One of the most wondrous places to visit in Canada, Banff National Park will leave you breathless. With its bright blue water against the looming Rocky Mountains, this World Heritage Site has been attracting visitors since its establishment in 1883. Hike over one thousand miles of trails and pathways or try out kayaking and canoeing in the summer months. During the winter, take advantage of pristine ski slopes. Throughout the year, the city of Banff is a tourist destination with stores and hotels to serve you year round.
Location: Banff, Alberta
Known for: Stunning natural beauty all year round.
How to reach: Banff National Park is located 120 km from Calgary, or about a 1.5-hour drive.
Operating Hours: 8am - 8pm every day during the summer; 9am- 5pm every day during the off-season. Refer to park website before you visit to confirm operational hours.
Approximate Cost: INR 1000 for a day pass per vehicle