Sightseeing Gondolas in Banff National Park

For an unforgettable view of the Rocky Mountains without the strenuous hike up to the top, Gondolas are a great choice for families, groups and couples! Soar to the top of Sulphur Mountain in Banff on the Banff Sightseeing Gondola or feel the thrill of an open-air chairlift at Mt Norquay on the Banff Sightseeing Chairlift – both just 5 minutes from downtown Banff!

See views of the popular Lake Louise and the Victoria Glacier from a gondola or chairlift at Lake Louise.

Banff Sightseeing Gondola
Family Fun

Discover Banff Tour with Gondola

Experience the picture perfect viewpoints of Banff before soaring up to a mountain summit on the Banff Gondola for 360 degree views over Banff.  This small group tour is the perfect introduction to Banff and includes some of Banff's most
per person
8:30am
5.5 Hours
All Ages
See views over Banff from the gondola cabin at the Banff Gondola
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Banff Sightseeing Gondola

Soar to the summit of Sulphur Mountain in a modern gondola cabin for breathtaking 360 degree views, 5 minutes from downtown Banff. Sit back and relax in a four passenger, modern glass enclosed gondola. Marvel at the unsurpassed view of
per person
Throughout the day
Open Ticket
All Ages
View from the Banff Sightseeing Chairlift at Mt Norquay

Banff Sightseeing Chairlift

Take an 8 minute chairlift ride over a natural bear habitat up to almost 7,000 feet at Mount Norquay with breathtaking views over the Bow Valley. It's more than just a chairlift ride, this scenic ride into the sky takes
per person
Throughout the day
Open Ticket
2+
Sightsee over Banff from the Mount Norquay Banff Sightseeing Chairlift in the Canadian Rockies
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Horseback + Chairlift + Hot Springs

Combo Package; saddle up for a riverside ride, soar to 7,000' on an open-air chairlift and soak in hot springs. Included: 1 Hour Bow River Horseback Ride (various times available) Take a guided horseback ride along the tranquil Bow River
per person
8+
Jun-Oct

Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola

Located at Lake Louise Ski Resort with views to Victoria Glacier, hiking trails, and wildlife viewing opportunities, Lake Louise will capture your heart. Cruise for 14 glorious minutes, in an open chair or a fully enclosed gondola, to one of
per person
Throughout the day
Open Ticket
All Ages
Summer views from the Banff Gondola

Horseback + Gondola + Hot Springs

Combo Package; saddle up for a riverside ride, soar up to a mountain summit and soak in mineral hot springs.  Included: 1 Hour Bow River Horseback Ride (various times available) Take a guided horseback ride along the tranquil Bow River
per person
8+
May-Oct
Canmore River Float Adventure

Float + Chairlift

Combo Package; take a scenic float along the Bow River, then ride a chairlift up to 7,000' overlooking Banff.   Included: 1 Hour Canmore Float Tour (various times available) Take a gentle one hour float trip with a river guide
per person
3+
Jun-Sep
See animals such as grizzly bears on a wildlife tour
Family Fun

Wildlife Tour + Chairlift + Lake Cruise

Combo Package; look for wildlife on a twilight tour, ride a chairlift to 7,000' and cruise Banff's largest lake. Included: Evening Wildlife Safari (start time varies seasonally) Where do you find the animals of Banff when the sun goes down?
per person
2+
Jun-Oct
Banff Lake Cruise at Lake Minnewanka

Horseback + Gondola + Lake Cruise

Combo Package; saddle up for a riverside ride, soar up to a mountain summit and cruise on Banff's largest lake.  Included: 1 Hour Bow River Horseback Ride (various times available) Take a guided horseback ride along the tranquil Bow River
per person
8+
May-Oct
Family friendly rapids fun on the Kananaskis River in the Canadian Rockies

Raft + Chairlift

Combo Package; raft along the family-friendly Kananaskis River, then ride an open-air chairlift to 7,000 feet overlooking Banff. Included: Kananaskis River Whitewater Rafting (1:30pm - 5:30pm) Get splashed on the class 2 - 3 rapids along with pristine landscapes of
per person
5+
Jun-Sep