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Evening Wildlife Safari provided by Discover Banff Tours

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 31/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Evening Wildlife Safari
A minimum of 4 paying adults or equivalent fees paid per booking. Each booking will then receive a private tour. All guests must be part of the same family or friend cohort. Guest will be required to answer COVID screening questions prior to booking.
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Updated 31/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
This is a great pick for wildlife fans visiting Banff. Get more out of your vacation by going on an evening safari in Banff National Park. Look out for elk, deer, bears, sheep, and more in their natural environment. Get more out of the trip than if you were exploring alone by having informative commentary about local wildlife and preservation schemes from a guide.
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    Banff National Park
    Stop: 2 hours -
    Travel through prime wildlife areas in Banff on this paved road bus tour, with little to no walking involved. There are a number of routes available depending on wildlife activity and so every night is a new adventure!
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  • Avoid the hassle of driving, and enjoy an evening bus safari
  • Explore Banff National Park with a guide so you don’t get lost
  • Lots to look out for—the park is home to deer, bears, elk, and more
  • Learn as you travel—guide commentary is provided
Important Information
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by climate-controlled vehicle
  • Small group size (up to 24 guests per guide)
  • Hands on interpretive tools
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This is a bus tour, and you will be on the bus for the majority of the tour.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • A minimum of 4 paying adults or equivalent fees must be paid per booking. Each booking will then receive a private tour. All guests must be part of the same family or friend cohort.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Rita B wrote a review Jul 2020
5 contributions
My daughter and I went on the wildlife Safari it was a great experience. Our guide took us to spots that we would most likely never have thought to go to see the wildlife. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area, wildlife and history of the park. We would definitely
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Date of experience: July 2020
BenMonterotti wrote a review Oct 2019
3 contributions
We were recently at Banff National Park for 4 days and decided to do this on our last evening there, as the scenery was amazing but we hadn’t yet seen much wildlife. Bears are one thing that we were hoping to see and did not, as it was s little late in the year. We did see
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Date of experience: October 2019
NickandKateEscape wrote a review Sep 2019
7 contributions
We decided to do the the evening wildlife safari while staying in Banff for a family trip. I was a little skeptical on going because every other tour I had been on during my trip was lackluster. SO glad I decided to go on this one though! We were able to see a bunch of wildlife
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Date of experience: September 2019
Austin wrote a review Sep 2019
6 contributions
We had an absolutely incredible time on this excursion. We saw probably 40-50 elk while touring around the Banff area. Our awesome tour guide Gina is very informative, passionate and friendly. We had lots of opportunities to ask questions, Gina created a really fun environment
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Date of experience: September 2019
HannieUk wrote a review Sep 2019
uk60 contributions23 helpful votes
If we hadn't have an a amazing tour in jasper a week before this tour it would probably have been better. The guide seemed more interested in telling stories about when they'd seen animals to actually finding any. We returned to the golf course on our own the following evening
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Tim our tour guide was awesome. Great sense of humor and entertaining. He had alot of knowledge about the area and
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Had a blast Canada Day for my dad’s 70th birthday! Tim was our guide and was the absolute best! Highly recommend
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This is worth it! Scenery you may never experience again.
This was an experience you’ll remember. Amazing winter scenery, and the final stage might just take your breathe aw
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Great tour and guide
We were the last group of tours for the season due to COVID. So there were only 6 people in our group, .all Canadia
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The Johnston Canyon Ice Walk Tour is highly recommended. It was picaresque, our guide, Rob, was very informative
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Banff Johnston Canyon Icewalk
This was such an amazing tour! Our tour guide Nick was knowledgeable and really made it such a great experience for
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This was on our bucket list when in Banff to see our son whose working here & joined us for the tour. Well organise
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Professional guide
We went for a city tour and later to Lake Louise and Johnston Canyon with Jeenie from Discover Banff Tours. She was
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Beautiful and educational
Beautiful hike during a snowy, winter night. We didn't see any nightlife or stars since it was snowing, but that di
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Awesome Tour Guide
Thanks to Hugh for such a great trip up to Lake Louise yesterday for dog sledding and ice skating. He is super know
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Oh, the stars!
Very cold night so many layers of clothes. Tour company loaned snow boots, cleats, poles. Headlamps provided. D
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Johnson Canyon hike
Great well informed guide. Well equipped and took us about 4 hours to hike up and back. Easy to book. Friendly and
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off the beaten track
it was so enjoyable to be able to walk through pristine and soft snow amongst the trees on a beautiful day in snow
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Pristine Surroundings
I enjoyed this trek through the wilderness;...I am a city girl! Scott was very knowledgeable and guided our small
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 3 days in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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