Banff Adventures - Rocky Mountain Winter Helicopter Tours

Encounter a world of wonder from up high while flying over world famous peaks and learning more about this incredible region of the Canadian Rockies. With tours ranging in length from 12-30 minutes of air time in total, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to observe alpine meadows, jagged mountain ranges and extraordinary sights you simply have to see to believe!.

Helicopter flights near Banff National Park offer a unique way to view the stunning scenery of the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains. Join us for a once in a life time scenic experience. Choose from a 12 min, 25 min, 30 min flight time or enjoy a private flight for 2 with a stopover! Helicopter Tours operate year round. Flights are recommended for passengers 2 years of age or older.

 

HELICOPTER ACTIVITIES

THREE SISTERS HELICOPTER FLIGHT

12 minute flight

From

$150

Escape to the Spray Valley and overlook the Goat Mountain range.

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ROYAL CANADIAN HELICOPTER FLIGHT

25 minute flight

From

$275

Journey to new heights, along high mountain peaks, and lush valleys.

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MT ASSINIBOINE HELICOPTER FLIGHT

30 minute flight

From

$330

Get up and personal with the Gloria Glacier as it tumbles off of Mount Assiniboine.

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MARVEL PASS HELICOPTER FLIGHT

Flight with Stop Over

Per Couple

$1099

Three Sisters, the Spray Reservoir, Marvel Lake and the famous Mount Assiniboine with a stop over

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Helicopter Flights in Banff

It’s no secret that the might peaks and gorgeous valleys that fill Banff National Park are among some of the most beautiful sights that Western Canada has to offer. Lovers of the great outdoors are sure to be blown away by the unique opportunity to take in their majesty from high above during our 12, 25, or 30 minute flights all year round (weather dependent). Soar over some of the tallest mountains in North American, including Mount Assiniboine, known as the Matterhorn of the Rockies!

 

What to expect

Banff Adventures offers three different helicopter tours, each of which feature different views, and even the opportunity for a 15 minute walkabout at 7200 ft on our Marvel Pass flight. Tours operate regularly throughout the year and depart every 20 minutes from 8:40am- 4:20pm. Transportation to the helipad must be reserved in advance, and offered from the Fox Hotel, Mount Royal Hotel, and Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How Dependent Is My Flight On The Weather?
    As with all of our tours, your safety is our main priority. As the weather can significantly affect the helicopters ability to navigate properly, all tours are subject to cancellation depending on conditions.
  2. How Many People Fit On Each Flight?
    Tours are typically able to accommodate up to 5 passengers, with the exception of the Marvel Pass flight which is intended to be a private flight for 2.
  3. What Is The Minimum Age For Passengers?
    For safety and comfort purposes, we recommended passengers be at least three years of age.
  4. Can I Take Photos?
    Yes! Get ready for some unbeatable selfies!

 

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