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Maligne Lake

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Address: Maligne Lake Rd. | 44 km (27 mi) southeast of Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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US$102.54*
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Canadian Rockies Tour by Chauffeured Sidecar from Jasper
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US$101.20*
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Jasper City Sightseeing Tour and Maligne Lake Cruise
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US$52.21*
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Maligne Valley and Wildlife Tour

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Majestic Scenery

The scenery was so majestic. We took the boat cruise to Spirit Island which was fabulous. The girl guide who happened to be from Ontario where we're from was very informative. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
MarcLiu1950
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Mississauga, Canada
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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The scenery was so majestic. We took the boat cruise to Spirit Island which was fabulous. The girl guide who happened to be from Ontario where we're from was very informative. The only thing was lack of Sun shine that day.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Most beautiful view from the boathouse, the cruise to Spirit Island itself is an unique experience and the view from there is just breathtaking. The drive between the lake and the town of Jasper is fun with lots of bear sightings. Stay safe and indoors! Bears are pretty but can be dangerous.

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washington dc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not to be missed. The largest glacier fed lake in the Canadian Rockies, turquoise blue and surrounded by dramatic mountain peaks. Breathtaking views. The lake is home to tiny Spirit Island, one of the most photographed natural features in Canada. An unexpected bonus is the serenity of the spectacular setting, with so few other boats, kayaks, canoes...and other people. Boat... More 

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toronto canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Allow enough time to take the boat trip on this beautiful lake over to Spirit Island. The guides are very informative and it is a lovely way to get in touch with nature and the majesty of the mountains.Thank heavens these parks are still only lightly touched by the hands of man.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

There is a boat that you can book to go on, which takes about 45 minutes to get to where the boat stops to let you out for about 10 minutes. There is plenty of photo opportunities with the mountains in the background and of Maligne Lake itself. Its a great place to visit after the lake has thawed out... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

The drive is a bit long, allow for extra time to drive up as you may want to stop for wildlife viewing along the way (bears). Well worth the drive, nice scenery. We took the boat cruise down the lake, to Spirit Island. The views are fantastic, beautiful lake nestled in the mountains. The cruise is a bit expensive but... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I went during the winter. The view was not that good since I went during a blizzard. But while you walk, you can choose from different routes going all around the lake! Very good place to enjoy the day or maybe half a day of exercise.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

The drive from Jasper was a bit long, but this was another beautiful spot in Canada. The lake itself is gorgeous, and there is some wildlife like geese, ducks, chipmunks, and certain birds that makes it even more interesting. I recommend taking the short hike off of this lake to the Moose Lake (I think that's the name). Totally different... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Maligne Lake is accessed by a relatively scenic road but it is an "in and out" drive. It is worth it. Allow time to walk along the shore.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Its a Superb place to visit.. The Cruise is Great, driven usually by Lady. Great... I would love to visit again.

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