1. Banff National Park
Admire the emerald waters of Lake Louise, stroll among the flowers in Sunshine Meadows, or take a scenic drive along the Icefields Parkway. Banff National Park is certainly a sight to behold!
An hour and a half drive west of Calgary, this park is 6,641 square kilometres of majestic mountains in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. With over 2,500 kilometres of well-maintained and easily accessible trails, you’ll find an adventure in every step.
Take your pick from a wide array of activities, from hiking, bird watching, rock climbing, canoeing, fishing and even skiing. Or, visit historic sites such as the hot springs of the Cave and Basin National Historic Site. Who knows, you might even spot some of North America's wildest creatures, like grizzly bears, caribou and wolves!