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Banff Lake Cruise

Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Banff Lake Cruise
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See the Rocky Mountains from a new perspective while touring beautiful Lake Minnewanka on a panoramic 1-hour interpretive cruise. Beginning from the western end of the largest lake in Banff, the Lake Minnewanka Cruise sets sail under towering peaks...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Lake Minnewanka Trail, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 866-606-6700
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All reviewsboat ridewine and cheeseawesome captainrear deckgreat commentarytour guide was informativenice boatinteresting infosecond halfviews of the mountainswell worth the triptake photossurrounding areagreat tripamazing viewssunny daycanadian rockies
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Reviewed today

Greay view! The cruise took about an hour long went around the lake. It was beautiful sunney weather

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Reviewed yesterday

I went on the Minnewaka Cruise with my two children one 4 years and the other 7 years old. The tour guide was very friendly and good with my children. Overall it was a pleasant experience with friendly and knowledgeable staff. I originally would have...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So we turned up with snow on the ground and it was freezing, but this didn't stop the cruise guys from smiling and getting us on board out of the bad weather. We set off down the lake and the guide (rob) started telling us...More

Thank Nath H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well organized and the guide was very knowledgeable. Stunning views of the lake and the surrounding areas provided with great photography opportunities. All our friends came from the USA and were in awe and thrilled to enjoy the beauty of the rockies!!

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Thank Arup K D
Reviewed 4 days ago

This cruise was such a delightful time. We chose the evening cruise and it was relaxing and informative. The crew were so very friendly, funny and full of facts geologically interesting. We didn't see much wildlife but the mountains and lake were so beautiful it...More

Thank Cindi K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great tour by Kelsey and Arden... fun and very informative. This is our backyard but we’ve never done the boat tour. Well worth it!

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice trip enjoyed the time sow. T there definitely we will. Come back. We will recommend this place to our friends and family

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Thank prijirajr
Reviewed 5 days ago

the ride was enjoyable. Stiff price for what you got, but everything in Banff is like that. The crew was friendly and the boat was clean and comfortable.

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Thank Moe59
Reviewed 6 days ago

A wonderful sightseeing adventure ! Beautiful lake, awesome Mountain View’s... no wildlife sightings on this boat ride. Great staff

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Thank Jay Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

Friendly and well knowledge crews, learn a lot for Lake Minnewanka. Highly recommended for this cruise.

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It is very Pet Friendly.
June 30, 2018|
Response from Oz B | Property representative |
Dear Traveller, Advanced booking is recommended as tours during the peak of the day often sell out in advance. You can get the best deals and savings by booking directly on the Banff Jasper Collection website. Bookings made... More