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Summer Tour: Banff and its Wildlife

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Uncover the secrets of the historic mountain town of Banff with a local guide leading the way as you gaze at stunning views and visit key landmarks. This morning journey takes you to some of the best sightseeing viewpoints including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka and the “oh wow!” view at Surprise Corner of the 'Castle in the Rockies'.

This tour is the perfect introduction to Banff as you hear stories about the local history and animals, while keeping your eyes out for local wildlife.

What You'll Get


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Stop At: Lake Minnewanka, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta Canada

Visit Lake Minnewanka, Banff's largest lake, and hear stories about the underwater ghost town.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Bow Falls, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta Canada

See Bow Falls roaring rapids, as water crashes over ancient limestone creating a spectacle of sound and sight. These falls were featured in several classic Hollywood films of the 1950s including 'River of No Return' with Marilyn Monroe.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Surprise Corner, Buffalo St, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta Canada

This viewpoint gives an iconic view of the “Castle Of The Rockies” against the backdrop of Sulphur Mountain with the majestic Bow River in the foreground.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Hoodoos Trail, Buffalo Street Surprise Corner Viewpoint parking lot, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L Canada

Learn about the hoodoos from your guide as you look out over this impressive viewpoint.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Bankhead Ghost Town, Lake Minnewanka Road 7.4 km from Banff townsite, Banff National Park, Alberta Canada

Learn about an abandoned mining town and relic of Banff’s industrial past at this scenic stop.

Duration: 10 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please note that this tour requires a minimum of 4 participants.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
  • Professional guide
  • Maple cookie snack, fresh water
  • Small group size (up to 24 guests per guide)
  • Hands on interpretive tools

  • Optional gratuities

Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Please meet in the public bus parking area behind the Mt Royal Hotel (hotel address: 138 Banff Ave, Banff).

Departure Time
8:30 AM

3 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Discover Banff Tours in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

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