Banff Travel Guide
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Banff Travel Guide
Where is Banff?
If you're certain your geography teacher told you where Banff was but you can't remember, don't panic — we'll jog your memory!
You'll find it approximately 190 miles southwest of Edmonton, the provincial capital of Alberta, and around 11 miles northwest of Canmore.
A big part of traveling is meeting new people, so why not make pals with some of the 8,000 locals who live in this part of Alberta?
Places to Visit in Banff
The Banff Gondola and Upper Hot Springs deserve to be high on your must-see list. You'd be crazy not to visit these iconic sights!Well-known tourist attractions in this locale include Cave and Basin National Historic Site and Mount Norquay Ski Resort. Be sure to allow enough time — these sights are worth seeing!Have fun finding out more about the life sciences as you explore the interactive exhibits at Banff Park Museum. Like some more options? You're sure to fall in love with the stunning and thought-provoking pieces on display at Walter Phillips Gallery. But that's not all! Canada House Gallery boasts everything an art aficionado could want, so make sure you stop by during your stay.
Car Rentals in Banff
Your vacation starts with car rentals in Banff. Whether you’d love to get off the tourist trail or just want the convenience of having your own set of wheels, Orbitz can help you find the keys to your ride.
Renting a car right from the center of the city can be convenient if you're staying nearby. Look into Budget, situated at 317 Banff Ave, Cascade Shops Lower Level. Another good option is Avis at Corner Of Wolf & Banff Avenue.
Where to stay in Banff – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz features 37 hotels in Banff
. Get in now for the top deals!If something a little indulgent is what you're searching for, slip between the soft sheets at the Fairmont Banff Springs
or The Rimrock Resort Hotel
. On the other hand, check out the amenities at the Bow View Lodge
(228 Bow Ave) or the YWCA Banff Hotel
(102 Spray Avenue) if you're traveling on a tighter budget.
Nearest Airports to Banff
Lying 70 miles east of Banff's downtown area, Calgary International Airport (YYC) is where your trip begins. Once you've collected your suitcase from baggage claim, you'll be discovering the sights of Banff before long!
Popular Places to Visit Near Banff
Seen all there is to see in Banff itself? If you've got a few more days on your hands, there's loads more to keep you busy in the surrounding region. You may not know that you're only 25 miles away from Kananaskis
. It's an ideal starting point to get to Nakiska Ski Resort. This attraction is well-loved by locals and tourists alike.
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