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Address: Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Great neighbourhood

I love banff avenue! This neighbourhood has so much charm. There's an abundance of shops and restaurants to choose from.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
KayBri
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Ontario, Canada
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Ontario, Canada
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I love banff avenue! This neighbourhood has so much charm. There's an abundance of shops and restaurants to choose from.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The walk on banff Avenue is awsome. Lots of shops on and off of the Avenue. Things for all people and all ages. The scenery is always beautiful in banff.

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Thank char r
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great to walk and discover the different shops with different focus. The other streets nearby also offer many choices. Pay a visit to Gingko and Ink (paperie, atelier and gallery), and All in the Wild Gallery. You will not be disappointed.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a really long street but lovely place to stroll around , lost of restaurants and shops around. Although shopping is expensive .

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Cranbrook, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Banff Avenue is a great experience...once only! Having seen the area change over the last 20 years, not in my opinion for the better, it is a trip to be undertaken without haste and with deep pockets. the lure of the 'Banff tourist shop' is everywhere to be seen. depends what youre are in the area for I suppose, but... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just the right amount of shopping on the main street in Banff so that you can do it all in one or two sessions. Lots of outdoor clothing stores, souvenir shops, but also art and jewellery. There are lots of places to stop for a quick snack or a meal.

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Thank Ray Y
Halifax, NS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved walking around, going in shops, buying souvenirs. Lots to do, see, places to eat. Some stores seemed repetitive but there is something for everyone.

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Thank PalmTreeTammy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'd bet this street sees over 100 million different people in a year! It's crazy how many shops there are to take in. Definitely a good place to spend some money and has something that will appeal to anyone. Highly recommend the night life

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking along this lengthy main street a few times, I perceived that it was dated - the street infrastructure - and looked a bit 'tired.' Some things needed a deep spring clean. The bus stops were quite spread apart, and the bus had an odd frequency: it was not always 'clockface.' Many shops, as might be expected, sold tourist kitsch... More 

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State College, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shops, restaurant, ambiance and walk galore. Beautiful buildings flank both sides of the street. Plenty of public parking. A perfect street surrounded by majestic Rockies.

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