Banff & Lake Louise

Explore Banff & Lake Louise and savour the peace that comes from boundless space and an authentic connection with nature.

 

ADVENTURE + REJUVENATE

Discover exquisite landscapes and an abundance of space; connect with pure nature and rich heritage of Canada’s national treasure: Banff National Park.

  Invigorate your body with outdoor adventures like biking in Bow Valley; paddling Vermillion Lake or Lake Louise; caving under Grotto Mountain; climbing at Mt. Norquay’s Via Ferrata; horseback riding from one of the many ranches around Banff & Lake Louise, hiking day trips or multi-day backcountry adventures.   Restore your mind with a visit to the waters of Banff Upper Hot Springs; an indulgent treatment at one of the many local spas; a yoga or meditation retreat; forest bathing on Tunnel Mountain; or by simply taking in the sights and sounds of flowing rivers, crystal soft lakes, and majestic mountains.  

DO MORE + EXPLORE

Visit some of the most iconic destinations, treasured settings, and natural wonders the Canadian Rockies have to offer. Banff and Yoho National Park provide countless opportunities to experience the incredible wildlife and geology of this spectacular region.

 
Tours + Experiences to pique your interest:  
  • • Columbia Icefield Adventure
  • • Banff, Lake Louise, and Sunshine Gondolas
  • • Lake Minnewanka Cruise
  • • Rocky Mountain Rafting
  • • Helicopter touring
  • • E-bike tours
Looking for more info? Check out this list of 13 summer attractions in Banff National Park!  

GET UP + GOLF

Hosting perfectly manicured greens bordered by rushing rivers, framed by mountain ranges topped with fairy-tale stone castles, and featuring the occasional guest appearance from local wildlife such as elk, caribou, and bear, golfing in Banff and Lake Louise is not your standard affair.

  Attracting golfers from around he world with its award-winning design and captivating scenery, the Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course also inspires, with its distinctive hole designs and intriguing optical illusions created by the surrounding mountains.   Originally built with 18 holes in 1928, the Stanley Thompson Course received an additional 9 holes in 1989, known as the Tunnel Mountain Course. Try the Heritage Golf Experience where you can play the course the way Stanley Thompson designed it, with original equipment from the 1930s.  

EAT + DRINK

The food scene in Banff and Lake Louise is vibrant and diverse. From modern restaurants in the downtown core, to elegant dining rooms in grand hotels or cozy intimate bistros in back country lodges, we have something for everyone. And of course, takeout options are currently aplenty.

 
Exciting dining experiences new to Banff & Lake Louise:
  • Shoku Izakaya for Japanese pub experience
  • Farm and Fire for local Canadian fare
  • The Radiant for boutique cocktails
  • Seed and Salt for salads, bowls, and smoothies

WINTER + SKI

Banff and Lake Louise are a paradise for skiers and snowboarders. With three world-class resorts all a short, easy drives from the town of Banff and the hamlet of Lake Louise, there is a huge variety on offer for skiers and riders of all ages and abilities. Buy lift tickets for the individual resorts, or try the SkiBig3 Tri-Area Lift Ticket which gives access to all three resorts.

 

Book now and SAVE!

  • • Kids Ski Free!* – Book by August 31, 2021
  • • 2-for-1 Ski or Snowboard Rental Package.** – Book by August 31, 2021
  • • Kids Rent Free!* – Book by August 31, 2021
  • • Best SKIBIG3 lift prices of the season, when you add lodging. – Book before July 31, 2021.
Connect to check on all Banff and Lake Louise hotel specials today! Save up to 30% now.
*Kids 12 and under ski free when one adult purchases a lift ticket of the same lift duration or greater. MAX 3 children per party. Min 5-day lift purchase required. Blackouts are as follows: Blackout dates included are DEC 17, 2021- JAN 2, 2022. Prepurchase only. Proof of age and of family relationship required-Health cards etc. **Two for One Rental Offer must be purchased by August 31, 2021. One rental package is free with the full purchase of a ski or board rental. Blackout dates included are DEC 17, 2021- JAN 2, 2022. Not valid for groups. Prepurchase only. ***Kids Rent Free 12 and under rent free when one adult purchases a lift ticket of the same rental duration or greater. Min 5-day purchase required. Blackouts are as follows: Blackout dates included are DEC 17, 2021- JAN 2, 2022. Prepurchase only. Blackout dates may apply. Connect to check specials. As to images, credit goes to Banff Lake Louise c/o Chris Amat, Paul Zizka, Mike Seehagel, Juniper Bistro/Roth & Ramberg, Reuben Krabbe.

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