As you start planning your summer 2023 trip to Banff National Park, you may wonder what the best activities are to explore the breathtaking Rocky Mountains. Whether you’re interested in booking an attraction for a family vacation, a weekend getaway with friends, or a honeymoon, there’s an attraction for you. Some of Banff's most popular Summer attractions include:
The Banff Gondola
One of Banff’s most popular attractions is the Banff Gondola. With breathtaking 360° views of the Canadian Rockies, this is the perfect opportunity to view Banff from a different perspective. At an elevation of 2281m, this attraction will bring a sense of awe with its beauty. In addition to the incredible views at the top of Sulphur Mountain, Banff’s Gondola view decks and Summit Ridge allow you to soak in and enjoy Banff’s exquisite landscape. To wrap up your visit, take your tastebuds to new heights by reserving a spot at Sky Bistro, described as a “dining sanctuary in the sky.”
Specialty Bike Rentals
Bike rentals are a great option to explore downtown Banff and nearby trails. In addition to mountain bikes, we offer various types of EBikes to rent at Banff Adventures. Whether you’re looking to cruise around downtown Banff or explore the scenic roadways and trails, our rentals will get you to where you want to go. We truly have a bike that is perfect for every type of cyclist, regardless of their skill level. In addition to bikes, our team of dedicated adventure enthusiasts is happy to provide recommendations for different trails or pathways.
Exploring Banff’s Waterways
For those wanting to explore Banff’s waterways, the Banff Canoe Club is the perfect place to visit! Rentals for kayaks, canoes, and stand-up paddle boards are available, and there’s an option for every adventure seeker. Visit the Banff Canoe Club, just 5 minutes from downtown Banff, and seek an adventure from May-October. Our wide range of canoe and kayaking tours is the perfect option if you’d like to explore Bow River in a large group.
White Water Rafting
If you’re looking for an adrenaline-pumping adventure in the Rockies, white water rafting has you covered! White water rafting allows adventure-seekers to immerse themselves in the beauty of the Canadian Rocky Mountains while getting a thrill from the Kicking Horse River. If you’re new to rafting- don’t fret, you'll be just fine! At Banff Adventures, we partner with Hydra River Guides to ensure your safety and satisfaction by providing an experienced guide, safety equipment, and a variety of class 1-4 rapids.
Take in the beautiful scenery of Banff National Park with an unforgettable trail ride you’ll never forget. With the expertise of an expert horseback guide, you will ride alongside Alberta’s incredible mountains, breathtaking lakes, lush forestry, and local wildlife. At Banff Adventures, our horseback riding tours vary and allow you to explore various regions, including the Bow and Spray Rivers, natural hot springs, and Sulphur Mountain.
If you’d like more information regarding our tours, make sure to contact our team and make your summer 2023 trip to Banff the most adventurous yet!
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