Helicopter Sightseeing Tours

Gaze down at jagged peaks, icy turquoise lakes and dense pine forests during a once in a lifetime helicopter tour. Heli-sightseeing experiences last for up to 30 minutes and will take you soaring above some of the most spectacular sights of Banff National Park. Looking for a private sightseeing experience for that special moment? The Private Helicopter Sightseeing Tour to Marvel Pass is a 30 minute flight combined with a 15 minute stopover at 7,200 feet.

For an truly Canadian winter experience, combine a helicopter flight near Banff with a dogsledding tour and be pulled through pristine mountain trails by a team of excited huskies.

Located 25 minutes from the famous Columbia Icefields between Banff and Jasper, see the Canadian Rockies the way they were meant to be seen on an Icefields sightseeing flight. These helicopter flights last for up to 55 minutes, you’ll see glaciers, icefalls, waterfalls, alpine lakes and 11,200 foot peaks on every flight.

Banff Helicopter Flights

A once in a lifetime experience to fly over mountain peaks, alpine meadows, pristine lakes and to the "Matterhorn of the Canadian Rockies".  A helicopter sightseeing flight will leave you breathless. Located 30 minutes from the town of Banff in nearby Canmore, these sightseeing flights take in the breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains and unparalleled views of Banff National Park. Choose from three sightseeing flights: 12 Minutes  - 3 Sisters Peak Tour An excellent tour for the first-time flyer in the Canadian Rockies, and the most action packed 12 minutes of your life! Your adventure will take you past the Three Sisters Peaks as you spectacularly escape to the Spray Valley. You will see the magnificent Goat Range where you will observe the radiant aqua blue/green colors of the Spray Lakes. Your return flight will provide views of
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Year Round
Throughout the day
12 Mins, 25 Mins, 30 Mins
Rockies Heli Sightseeing Tours at the Icefields

Icefields Helicopter Flights

See the Canadian Rockies on spectacular Icefields heli sightseeing flights with glaciers, icefalls, waterfalls, alpine lakes and 11,200 foot peaks. Located 25 minutes from the famous Columbia Icefields between Banff and Jasper, these helicopter tours are perfect for those who like to venture off the beaten track and fully immerse themselves into the incredible sights and sounds of nature. Want to stop along the way? A one-hour scenic stopover for a hike or snowshoe (depending on the season), and a picnic can be added on to all flights. Choose from three sightseeing flights: 20 Minutes  - Six Glaciers Tour Get ready for the most awe-inspiring 20 minutes of your life! Deep in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, you’ll lift off to an incredible view of Abraham Lake and soar at a cool 100mph, 9,000 ft (2,900m) over Cline
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Year Round
Throughout the day
20 Mins, 30 Mins, 55 Mins
Marvel Pass Private Helicopter Tour

Private Banff Heli Sightseeing

Located on the south west border of Banff National Park, Marvel Pass has long been a favourite spot for that special private moment.  This private helicopter tour is sure to impress. This private tour for two flies south from Canmore past the Three Sisters, over the Spray Reservoir and the high ridges to Marvel Lake and the famous Mount Assiniboine, also known as the “Matterhorn of the Rockies”. The pilot takes you in for a close-up look at the hanging glaciers before heading south to Marvel Pass, where you set down at 7,200 feet, close to Aurora Lake, surrounded by larch trees, small lakes and towering peaks. This spectacular location offers breathtaking vistas which are perfect for marriage proposals. You can spend up to quarter of an hour at this magnificent location before re-boarding for the 15 minute return flight to the
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Year Round
Throughout the day
45 Mins
Banff Dogsledding

Dogsledding – Flight of the Great Snowy Owl 2.5 Hrs

A helicopter sightseeing flight and dogsledding tour all in one awesome package in Canmore! Soar by helicopter for 25 minutes over the majestic Sundance Range into the wilderness of the Canadian Rocky Mountains to Spray Lakes near Canmore. Meet the excited team of huskies before enjoying the Powder Hound Dogsledding Tour as you mush your way along the pristine trails of Goat Pond in Spray Lakes Provincial Park with alluring hills, tranquil valleys, quaint bridges and breathtaking ice-covered lakes. This tour offers you the opportunity to get to know the beautiful and friendly Canadian Huskies and participate at your own comfort level with your choice of a guide/instructor driven sled or a self-driven sled. The self-driven sleds are the most popular option and allow you to drive your very own dog team along with their friends and family without
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Dec-Apr
9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm
2.5 Hours