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Banff/Canmore: Lake Louise, Moraine Lake & Johnston Canyon

Banff/Canmore: Lake Louise, Moraine Lake & Johnston Canyon

Experience a full-day group tour of Banff National Park’s most iconic lakes, including Lake Louise and Moraine Lake, Vermilion Lakes from Calgary, Banff or Canmore. Embark on the best hiking trail at Johnston Canyon, and explore the highlights of Banff town. After heading to the meeting point in Calgary, Canmore or Banff, meet your local guide and board your air-conditioned van for the day. Drive toward Lake Louise, and enjoy a perfect photo opportunity by the pristine shores of the glacial lake. Continue to Moraine Lake and take in spectacular views of the scenic lake surrounded by mountains. From October 15–May 31, Moraine Lake will be replaced by Lake Minnewanka, another scenic spot. Next, hike a trail at Johnston Canyon to discover the area's picturesque waterfalls (Ice walk with free rental of crampons in winter). Finish the tour by immersing yourself in the charm of Vermilion Lakes and Banff Avenue before getting dropped off at your original starting point.

Banff: Kananaskis River Whitewater Rafting Tour

Banff: Kananaskis River Whitewater Rafting Tour

The Kananaskis Whitewater Tour is a Whitewater Rafting experience that everyone can enjoy. From the playful waves to the scenic landscapes, punching through rapids, to fun filled games on calmer sections of the river; this tour has something for everyone. Don't let this Class 2-3 grade river, fool you, it delivers big splashes with heart pumping hits. We meet at our River Base, or pre book a shuttle from Canmore by contacting Canadian Rockies Rafting. You will be greeted and checkin with one of our awesome team members. We then gear up in the provided wetsuit, helmet, booties, splash jacket and life vest, gather around our demo raft to go over a safety briefing and load the buses for a 5 mins drive to the put in. At the put in you'll meet your fun and trusty guide. Pay close attention as they go over paddling commands and general instructions for your time on the river. Now hop in the raft and let's go rafting! After your full filled adventure you'll be reunited with our buses for a quick 10 min ride back to our River Base to change and grab a refreshing non alcoholic beverage. You'll also be provided the "how to" on where to view and purchase the photos from your tour. Your adventure has now come to an end, if you took our transport from Canmore we are ready to bring you back, if you met us at the River Base you are free to enjoy the rest of your time in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Don't be sad, we will be here whenever you are ready for more fun!

From Banff/Canmore: Moraine Lake & Lake Louise Experience

From Banff/Canmore: Moraine Lake & Lake Louise Experience

Start your day effortlessly with our expert tour guides offering a stress-free pick-up in Canmore or Banff. Travel in style and comfort in our spacious vans as we make our way to the iconic Lake Louise. Upon arrival at our exclusive tour parking lot, your guide will provide insider tips and highlight must-see attractions to enhance your visit. Enjoy up to two hours of leisure time, whether you prefer exploring with newfound friends or venturing out on your own. Choose to sit & relax, walk the lake's edge, hike up to a stunning lookout, rent a canoe or indulge yourself in the Fairmont Chateau. After immersing yourself in the beauty of Lake Louise, we'll whisk you away to Moraine Lake for another two hours of free time and a plethora of exciting options to elevate your experience. Climb the Rockpile for the best views, rent a canoe, wander the lake's edge or sit & relax. As we wrap up our time at Moraine Lake, we'll return to Banff and Canmore, making additional bonus stops handpicked by your guides for added surprises along the way. Don't miss out on this extraordinary journey – join us for an adventure like no other!

From Calgary/Canmore: Banff, Lake Louise, Moraine Lake Tour

From Calgary/Canmore: Banff, Lake Louise, Moraine Lake Tour

Explore Banff National Park on a day tour from Calgary, Banff, or Canmore. Experience the magnificence of Lake Louise and Moraine Lake and take part in a remarkable ice walk through the stunning Johnston Canyon, equipped with special ice crampons for an unforgettable experience. Start with pickup from Calgary, Banff, or Canmore. Discover the spectacular highlights of Banff National Park with your knowledgeable guide as you admire the wonderful scenery Admire the wonderful hues of Lake Louise and Moraine Lake. Enjoy plenty of time for perfect photo opportunities and time to soak in the beauty of your surroundings. Embark on a guided ice walk through the Johnston Canyon. After a day of exploration, relax on the return journey to Calgary, Canmore, or Banff.

From Calgary: Banff National Park Premium Day Tour

From Calgary: Banff National Park Premium Day Tour

Embark on an exclusive journey into Banff National Park from Calgary downtown or Canmore. Explore the Rockies as your expert guide leads the way, uncovering major attractions and hidden gems while maximizing opportunities for wildlife encounters. The expedition begins in a winter wonderland experience at Johnston Canyon (from October to June). Admire the icy spectacle of frozen waterfalls, a picturesque scene offering an enthralling fusion of nature's artistry and rugged canyon vistas. In the warmer months (from June to October), the journey leads to the iconic Moraine Lake, where its azure waters reflect the majesty of the Ten Peaks. Traverse the radiant landscapes to the enchanting Lake Louise, where the glistening turquoise waters and Victoria Glacier serve as a breathtaking backdrop. Banff Town's charm, a vibrant mosaic of culture and modern delights. Capture the essence of nature's symphony at Bow Falls, witnessing the cascading waters harmonizing with the majestic mountains. The vista at Surprise Corner offers an unexpected panoramic view of the Fairmont Banff springs hotel on Sulphur Mountain. (seasonal) The picturesque destination of Lake Minnewanka becomes a highlight during summer months, replacing Bow Falls and Surprise Corner on the itinerary. Its crystal-clear waters mirror the breathtaking landscape, framed by towering peaks. Your extraordinary adventure awaits.

From Calgary: Banff National Park Day Trip

From Calgary: Banff National Park Day Trip

The Canadian Rockies are an amazing place to explore, It's breathtaking scenery is sure to wow the most demanding taste in the world. Not your typical day tour, this feels as if you are on a quest for the most amazing places in Banff, live it! This experience is 10-11 hours long from the moment you are picked up at any of the listed locations in Calgary, Canmore or Banff, until the time you are brought back at your original meeting place. You will experience the area with your guide, and will also have time to explore on your own. You will have plenty of time to shop and taste the local flavours at the Town of Banff where you just might come across Bigfoot, aka Sasquatch! Our stops will include all the main tourist attractions such as Lake Minnewanka, the Town of Banff, as well as a scenic area of Kananaskis Provincial Park. However, the best places are our secret favourite spots and the stops here and there in between each destinations. One of these stops is at Surprise Corner to enjoy the views of the Banff Springs Hotel and Sulphur Mountain. Lake Louise will definitely show off its natural glamour, and the many sights along the way will help to create a lifetime memory. From mid June to mid October you will stop at the spectacular and must see Moraine Lake! This is our favourite summer lake in all of the parks, you'll feel as if you are seeing heaven on earth! During the winter months we'll stop at Two Jack Lake so you can walk on this frozen waters and get a picture worth a million words! There are many activities in the area that you can also do while at Lake Louise, such as hiking, walking on the lake shore, renting ice skates or riding a horse sled in the winter months, or rent a canoe during the summer months. And of course you can just enjoy the majestic view at your own pace, maybe even find the inspiration for that novel you've been thinking of writing. Who's coming? You will be traveling in with a small group of 8 to 12 people who share the desire to visit the most majestic destinations in the park. We will adapt and adjust our stops according to traffic, weather, wildlife sightings. If you like to be dropped off in Banff or in Canmore when the tour ends, you don't have to come back to Calgary. Just text us to see if we have room for your luggage. This experience is about wowing you all day! So bring your phones and cameras fully charged as you might spot some of the local wildlife, a sunset, or you might hear a sound you never heard before, you never know... The reviews are real, the photos are without filters and the fun never stops, so come join this incredible day trip adventure! By the end of the day you will feel as if you spent the day with family you didn't know you had. This is not a touch and go kind of day, we promise you a good night sleep, good times and fun times year round!

Calgary/Canmore/Banff: Moraine Lake and Lake Louise Day Trip

Calgary/Canmore/Banff: Moraine Lake and Lake Louise Day Trip

Discover 2 of the most magical lakes in Banff National Park, Lake Louise and Moraine Lake, with this shared shuttle service with pickup locations in Calgary, Canmore, and Banff. Avoid the stress of taxis and buses, and enjoy a seamless journey while you take in the splendor of the Canadian Rockies. After pickup at your chosen departure location, sit back and relax on the way to Banff National Park. Once there, make 1.5-hour stops at both Lake Louise and Moraine Lake before heading back to Banff Town to spend another hour for you to explore. Conclude the day by getting dropped off at original meeting point or chosen pick-up locations. Go on short hikes or simply use the time to admire the stunning views of the turquoise waters and surrounding mountains. Make sure you take your camera with you to capture the spectacular scenery. The tour concludes with drop-off at your tour starting point.

Calgary: Lake Louise, Moraine Lake, and Johnston Canyon Tour

Calgary: Lake Louise, Moraine Lake, and Johnston Canyon Tour

Experience a full-day group tour of Banff National Park’s most iconic lakes, including Lake Louise and Moraine Lake from Calgary. Embark on the best hiking trail at Johnston Canyon Ice walk with free rental of crampons in winter), and explore the highlights of a hidden gem and Banff town. Meet your local guide in Calgary and board your air-conditioned van for the day. Drive toward Lake Louise, and enjoy a perfect photo opportunity by the pristine shores of the glacial lake. Continue to Moraine Lake and take in spectacular views of the scenic lake surrounded by mountains. From October 15–May 31, Moraine Lake will be replaced by Lake Minnewanka, another scenic spot. Next, hike a trail at Johnston Canyon to discover the area's picturesque waterfalls. Finish the tour by immersing yourself in the charm of a hidden gem and Banff Avenue before getting dropped off back in Calgary.

From Banff/Canmore: Moraine Lake and Lake Louise Transfer

From Banff/Canmore: Moraine Lake and Lake Louise Transfer

Reserve this shuttle service and guarantee easy access to Moraine Lake and Lake Louise in Banff National Park. Enjoy a round-trip transfer service from Canmore and take the stress out of your travel plans. Meet at two central locations in Banff or two central locations in Canmore and board the spacious, high-roof vehicle which will take you to Banff National Park. Relax on the journey to the national park and admire the views along the way. Be dropped off at Moraine Lake and Lake Louise and take some time to snap stunning photos of the vibrant blue waters. Enjoy 1 hour of free time to explore each. Afterward, board the bus for the return journey to Banff/Canmore, with drop-off in the center of town.

From Canmore/Banff: Lake Louise and Johnston Canyon Tour

From Canmore/Banff: Lake Louise and Johnston Canyon Tour

We'll start our day by visiting [Moraine Lake](open from Jun.01 to Oct.14), this stunning lake showcases amazing colors that create a unique appearance, famously depicted on the Canadian dollar bill. Next, we'll explore [Johnston Canyon], Banff National Park's most popular hiking destination, renowned for its stunning waterfalls. In the afternoon, our journey continues to [Lake Louise], one of the most visited destinations in the Canadian Rockies. Known for its turquoise, glacier-fed lake ringed by high peaks. You'll have the option to enjoy a lunch at [Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise] (additional fee). Finally, we'll return to [Banff Town], where you can leisurely stroll around the century-old town full of 19th-century architectural features, concluding our day's journey in a relaxed atmosphere.

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