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Banff: Banff Gondola Admission Ticket

Banff: Banff Gondola Admission Ticket

From US$ 57.19 per person

Admire the views of Banff National Park's turquoise lakes and steep peaks as the Banff Gondola takes you to the top of Sulphur Mountain.

About this ticket

Free cancellation
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Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Relax and enjoy a 8-minute Gondola ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain
  • Learn about the local area in the Above Banff Interpretive Center
  • Stroll the Sulphur Mountain Boardwalk to reach Sanson's Peak and the Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station
  • View the town of Banff from 7,486 feet (2281 meters) above
  • Enjoy 360-degree views from the mountain
Full description

Climb aboard this iconic 4-person gondola cabin with large windows and relax. During the 8-minute ride to the summit of Sulphur Mountain, take in the views of the town of Banff, Bow Valley, and six different mountain ranges. While on the mountain's peak, be amazed by 360-degree views.

Explore the interactive Above Banff Interpretative Center to learn about the early explorers, wildlife, and local area. Hike across the Sulphur Mountain boardwalk to explore the Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station, a National Historic Site. Then stop at the coffee shops, restaurants, and gift shops.

Includes
  • Roundtrip on Banff Gondola
  • Knowledgeable and friendly hosts on-site
  • All taxes and fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The Banff Gondola is located at the base of Sulphur Mountain at the end of Mountain Avenue, 10 minutes drive from Banff. The Banff Gondola is serviced year-round by Bow Valley ROAM Transit Services. Buses run regularly, with stops along Banff Avenue (cost $2/ride per adult)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Baby strollers

Know before you go

  •  The Banff Gondola may not operate during inclement weather
  • The gondola requires a COVID vaccination card or COVID- 19 negative test before customers can gain entry.
  • Taxes and other fees are included in the price
  • Food and drinks will not be provided
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 125 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5

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The Banff Gondola was very good...it wasn't the clearest of days but still very enjoyable. I didn't expect to have to line up with my voucher to have them print tickets, it would have been nicer to be able to use the barcode provided to avoid another line up to print out a ticket that was already purchased.

January 4, 2022

We really enjoyed this day! Obviously exciting going up to the top of the mountain in a gondola, but all the extra fun Christmas things they had was amazing! Santa was there, cookie decorating and ornament making. Cool Christmas cartoon and frozen maple treats. We walked the boardwalk and went all the way up to the top of Samson Peak. Breath taking views! My husband and both daughters (aged 9 & 15) really enjoyed this day. Amazing gift shop and also Starbucks service was great. Staff was very welcoming. Totally worth it!

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December 20, 2021

Very nice activity - A must do! Sublime view of Banff! Meet on the top floor - Big glass polar bear with fireplace and chairs to sit on - Great view too! Do not forget to take the long wooden staircase (like a small lighthouse) to also have another view - Magnificent! BOOK a meal at SKY BISTRO in advance! There is a DINNER + GONDOLA package!

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October 20, 2021

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