- Our list of the best things to do in Banff, Alberta, features the top 26 nearby activities — including 16 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Banff, Alberta has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Tours, Sports & Fitness, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 9 things to do within the city of Banff, Alberta , followed by 17 popular activities in nearby cities, including Canmore, Banff National Park and Cochrane
At Kingsmik Dog Sled Tours, guests will have the chance to travel through Banff National Park. Visitors of this location who are interested in scenic views can also travel under the slopes of Mt. St. Piran on the Winter Wonderland Tour.
100% 521 votes
111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Alberta MoreLess Info
Wild Water Adventures, Inc. offers day and multi-day rafting trips on the Kicking Horse River. The location, whose trips are suitable for children, also offers special trips for weddings, family reunions, and corporate events.
88% 78 votes
Trans-Canada Highway 1, Lake Louise, Alberta MoreLess Info
At Timberline Tours Ltd. - Private Day Tours, guests will have the opportunity to explore the Canadian Rockies on horses suitable even for inexperienced riders. The location offers rides for a variety of durations, including 1.5 to 2 hour trips.
93% 2483 votes
111 Lake Louise Drive | Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta MoreLess Info
Named for Queen Victoria's daughter, Princess Louise, Lake Louise is a regally turquoise lake, high in the Canadian Rockies. All year round, Lake Louise offers visitors wintertime skiing as well as summertime horse back riding and shopping.
85% 104 votes
Hwy 66 | 8208 Flint Road S.E, Bragg Creek, Alberta MoreLess Info
Elbow Falls Provincial Recreation Area includes various hiking opportunities and scenic walks along the river. Although much of the area was wiped out during a 2013 flood, the location features several waterfall and swimming area for kids.
89% 38 votes
40 kilometers west on Highway 22, Bragg Creek, Alberta MoreLess Info
With various picnic areas, a well-paved highway, and hiking opportunities, Brag Creek Provincial Park offers visitors access to the region's landscapes. Movie buffs will also enjoy the location's yearly film festival.