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Address: 200 Rivervalley Cres SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 3K8, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 403-590-6930

Hammerhead Scenic Tours is an experienced small tour company with many...

Hammerhead Scenic Tours is an experienced small tour company with many years of successful operation in Southern and Central Alberta offering a wide variety of single or multi-day city and scenic tour options to our customers. Our knowledgeable and friendly guide provide tours of Alberta’s unique natural beauty in comfortable touring van making Hammerhead Scenic Tours the best choice for discerning customers.

Our Mission statement is to provide safe, friendly and personalized service to our customers. To achieve this goal we limit our tours to 14 people giving our tour guide ample opportunity to make each customer feel most welcome when enjoying their own personal experience of Albertan hospitality.

We believe that there is a tour for everyone’s interests and abilities and we are always happy to be flexible and accommodating for our customers who will enjoy the relaxed and casual pace.

Yours sincerely


Petar Opacak

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Wonderful Private Tour

We decided to visit Calgary at the beginning of March, (I know, not the warmest time of the year). We booked the tour only 2 days in advance on a Friday and since we had 4 people... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Torrance, California

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Torrance, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We decided to visit Calgary at the beginning of March, (I know, not the warmest time of the year). We booked the tour only 2 days in advance on a Friday and since we had 4 people it was a private tour with just us. Our flight the night before was delayed and so we didn't get in until 4... More 

Thank dkdester
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went on the Drumheller Badlands one day tour with Peter today. It was great! I found Hammerhead Tours through Tripadvisor because I was looking for a way to get my friend and I to the Royal Tyrell Museum. After I sent in my booking request on their website, Vivian replied to me very quickly. She told me that it... More 

1 Thank Rain W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Went on this day tour today with Peter Opacak from Hammer Head Scenic Tours and had a truly fantastic day. We were picked up on time from Calgary Tower and taken on a wonderful full day tour stopping at places like Two Jack Lake,Banff National Park and Lake Louise. From the start Peter was very welcoming and helpful and told... More 

Thank bdiscool
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We did a day tour out to several spots and I can't tell you how great it was. They take only a small group-van and it is owned and operated by a married couple who live there so they know all the info and the special things you'd want to know. So kind and knowledgeable. They don't do a large... More 

Thank rivermom1
Cairns Region, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Hammerhead Tours let us choose our itinerary and accomodation so we could pick the places of interest for our group of 4 adults and 4 kids. We were able to travel at our own pace and spent longer at the spots that were of most interest. We had the most amazing experience visiting Jasper, Banff and Drumheller Badlands with Petar.... More 

1 Thank IvB14
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

If you are thinking about booking a tour with Hammerhead - DO IT! I had two amazing trips with Hammerhead (run by Petar), one to Lake Louise & Banff, the other to Drumheller and the Badlands. Both tours comprise numerous very interesting stops in locations that will take your breath away, and Petar is a very knowledgeable guide who entertains... More 

Thank Martin I
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Thank you to Peter for such knowledgeable trips to Lake Louise and Drumheller Badlands. He is very informative and we enjoyed the tours so much. Such fantastic and amazing scenery we'll never forget - absolutely outstanding. Would recommend Hammerhead Tours to anybody, for the comfort, attention to detail and interest.

Thank Loveroughcollies
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

11 of us had a blast with Petar's kind and knowledgeable guide. We saw amazing sights including 2 grizzly bears beside the roads, one with 2 cubs. Several elk/deer. First time we went to Lake Louise it was cloudy so Petar took us back next morning and it was glorious! Lake Morraine was out of this world. Thank you Petar... More 

Thank Chari910
Gympie Region, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

What an amazing tour!!! Our tour guide Peter was so informative and our comfort and needs were his priority. We had the most wonderful experiences at Banff and Lake Louise and these memories will stay with us for a lifetime...thank you so much Peter.

Thank Denise K
Rockhampton, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Two days before we were meant to go on our tour Vivian emailed saying the other people booked in for that day cancelled, so they had to cancel our tour. Vivian was very helpful in organising another tour for us - Lone Wolf Tours with Paul. Paul was fantastic and took the two of us last minute. He was like... More 

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Petar O, Manager at Hammerhead Scenic Tours, responded to this review

Our priority is ensuring every guest, and potential guest experiences the best Alberta has to offer. Unfortunately, due to specific tour criteria, sometimes we’re forced to make the disheartening decision of cancelling a tour. When that happens, we’ll go the extra step to ensure every guest gets to experience Alberta, even if it means passing business to our ‘competitors’. Besides,... More 

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