm and wear extra clothing, gloves and scarfs. The
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    KcidenceTravel
    Miami, Florida
    71
    Experiencing New Heights
    The Gondola Ride in Banff is a must, It surely shouldn't be missed! The view is just breathtaking, even more so in
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    Gaucanada
    Florida Keys, Florida
    21258
    must view for first timers in WINTER ,
    summer please hike up n then come down on gondola . it is nice in summer but most beautiful in winter .
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    Evalu8
    London, United Kingdom
    523342
    Longer than expected, quite spectacular but cold!
    We booked a meal at the restaurant on the top of the mountain and used the gondola to ascend. The actual cars were
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    RobfromPortland
    10
    Our first trip to Banff
    A few years ago was our fist trip to Banff and we made reservations for the Gondola and restaurant. That was our
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    DonnaS144
    Christchurch, New Zealand
    265
    A great way to spend Christmas Eve Day in the snow!!
    Fabulous vistas. This magical landscape which was transformed into a Winter Wonderland due to the 'once in a
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    187natalief
    Winnipeg, Canada
    50
    Best buffet on top of a mountain!
    My 13 son was terrified of the gondola ride, but the breathtaking views and delicious buffet was worth it!
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    mum056
    Brisbane, Australia
    429
    Great views
    We had pre booked so we could walk straight in and get on the Gondola. Nice friendly operators. Up the top, was a
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    Golden_Amik
    Red Lake, Canada
    7464
    Spend a half day exploring
    My husband and two teenage sons and I went up the Sulphur mountain on the gondola in July, 2019. We arrived early
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    Kellymoo89
    Cannock, United Kingdom
    2016
    Great fun
    A lovely fun day with family! My 8 year old daughter was very nervous about this trip yet she felt safe and really
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    jimterp1
    Calgary, Canada
    40
    Gondola
    Great view of Banff and area best time to go is early as no lineups staff alway nice worth takining a few hours up
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 14h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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