As Banff visitors travel west from Calgary, the landscape goes from flat plains to the dramatic, sky-piercing Rocky Mountains. From sightseeing chairlifts to gondolas…

The best way to spot wildlife in Banff is with the expert guides at Discover Banff Tours. We know the places they like to hang out, how to safely view, and some pretty cool facts that will entertain you and your family.

Looking for the best things to do in Banff in April? Spring is just around the corner in Banff and as the snow thaws we start to transition towards summer activities. Here are some of the best, from horseback rides to glacier adventures and wildlife tours.

Glaciers and snow melt, rivers rise, and rafting is born in the Canadian Rockies – welcome to Discover Banff Tours’ wet and wild adventures with whitewater rafting! Whitewater rafting adventures near Banff gives you three rivers to choose from, and each is accessible, affordable, and full of action-packed adventure.

Banff National Park is a breath of fresh air. During our summer months, many visitors enjoy a leisurely pace to sightsee our turquoise coloured lakes, mountains with hanging glaciers and icefields, and wildlife on our Banff guided sightseeing tours. Check out our Banff summer itinerary to plan your perfect trip!

March in Banff National Park is powder month – you’ve been skiing all season, so get ready to tackle the terrain with ski shuttles to two of the best ski resorts in nearby BC. Tubing and the Johnston Canyon Evening Icewalk are two other top picks.

Banff National Park is without a doubt, home to the best skiing in Alberta – but did you know that also, some of the best skiing in British Columbia is also at Banff’s doorstep? You can get picked up from your hotel, transferred to the resort, and get a lift ticket, all for the same price as a lift ticket alone at the resort.

There is no better way to peel kids away from technology than to place them in adventure at a young age – Banff National Park is perhaps the best place to introduce young explorers to what awaits past a screen. Let’s take a deep snowy dive into which are Banff’s best family activities in winter, and why.

Banff is a magical wonderland when seen through young eyes. This unspoiled mountain retreat offers your little ones the chance to wander through wild forests, dip their toes in cold glacial lakes, watch the sunsets turn the mountains gold, and see deer and elk casually strolling down the street. No