8℃ / 46


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    21℃ / 70
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    16℃ / 61

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Ditch the car and enjoy the freedom of exploring on two wheels. Banff National Park features some of Canada’s most scenic roads and trails with many options, both on-road and off-road, for cyclists of all ages and abilities. Explore biking routes in Banff and Lake Louise.

Bike rentals are available in Banff from Soul Ski & BikeSnowtip-Bactrax, SkiBig3 Adventure Hub, Ultimate Sports, and Banff Adventures. Lake Louise rentals available from Wilson’s Mountain Sports.

Hiking and Walking

Banff National Park is vast, with many walks and hikes to explore, but you don’t need to go far to discover the beauty the park has to offer. There's an abundance of easy, scenic walks and hikes accessible right from the Town of Banff or Lake Louise Village. Leave your car at your hotel or park for the day and enjoy your Banff and Lake Louise adventure on foot.

In the Town of Banff, take a scenic walk on the Fenland Loop or Marsh Loop and if you're looking for something longer the Spray River trail is the perfect half day hike. Accessible from Lake Louise Village, choose from the Bow River Loop or Louise Creek for an easy walk with breathtaking views around every corner. Discover more hikes in Banff and Lake Louise.

Sightseeing Tours

Guided sightseeing tours are a great way to experience Banff and Lake Louise's must-see attractions without having to worry about making the bookings and arrangements yourself. Discover operators that offer tours to summer hot spots like Lake Louise and Moraine Lake below or explore more sightseeing and tour options to find an experience that suits you.

Brewster Sightseeing 

Brewster Sightseeing offers an array of tours that operate in Banff, along the Icefield’s Parkway, and in Jasper. World-renowned guides, complimented by onboard tour hosts, can teach you the natural and human history of Banff National Park.  

Discover Banff Tours

Discover Banff Tours offers a variety of daily interpretive sightseeing tours as well as adventure tours throughout Banff National Park.  

Great Divide Nature Interpretation

Take a guided hike with Great Divide Nature Interpretation and discover the story behind the scenery. 


Experience the highlights of Banff National Park at your own pace with HopOnBanff. Book your spot ahead of time and get everywhere you want to go easily within Banff National Park. Stops include Banff, Johnston Canyon, Lake Louise Summer Gondola, Lake Louise village, Lake Louise lakeshore, and Moraine Lake.  

Open Top Touring 

Explore the people, places and moments that have made Banff into what it is today on a vintage tour operated by Pursuit. Its vintage-inspired coaches have the look and feel of the 1930s—including a fully-open roof and a guide in period costume. 

White Mountain Adventures

Explore Banff National Park on a guided hike or custom tour with White Mountain Adventures.  

WowBanff Sightseeing

Experience the highlights of Banff National Park with WowBanff's unique open top, double decker tour bus. Jump on and off the bus at multiple locations throughout the park and create a day of sightseeing that suits you.

Plan Your Stay

Browse and book accommodation and lodging packages with our trip planning tool. To learn about the different types of accommodation available in Banff and Lake Louise, visit our Places to Stay page or Contact Us to speak to a local expert.