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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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AU$85.29
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 18/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 18/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Mount Royal Hotel
    138 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1A7, Canada
    You 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, Canada
    You 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).
    See address & details
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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
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
52Reviews
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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
Leeds97 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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By: Discover Banff Tours
Wanderer298872
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Fantastic Tour! Highly Recommended.
An awesome activity! Our guide, Hugh, was very personable and provided excellent commentary throughout the tour.
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Banky B
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A great option to add some next-level thrills to a Banff ski vacation.
We've booked the powder hound express several times over the course of 3 different visits to Banff and I highly rec
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gmlevnai
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MAXINE WAS AWESOME
Awesome evening activity with friends! We enjoyed all of the stories with our guide Maxine - she was such a great s
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Paxxx9329
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Amazing addition to SpookTober
Sam was so amazing at sharing the stories throughout the entire experience. I’ll be telling everyone that visits Ba
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chasingadventure80
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Great info!
We unfortunately did not see much wildlife but our guide”Rob” or “Rod” (sorry don’t remember) was so knowledgeable.
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jillo742
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Very poor
We are on the tour and it is 100% not worth $32. I would pay $5.00. There is nothing scary or ghost info the storie
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NimDR
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Sadly unable to attend
Booked at start of year as part of holiday to Canada from UK. Covid restrictions meant flight was cancelled after b
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shannonv150
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Great time!!
Amazing experience today. Our guide Richard was fantastic, and had a great conversation with my 8 year old about th
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29jenninem
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Fun, like Christmas pudding.
The experience was amazing, views something out of national geographic. Our guide Tim made the while trip. Better t
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mariellab907
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Fun experience. Definitely coming back next year. Worth every penny.
Went here twice. It was amazing. Gabriel was our guide this year and made sure we enjoy each and every rapids. Gabr
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676melishar
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Epic Water Adventure
Our guide Maven was Ravin' !! Had a blast, very informative throughout the trip. Definitely something to do once in
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ceceliaclarke
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Family Fun on the Kananaskis River Tour
Amazing time on the Kananaskis River Tour! Veronica and Heather made the check in process very smooth. Well organi
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Mona S
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Chinook Rafting
Tim our tour guide was awesome. Great sense of humor and entertaining. He had alot of knowledge about the area and
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ritab295
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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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themullers2016
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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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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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