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Cascade Gardens

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101 Mountain Avenue | behind Administration Building, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Best View of Banff Ave

In the summer, it’s colourful walkabout for 30-60 minutes to see the flowers and views. It has... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
1Laszlo
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Toronto, Canada
Lovely garden on a hillside looking towards downtown Banff

This is a beautifully landscaped garden with lots of great photo opportunities. It also offers a... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Michael K
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101 Mountain Avenue | behind Administration Building, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

In the summer, it’s colourful walkabout for 30-60 minutes to see the flowers and views. It has the best view of Banff Ave you’ll find for selfies or candid photos. Best time for Banff Ave photos from the front of the gardens is late afternoon...More

Thank 1Laszlo
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a beautifully landscaped garden with lots of great photo opportunities. It also offers a view of downtown Banff with the majestic looking mountain as a backdrop. While we were there they were renovating sections of the garden with artificial ponds being added/remodeled. That...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Again, this was much lovelier than expected and a nice break from hiking and seeing natural wonders.

Thank hamptonite
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The gardens are located over the bridge from the main part of town, with a fabulous view down the Main Street and up into the mountains. The parks office is located within the gardens. A couple was brave enough to be married there this morning,...More

Thank OpaMarnie
Reviewed 14 September 2017

At the end of Banff avenue you enter a multi level flower garden with vast flower beds and cascading ponds. There are gazebos and benches throughout the slate rock walkways The gardens have no charge to visit

1  Thank Terry E
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is the best place to take a picture of Banff town. It's a little garden with easy parking and beautiful flowers and the way it's made, i'd see pictures of a wedding getting place without a problem. Nice little wood houses to have different...More

1  Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place for walk, you can enjoy the view of beautiful and colorful flowers. For people with all levels of fitness

1  Thank Danuta S
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We were in Banff for several days and decided to tour the cascade gardens they are beautiful. They were many flowers in groupings getting a tasteful landscape. We so enjoyed talking to the horticulturist who is in charge as he gave us significant information regarding...More

1  Thank William K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Cascade Gardens has colorful flowers and buildings plus an excellent view of main street and the mountains surrounding the city.

1  Thank Lawito
Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you want to have some quiet time, visit the Cascade Gardens. Only a walk over the bridge from Banff Avenue, it is worth the visit if you like gardens. Nice and quiet. It isn't huge, but it is pretty.

1  Thank srodday
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Response from countryluver | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Canmore about 10 minutes away,but there are a lot of places on vrbo in Banff. Iwould ask them how far they are from the festival..You can walk and get around Banff on the sidewalks easily.
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