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Tickets for Banff Gondola

Heighten your senses with a unique gondola experience

Operated by: Pursuit Collection (Canada)

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Duration: 8mins
Last admission: 1 hour and 30 minutes before closing
Smartphone tickets accepted
Wheelchair accessible: Fully accessible, except the summit boardwalk

What's included

Roundtrip Gondola ride
Multi-sensory Above Banff Theatre
Rooftop Observation Deck

What's not included

Dining packages
  • Journey through the Banff National Park mountains and take in incredible views with a fully enclosed gondola ride
  • Delve into the region's history and exceptional biodiversity at the Above Banff Interpretive Centre with interactive displays and a multi-sensory experience
  • Explore Sulphur Mountain along various hiking trails, including access to its summit and the Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station at Sanson's Peak

Banff Gondola is so much more than just a breezy ride and a pretty view. You'll elevate almost 700 metres as you glide over the forest canopy, admiring the rugged views of Canada's first national park.

Explore the glorious Sulphur Mountain surrounds at your leisure from the gondola summit. Here you'll find interactive and educational displays, a mind-blowing multi-sensory flight experience, and a range of food and drink options.

Having marveled at your 360° perspective during an eight-minute journey from the gondola base, you'll stop off at the Above Banff Interpretive Centre for an interactive look at the region's rich history and famous trailblazers.

Ever wondered how your hands compare to bear paws? The kids can learn all about the local flora and fauna through the Junior Explorer Program, available before 10 am.

Included in your gondola ride experience is admission to the multi-sensory Above Banff Theatre. Soar over the Rocky Mountains as a bald eagle, and experience the raw power of mother nature in a truly immersive setting.

Away from the gondola summit activities, you can choose your own adventure with several scenic trails leading away into the great outdoors. Stroll along the boardwalk to Sanson's Peak, or hike the South East Ridge Trail to reach Sulphur Mountain's true summit and a breathtaking lookout.

  • Show your smartphone ticket at the Gondola Base ticketing window to check-in
  • After checking in, you'll be accommodated on the next available time slot
Saturday 10:00 - 21:00
Sunday 10:00 - 21:00
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 21:00
Thursday 10:00 - 21:00
Friday 10:00 - 22:00
Banff Gondola
100 Mountain Ave, Banff, AB T1L 1B2, Banff
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  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit.

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