The ever-changing, award winning, Millet and District Museum, Archives and Visitor Information Centre (VIC) is located on the west side of Highway 2A at the north end of the Town of Millet, which is about 40 minutes south of Alberta’s capital, Edmonton. Open year-round in “The Prettiest Town in Alberta,” the official and accredited Travel Alberta community VIC has well-trained travel counsellors to assist with travel within the community and the province of Alberta. We provide free WiFi, a small gift shop with locally made crafts and over 279 sq m of museum displays.
Enter our state-of-the-art 35-seat domed theatre and tour the world’s largest accessible dark sky preserve with a live guide – rain-or-shine! PLUS outside, try our “Wild Nights” stargazing experience and get the chance to look through the largest telescope in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. We offer daily evening programs, special monthly programs and of course a great array of unique programs related to our Jasper Dark Sky Festival in October.
Journey to the top of the Banff Gondola to see a whole new side of Sulphur Mountain and the Canadian Rockies. We’ve completely rebuilt, redesigned and re-imagined our mountaintop experience, creating a world-class indoor experience that equals the awe-inspiring ridge top boardwalk 2900 ft. above Banff. From new restaurants and interactive exhibits to a multisensory theatre and a breathtaking 360-degree rooftop observation deck, the all-new Banff Gondola experience heightens every sense.
Hike or bike the well-worn trails of Whistler, Jasper and Banff, canoe across the turquoise calm of Lake Louise, or wrap your hands around a mug of hot chocolate while admiring the superb alpine scenery of the Rockies. Ready for a grand adventure?
Explore the charming mountain village of Jasper, visit the amazing Icefields Parkway and discover the astounding wilderness on the shores of Lac Le Jeune. This self-drive adventure is a perfect taste of Canada's Old West!
Explore Vancouver before stepping aboard the Rocky Mountaineer train for an exciting journey through the majestic Rockies. Continue through the alpine villages of Jasper, Lake Louise and Banff.
Canada Rail Vacations offers a broad assortment of fabulous Canadian vacation packages, all intended to make memories that will last for a lifetime.
Alpine Helicopters provides helicopter sightseeing tours and heli-hiking adventures in the Canadian Rocky Mountains from its tour facility at the Canmore Municipal Heliport (22 km east of Banff). Custom charters and heli-weddings are also available. Open 364 days a year, prices start at C$124.00 per person. Family pricing is available as well as complimentary shuttle service from any hotel in Banff or Canmore.
Snap an endless stream of photos from the comfort of the sidecar attached to a Harley Davidson, while Jasper Motorcycle Tours takes you on the adventure of a lifetime. Feel the mountain fresh air fix a smile on your face. Smell the trees and flowers in bloom. Enjoy endless unobstructed views of Jasper National Park. You are surrounded by stunning emerald green lakes, snow-crested mountains, blue glaciers and massive icefields, which are all linked by one of the world’s most scenic highways. Your tour guide is your driver and he will treat you and your companion to sights often missed.