Small Group Tours in Banff, Alberta
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Banff’s 3 Summer Must-Do’s

Check out our top 2024 Summer experiences.
Sightseeing Tour

Experience Lake Louise This Summer

See two of the world’s most beautiful lakes including the iconic Lake Louise—famous for its jewel-like water nestled between rugged peaks.

Tends to sell out 2 weeks ahead.
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Horseback Ride

Experience Banff on Horseback

A ride along the tranquil Bow River is a perfect introduction to horseback riding in Banff National Park. Home to wildlife, thick marshes and grassy meadows, guests often spot eagles or hawks soaring through the sky on this ride.

Tends to sell out 2-3 days ahead.
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Bus Tour

Discover Banff's Wildlife at Twilight!

Where do you find the animals of Banff when the sun goes down? Your guide will know! So keep your eyes peeled for twilight wildlife encounters.

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Popular Summer Tours

Bus Tour
3 Hours · All Ages

Discover Banff & Its Wildlife

From $86 / person
Tends to sell out.
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Horseback Ride
1 Hour · 8+

Horseback Ride – Bow River 1 Hr

From $92 / person
Tends to sell out 2-3 days ahead.
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Sightseeing Tour
4.25 Hours · All Ages

Lake Louise & Moraine Lake

From $105 / person
Tends to sell out 2 weeks ahead.
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Sightseeing Tour
5.5 Hours · All Ages

Discover Banff Tour with Gondola

From $179 / person
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4 Hours · 5+

Kananaskis Whitewater Rafting

From $130 / person
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Wagon Ride
3 Hours · All Ages

Wagon Ride + Cowboy BBQ Cookout

$139 / person
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2 Days · 9+

Sundance Overnight – 1 Night

From $849 / person
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Why Choose Discover Banff Tours

Locally Owned and Operated

We love Banff & we’ve been doing this since 1999.

Small-Group Tours

A more personal experience in small groups & vehicles.

Worry-Free Cancellation

Changes and refunds are free & easy.

See What Others Miss

No cookie-cutter tours. See things only our guides know.

Carbon Neutral since 2019

We plan to do more too, see our full sustainability plan.

Banff's Best Package Deals

Book a combo of two or three tours and save. You can even take the tours on different days!
Save $10 per couple

Banff Gondola + Hot Springs

$80 / person
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Save $46 per couple

Kananaskis River Raft + Horseback Ride

$199 / person
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Save $34 per couple

Horseshoe Canyon Raft + Horseback Ride

$210 / person
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What Our Guests Are Saying About Us

Wildlife lovers, did you know that there are an estimated 65 grizzly bears in Banff National Park? 

Want to learn more? Join us on a tour:
Welcome to our amazing team of guides for the summer of 2024! 🎉 Each of you brings a spark of joy and a spirit of adventure that's truly contagious. We're stoked to have such lovely personalities on board, ready to create unforgettable experiences for our guests. Let's make this season one to remember! 
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Here are 3 must-do activities in Banff:

➡️ Visit Lake Louise
➡️ Go Horseback Riding
➡️ Take an Evening Wildlife Tour

Which tour will you take this summer? It's okay to say all of them! 😉 PS - You'll find our website URL to book any of these at the link in our bio.

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Calling all Banff locals!

Give dad the adventure of a lifetime for Father’s Day 2024! Our iconic tours are the perfect gift for a dad who enjoys an adventurous experience in the great Canadian outdoors. 

Learn more about our summer tour packages today! Visit

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Have you ever dreamt of safely encountering a majestic grizzly bear? Join us for an unforgettable full-day journey to meet Boo, our resident grizzly in the Kicking Horse Grizzly Bear Refuge.

This adventure includes scenic stops at pristine lakes, the breathtaking Takakkaw Falls (road cloasure depending), and culminates with a sumptuous lunch at Canada's highest restaurant, offering panoramic views that will take your breath away. 
For more info visit link in BIO
Evening Wildlife Safari review: "Our tour was great! Our guide was very knowledgeable and answered all of the questions that came up. We also came really close to a heard of Elk and a heard of Sheep. It was great to see the area though the lens of someone who knew what to look for and where to go" Meagan, Canada
For more information visit link in our BIO
Our summer tours are some of the quickest to sell out on our website!

If Banff is on your summer bucket list, avoid missing your chance to tour with us by booking in advance, booking a private tour, or giving us a call directly at 1 877-565-9372.

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Did you hear that we’ve added a new 7am departure for our Lake Louise & Moraine Lake Tour? Top reasons to join the 7am departure:
✅ Great lighting for photos
✅ Better chances of seeing wildlife on tour
✅ More availability
✅ Avoid the crowds on later departures

All our tours come with engaging guided commentary and convenient roundtrip transport from your Banff hotel. Hop aboard our comfy buses and let's make some memories!

For bookings visit link in BIO
Ready to explore the breathtaking trails of Banff National Park but prefer the company of an experienced guide? Join us on our signature hikes! Whether you're a solo traveler or simply looking to join a group, we offer guided hikes ranging from easy to moderate difficulty!
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We love our guides and our guests do too!

Check out this ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review from a recent guest and if you've toured with Discover Banff Tours, we'd love to hear from you!

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The summer adventure of your dreams might be easier to book than you thought!

✅ Visit our website at

✅ Pick a tour that marks off your Canadian Rockies bucket list. From whitewater rafting to sightseeing and wildlife adventures, we have something for everyone’s wildest dreams. 

✅ Pack your bags and take off! 

We look forward to seeing you soon:

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