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Address: 200 Rivervalley Cres SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 3K8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 403-590-6930

Hammerhead Scenic Tours is an experienced small tour company with many...

Hammerhead Scenic Tours is an experienced small tour company with many years of successful operation in Southern and Central Alberta offering a wide variety of single or multi-day city and scenic tour options to our customers. Our knowledgeable and friendly guide provide tours of Alberta’s unique natural beauty in comfortable touring van making Hammerhead Scenic Tours the best choice for discerning customers.

Our Mission statement is to provide safe, friendly and personalized service to our customers. To achieve this goal we limit our tours to 14 people giving our tour guide ample opportunity to make each customer feel most welcome when enjoying their own personal experience of Albertan hospitality.

We believe that there is a tour for everyone’s interests and abilities and we are always happy to be flexible and accommodating for our customers who will enjoy the relaxed and casual pace.

Yours sincerely


Petar Opacak

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Breathtaking scenery with a great guide = FABULOUS EXPERIENCE

If you are thinking about booking a tour with Hammerhead - DO IT! I had two amazing trips with Hammerhead (run by Petar), one to Lake Louise & Banff, the other to Drumheller and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

If you are thinking about booking a tour with Hammerhead - DO IT! I had two amazing trips with Hammerhead (run by Petar), one to Lake Louise & Banff, the other to Drumheller and the Badlands. Both tours comprise numerous very interesting stops in locations that will take your breath away, and Petar is a very knowledgeable guide who entertains... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Thank you to Peter for such knowledgeable trips to Lake Louise and Drumheller Badlands. He is very informative and we enjoyed the tours so much. Such fantastic and amazing scenery we'll never forget - absolutely outstanding. Would recommend Hammerhead Tours to anybody, for the comfort, attention to detail and interest.

Thank Loveroughcollies
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

11 of us had a blast with Petar's kind and knowledgeable guide. We saw amazing sights including 2 grizzly bears beside the roads, one with 2 cubs. Several elk/deer. First time we went to Lake Louise it was cloudy so Petar took us back next morning and it was glorious! Lake Morraine was out of this world. Thank you Petar... More 

Thank Chari910
Gympie Region, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

What an amazing tour!!! Our tour guide Peter was so informative and our comfort and needs were his priority. We had the most wonderful experiences at Banff and Lake Louise and these memories will stay with us for a lifetime...thank you so much Peter.

Thank Denise K
Rockhampton, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Two days before we were meant to go on our tour Vivian emailed saying the other people booked in for that day cancelled, so they had to cancel our tour. Vivian was very helpful in organising another tour for us - Lone Wolf Tours with Paul. Paul was fantastic and took the two of us last minute. He was like... More 

1 Thank Stacey C
Petar O, Manager at Hammerhead Scenic Tours, responded to this review

Our priority is ensuring every guest, and potential guest experiences the best Alberta has to offer. Unfortunately, due to specific tour criteria, sometimes we’re forced to make the disheartening decision of cancelling a tour. When that happens, we’ll go the extra step to ensure every guest gets to experience Alberta, even if it means passing business to our ‘competitors’. Besides,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

This was our last stop on our Canadian Rockies Vacation. We had an extra day in Calgary and it could not have been spent any better than with Peter and his day tour. We had a great time at Olympic Park including a ride on the Luje. Peters knowledge of the city of Calgary was impressive and we all enjoyed... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

We took the 1/2 day city tour. Petar does a great job providing a good overview of the city. It was lots of fun visiting the former winter Olympic site. He takes you to a number of places where you get excellent views of the city.

1 Thank FuzzyBeaver
Bo'ness, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Hammer Head Scenic Tours Calgary Petar Opacak (Manager/Owner) August 2015 Beware booking with Hammer Head Scenic Tours it may be a waste of your vacation time. This is how Petar Opacak treats his potential customers. On or about the end of May 2015 I completed the request form on Hammer Head Tours website for a tour from Calgary to Banff... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

It was such a great trip. I really enjoyed all the places we visited. Petar, the tour guide, was very helpful and kind. I strongly recommend this trip to anyone visiting Calgary.

Thank Yoko O
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

My boyfriend and I went on the Drumheller Badlands Tour and we had a wonderful time! The attractions were amazing but having Petar as our tour guide made it even more enjoyable for us. Petar was great and his knowledge and friendliness would make any tour worth while. Next time we're in Calgary, I'd be interested in booking them again!... More 

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