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Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola

Hwy. 1 | Lake Louise exit, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-522-3555
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USD 28.04*
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Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola
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USD 117.10*
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Small-Group Glacier Lakes and Lake Louise Hiking With Lunch
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USD 40.12*
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Ascend to one of Banff National Park’s most incredible views where grizzly bears and other local wildlife are seen almost daily! From the top at 2088m (6850ft) the gondola ride is only the start of your adventure. Make your way to the viewing platform for a panoramic view that will take your breath away. Afterwards visit our free Wildlife Interpretive Centre where Interpretive Programs are offered daily, including indoor presentations. A variety of guided interpretive walks are also available daily for all fitness levels. Hungry, no problem! There are five unique restaurants located on-site that are sure to please! Dine on one of our famous patios or indoors. The choice is yours. Free parking is never an issue. We have plenty of free parking for your car or RV conveniently located just outside of the
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Hwy. 1 | Lake Louise exit, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-522-3555
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

This was a nice afternoon trip that didn't require much hiking. We didn't see any animals, but the landscape was great. I thought the price was high for the experience.

Thank AaronWoody
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We enjoyed the ride up, but could see the storm moving in. We had a short wait for an enclosed gondola. They were running two open lift seats for each enclosed gondola, but I'd say the rider preference was for enclosed over open as it...More

1  Thank laurenemax
Reviewed 5 September 2016

There are a number of sky tram or gondola type rides in the rockies and this is the best. The buildings at the base of the lifts are very ornate and beautifully crafted and are worth a look on their own, even without the gondola...More

Thank Grant P
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We went up in the chair lifts, although the wait line for these was longer than the gondolas. It was a lovely day so the views were wonderful and it was quiet too with very few tourists. We were however, planning to have lunch in...More

Thank rjhmt
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We wanted to do a hike and not do the total tourist thing of lake Louise. We decided to take the gondola and hiked to the backside of the mountain. It's quite a hike as its black diamond runs coming down,but so worth it! Absolutely...More

Thank DYurika74
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to take Lake Louise gondola hoping to see some big animals😄, no luck, no bears of elks. We were at Banff before lake Louise, so not too impressed by the gondola ride itself, however the short hike at the top is definitely worth...More

1  Thank Gao33wy
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A memorable visit and attraction which I enjoyed very much.I went on the chair lift seats to get better photo's of the spectacular views.

Thank ham321ish
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I could not get over how beautiful and picturesque the lake Louise ski lodges are in the summer. Years ago I skied there in the winter but had not gone up in summer. This was a treat. We did have discount passes from travelzoo so...More

Thank connaughty
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My husband, our son and our 16-month-old granddaughter went up the chairlift instead of the enclosed gondola. The ride was enjoyable and the lift attendants were careful with my son carrying his daughter. We walked down the trail to the restaurant and enjoyed the view...More

Thank ditak48
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Normally afraid of heights, I took this trip on the gondola to prove I could do it. I am so glad I did - views were spectacular and the ride up and down was a great experience. Found fellow Aussies working on the mountain and...More

Thank Kelcardon
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Lake Louise S | Property representative |
So sorry for the late reply. You can find our Ride & Dine Packages here on our website under Pricing/Ride & Dine Packages.
tom g
27 May 2017|
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Response from Lake Louise S | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply. Lift access if first come-first-server however there is rarely a wait to ride the lift.
Wayne S
21 January 2017|
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Response from AdelaidePam | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but suggest you check on line