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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 13/11/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 13/11/20 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
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Chasingadventure80 wrote a review Oct 2020
Toronto, Canada6 contributions6 helpful votes
We unfortunately did not see much wildlife but our guide”Rob” or “Rod” (sorry don’t remember) was so knowledgeable. We learned a lot about Banff National Park, which made us love the place even more! We learned a lot of cool facts about the animals also. I think the price is a
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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
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Discover Banff Tours
Beautiful site to see in the winter
A few friends and I booked with Jeff for our morning ice walk. He was an excellent guide! Super knowledgeable and h
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A beautiful hike to remember!
We had a wonderful and small tour with Anick. The canyon was beautiful and we were the only tour there because of
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Private Hike in Johnston Canyon
Normally the hike is very crowded however the road to the trailhead is closed to limit the number of people that ca
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Very nice experience
We had a great hike with our guide Jeff! Small group and well organized. Just the right balance of stops and info l
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We had an amazing time with our guide Jeff. The walk was fun, views fantastic and Jeff was the best guide we could
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Truly amazing experience!
Our tour was truly memorable, especially with our tour guide 'Matt'. He was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable.
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Great experience, highly recommend
Great tour with Anneck. Really enjoyed snowshoeing. Was very resourceful and gave us freedom to walk where we wante
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Fantastic guide
We took this afternoon tour on December 17th. Our guide Amick was terrific! She was very funny and personable the e
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Loved this tour
This was an amazing tour, I just loved each bit of scenery I saw throughout this tour. Our guide Denise/DJ was simp
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Fantastic Tour! Highly Recommended.
An awesome activity! Our guide, Hugh, was very personable and provided excellent commentary throughout the tour.
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Banky B
A great option to add some next-level thrills to a Banff ski vacation.
We've booked the powder hound express several times over the course of 3 different visits to Banff and I highly rec
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Awesome evening activity with friends! We enjoyed all of the stories with our guide Maxine - she was such a great s
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Amazing addition to SpookTober
Sam was so amazing at sharing the stories throughout the entire experience. I’ll be telling everyone that visits Ba
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Very poor
We are on the tour and it is 100% not worth $32. I would pay $5.00. There is nothing scary or ghost info the storie
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Sadly unable to attend
Booked at start of year as part of holiday to Canada from UK. Covid restrictions meant flight was cancelled after b
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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