Mountain Lakes and Waterfalls Day Trip from Calgary

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Discover mountain lakes and waterfalls on this fabulous full-day tour. Visit Lake Louise, the “Jewel of the Canadian Rockies” against the backdrop of the glistening Victoria Glacier. Visit the scenic Yoho Valley and sites like Takakkaw Falls, Kicking Horse Pass, Emerald Lake and the Natural Stone Bridge that spans the Kicking Horse River.


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Travel across the open prairie in the foothills leading up to the Canadian Rockies. In Banff National Park, you will go to the Bow Valley Parkway. For a pleasant walk, you will make a stop at Canyon Johnston in the middle of the morning.

At Lake Louise, enjoy a quick but delicious lunch before continuing on to Victoria Glacier and Lake Louise. Time will be provided at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel before moving on to Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks. Crossing the Great Divide into Yoho National Park via scenic Kicking Horse Pass, a stop is made at the Spiral Tunnels and Emerald Green Lake. Then it's on to the beautiful Yoho Valley and Takakkaw Falls.

On your return, you'll stop in Banff for lunch and explore this historic mountain town before departing for Calgary at 19:30 PM.

This tour is seasonal and only operates from June to September.

Detailed schedule

Starting point :

  • Hotel Sandman Downtown (service sidewalk) – 06:05
  • Fairmont Palliser Hotel (sidewalk service) – 06:10 a.m.
  • Calgary Marriott Hotel (Center Street boarding area) – 06:10 a.m.

Return details:
Return to the starting point around 21:30 p.m.

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