Throughout the day
Departure Time
15 Mins, 30 Mins, 1 Hour
All Ages

See the highlights of Banff in style on a private horse-drawn carriage ride tour or arrange a custom carriage ride transfer for a special event.

Horse drawn carriage, Banff

Each carriage can hold up to six passengers and we offer three standard tours from downtown Banff, as well as the ability to customize a tour specifically for you.

Downtown Banff Carriage Ride – 15 Minutes

This carriage ride takes you through town and along the Bow River.  You will pass by many of the original homesteads of Banff, each having a story to tell.  From the Bow River you pass by Banff’s Central Park and back onto Banff Avenue for your return to downtown Banff.

Price: $74.00 per carriage

Bow River Carriage Ride – 30 Minutes

A carriage ride taking you over the Bow River and past the Indian Trading Post (home of the Merman!) onto one of Banff’s prestigious residential streets. We follow the Bow River and loop back to downtown crossing the Bow River again before we return to downtown Banff.

Price: $130.00 per carriage

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel Ride – 1 Hour

Enjoy this carriage ride along the Bow River, and past Central Park.  Continue over the Bow River, past the Luxton Museum and past the world famous Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.

Price: $219.00 per carriage

Custom Carriage Rides

Customized carriage transfers are available to chauffeur you around the town site. Pick-ups from hotels, restaurants or private residences can be arranged during daylight hours any day of the year. Rates vary depending on locations and length of tour. Carriage service availability is weather and road condition dependent during the winter months. Price available upon request.


Prices are per carriage (each carriage fits up to six people). Please contact us for further details or to enquire about availability.

Transport Options
  • Meet at the Trail Rider Store (132 Banff Ave)

The best parts of the tour for most people include the following:


Private carriage rides

Private horse-drawn carriage tours are available daily from downtown Banff for up to six people.

See Banff in style

See highlights such as the Bow River, downtown, the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel and many of the original homesteads of Banff.
Transport Options
  • Meet at the Trail Rider Store (132 Banff Ave)
There are several different tour lengths to choose from, up to one hour.
Tours depart from the Trail Rider Store in downtown Banff at 132 Banff Ave.

Please see the below map for the location of the Trail Rider Store:

Horseback Riding Map of the Stables in Banff, Canadian Rockies

The maximum number of guests per carriage is six, including children.
There is a 48 hour cancellation policy, which allows you to change/cancel or refund your booking up to 48 hours outside your booked tour (up to 7 days for group bookings).
Tips are not expected, but are certainly appreciated. If you think your guide did a wonderful job and would like to indicate that with a tip, it will be graciously accepted.

Transport Options
  • Meet at the Trail Rider Store (132 Banff Ave)
  • Each carriage can fit a maximum of six guests.
  • Carriage rides do not operate after dark.
Transport Options
  • Meet at the Trail Rider Store (132 Banff Ave)
Family Carriage Ride in Banff, Canadian Rockies
Horse drawn carriage, Banff
Banff Carriage Ride