Banff Sightseeing Gondola

Activity Details

Adult Price: $49 (Adult: 16 and up)

Child Price: $25.00 (Child: 6-15)

Infant Price: FREE (Infant: 5 & under)

Departure Information: This is an open ticket to be used anytime during operating times.

Duration: open ticket

Where to meet: Banff Gondola, end of Mountain Ave in Banff

The Banff Sightseeng Gondola is located just 5 mintues from the Town of Banff, on the shoulder of Sulphur Mountain, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies.

Sit back and relax in a 4 passenger, glass enclosed gondola. Marvel at the unsurpassed view of Banff, the Bow Valley and a 360 degree view of six scenic mountain ranges from 2281m (7486ft) above sea level.  You will feel like you're on top of the world when you are standing on the spacious main level observation deck, where the optional Banff Skywalk (an 1km self-guided interpretive walkway) leads you to the Cosmic Ray Station National Historic Site and Sanson's Peak Meteorological Station.

Other services at the Banff Gondola include two gift shops, two restaurants, a Starbucks coffee shop, one snack bar, interpretive hiking
trails and an interactive giant compass.

Remember to bring:
Warm clothes - dress for the weather
Remember your camera!

Adult: 16 years       $49.00
Child: 6 - 15 years  $25.00
Infant: 0 - 5 years   FREE

No reservations required, please show bar-code for entry, anytime during seasonal operating hours.

Banff Gondola opening times for 2017

January 8th, 2017 Daily 10:00am to 4:30pm
January 9th to January 27th, 2017 Closed Closed to the public
January 28th to April 13, 2017 Daily 10:00am to 4:30pm Sunday & Monday
    10:00am to 8:30pm Tuesday to Saturday
4th to May 18th, 2017 Daily 9:00am to 8:30pm
May 19th to September 3rd, 2017 Daily 8:00am to 9:30pm
September 4th to October 9th, 2017 Daily 8:00am to 8:30pm


The last gondola ride up will be one hour prior to closing time and the last gondola ride down will be 30 minutes prior to closing time.

The Summit has very limited wheelchair and stroller accessibility

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