Ascend to one of Banff National Park’s most incredible views where grizzly bears and other local wildlife are seen almost daily. From the top, at 2,088m (6,850ft) the gondola ride is only the start of your adventure. Make your way to the viewing platform for a panoramic view that will take your breath away. Afterward visit the free Wildlife Interpretive Centre where Interpretive Programs are offered daily, including indoor presentations. A variety of guided interpretive walks are available daily for all fitness levels. There are five unique restaurants located on-site that are sure to please.
Ride the Sunshine Summer Gondola – with its spacious 8 passenger cabins – to the Sunshine Village area. At the Village, stop at our interpretive centre before embarking into an exploration of the more than 12km of marked trails that wind their way through waterfalls, lakes, and flower-filled meadows. You can also take part in one of our hosted trail tours. Sunshine Summer Gondola and Sightseeing Chairlift will take the whole family to the “Top of the World" for an unobstructed 360 degrees view of one of the most outstanding areas in Banff National Park and the Canadian Rockies.
The Jasper SkyTram whisks you up Whistler’s Mountain to an elevation of 2,263 metres, showing you stunning vistas over mountain ranges stretching up to 80 kilometres away. On a clear day, you can even see the white pyramid of Mount Robson in nearby British Columbia. Interpretive exhibits explain the high alpine environment, and a hiking trail leads you to the summit of the mountain. Gift shops and licensed dining facilities are also available.
Experience three popular summer activities on this package deal with Banff Trail Riders. Take a one-hour ride horseback ride along the tranquil Bow River, ascend Sulphur Mountain on the Banff Gondola for 360-degree views over Banff and finish with a relaxing soak at the Banff Upper Hot Springs.
See the best of Banff with a summer sightseeing tour and gondola admission on this package with Discover Banff Tours. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife on a morning tour of the Banff's highlights, followed by an ascent up Sulphur Mountain on the Banff Gondola for 360-degree views over Banff.
Get the most out of your Rocky Mountain adventure with an exciting package! Enjoy a scenic horseback ride, take in the sights from the Banff Gondola and relax in the famous Banff Upper Hot Springs.
It’s harvest time! Join us as we celebrate the colours, flavours and adventures of fall at the all-new Harvest Festival. During weekends this fall, the Banff Gondola brings the harvest season to the top of Sulphur Mountain. There’ll be family fun activities, live entertainment, seasonal treats to sample and a local market featuring a wide selection of hand-crafted gifts. Step outside and take in the breathtaking views of six stunning mountain ranges with fall colours that sweep the Bow Valley. In the evening, the pace slows as the sun sets and our culinary team puts on a savoury show in Sky Bistro. Choose from one of six winemakers’ dinners featuring Canadian wineries paired with harvest-inspired menus. These autumn moments are precious. Don’t miss it the Banff Gondola this fall.