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Banff Gondola

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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Banff Gondola Ride Admission
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Soar to the top of Sulphur Mountain to experience a stunning bird's-eye view of six incredible mountain ranges. With breathtaking vistas in every direction, your adventure begins with an eight-minute journey to the summit of Sulphur Mountain in a...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mountain Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Our visit including the gondola and the restaurant was fantastic. We would definitely recommend it to friends. The food was great, the views were amazing. All around it was a wonderful evening. The dining/gondola ride package is very good value. Having dinner up there completed...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jonandjill04
Reviewed 2 days ago

Exciting ride and amazing views from all sides. Lots to see and experience inside. Definitely worth the price.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Greg P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bought a gondola and dinner package along with Stargazing. The whole night was just perfect. The Bistro menu was extensive and delicious, the star gazing was fantastic topped off with an epic shooting star. The guide really knew his constellations! It was a cold evening...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 3 days ago

The trip on the Banff Gondola was worth our time. The views from the top are spectacular and the hike across to the weather station was beautiful, as well!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CherylS2966
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What more do you expect from the trip of a mountain but stunning views! The walk across to the outpost has stunning 360° views and at every corner a chance to see precious little wild residents!! Staff was really friendly both at the bottom and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dana F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Complimentary Apple Cider was best i ever had. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Telescopes and guide on point! Fun ride up and down.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roving60328121177
Reviewed 3 days ago

Much like other reviewers I'm terrified of heights, but felt relatively comfortable on the ride up and back. Everyone at the facility were friendly and reassuring, and the view from the top is worth it. The educational history of the areas pioneers and indigenous people...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jmet77
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first time to Banff started with the Banff Gondola. A great choice! Beautiful scenery and views. Great interactive displays at the top. Nice restaurant, too, but we didn't dine there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lee H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent scenery on the way up. Smooth ride. Very personable staff very friendly. Views up too are unmatched. Beautiful. Would definitely recommend it to anyone.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mikeymiketravels
Michelle N, Guest Experience Supervisor at Banff Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Mikeymiketravels, Thank you for taking the time to visit and review the Banff Gondola. We are pleased that you enjoyed the smooth gondola ride, and beautiful scenery at the summit. Thank you for the recommendation! We hope to see you again soon for another...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm not going to lie. I thought I was gonna die. I am terrified of heights, but I forced myself to do this, and I am glad I did. The view was worth it. I closed my eyes for most of the ride up, so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChiliTravels
Michelle N, Guest Experience Supervisor at Banff Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello ChiliTravels, Thank you for taking the time to visit and review the Banff Gondola! We are pleased that you were able to conquer your fear and enjoy the views! We hope you will come visit us again. Kind regards, Michelle N Banff Gondola

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Global135416
1 September 2018|
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Response from CraigS4020 | Property representative |
Hi Global135416, From the majority of the hotels in Banff it will take 10-15mins by bus to travel to the gondola. Our free shuttle continues to operate from the Elk and Avenue Hotel on Banff Avenue every day and from the... More
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Aishwarya R
25 August 2018|
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Hi Aishwarya, Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia are currently creating limited visibility in the Banff area. Those with breathing conditions should take special precaution when outside, and we are pleased to offer a... More
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PCbound2016
25 August 2018|
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Dear PCbound20, The drive from Banff to Jasper is approximately 180 miles. There literally is a lifetime of exploring that can be done in this vast wilderness area. To help your planning, the drive (Banff-Jasper) is... More
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