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Banff Day Trip from Calgary

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  • Pass by Brewster Sightseeing
    Pass by Bow Falls
    Pass by Tunnel Mountain Drive
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    Banff Gondola
    Stop: 80 minutes - Admission included
    Ascend the Banff Gondola to enjoy 360 views from our boardwalk
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    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
    9h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Banff Gondola
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Pick-up and/or drop-off at multiple locations available
    • Local taxes
    • Lake cruise (if option selected)
    • Entry/Admission - Banff Gondola
    • 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 Banff if accommodation has been arranged
    • The return transfer back to Calgary departs at 3:45pm
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Everything was perfect from pick up to drop off. The drivers, assistants, and tour guides were very nice, well informed, and interesting!
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    Pat and Skye where fun on trip and gave a great perspective of the arena and Canada. They where able to answer all questions.
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    Was a great trip. Want to o back. Would love to take a long train ride through Canada. We drove to "The Gang Ranch", Stayed there a week. I mean that was a beautiful trip. ;SUMMER 2017
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    The drive to Banff from Calgary is an easy 90-minute drive and always spectacular as one nears the mountains having traveled across the plains. Sadly for me, the weather was not the best the day I went so I couldn't see the tops of my mountains - and the streams weren't showing
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    We have toured with them previously and loved it, but this time Katie and Robin made a special effort to find a lost backpack, and had a driver bring it to our hotel. Customers for life!
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    Response from Devon D, Manager at Banff Day Trip from Calgary
    Responded 14 Mar 2019
    Thank you for the great review Mark C! We are happy your backpack was found and returned!
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    About the operator
    By: Banff Gondola
    10,511 reviews
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    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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    Calgary, Canada
    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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    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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    Miami, Florida
    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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    Florida Keys, Florida
    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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    London, United Kingdom
    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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    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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    Christchurch, New Zealand
    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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    Winnipeg, Canada
    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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    Brisbane, Australia
    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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    Red Lake, Canada
    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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    Cannock, United Kingdom
    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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    Calgary, Canada
    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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    Shelbyville, Tennessee
    Hike to the TOP!
    There is a hiking trail at the base of Sulphur Mtn. where the gondola is located. It is a 3.5 mile hike that has
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    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Fabulous day
    This is a must on your visit to banff fabulous views do it twice in the day and at night have the igloo with
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 9h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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