Discover Lake Louise and Moraine Lake

On this afternoon sightseeing tour you will visit the "Jewel of the Canadian Rockies," Lake Louise & the world renowned Moraine Lake. Both are part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site and you will have time to take photos and explore their shorelines.

Learn about our mountaineering history and how a tragic accident at Lake Louise shaped Canadian mountain culture. Finally, walk to a viewpoint in the Valley of Ten Peaks overlooking Moraine Lake.

Early season road closures will limit access to Moraine Lake (until late May). Inquire at time of booking for the alternate stops and locations being used.

Stops include:

Bow Valley Parkway (5 min)
Wildlife watching and the role of fire in the park.

Castle Mountain (5 min)
Learn how this local landmark got its name.

Lake Louise (30 min)
Take a stroll on the lake shore and visit the famous Chateau.

Moraine Lake (30 min)
Walk up the rockpile and stroll the shoreline. Emerald waters and massive peaks.

A loop tour that includes at least one stop along the Bow Valley Parkway, half hour visits on the shores of Moraine, and Lake Louise, returning via the Trans Canada Highway.
Tour includes
Friendly guide
Small group size
Hands on interpretive tools
  Hotel pick up and drop off
  Refreshment and light snack
  Certified guide
  Use of binoculars
Departs
Banff Daily: 13:30
Duration
4 hours
Operates
Spring and summer
Cost
Adult: $59.00
Children (6-12 yrs): $30.00
  5 yrs and under: FREE

elk crossing the bow valley parkway
See wildlife on the Bow Valley Parkway!
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