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OPEN TOP DOUBLE DECKER MULTI-LANGUAGE JUMP ON, JUMP OFF BANFF TOUR BUS

Sightseeing Made Easy

Discover Banff National Park and the Canadian Rocky Mountains

Discover Banff National Park and the Canadian Rocky Mountains

OPEN TOP DOUBLE DECKER MULTI-LANGUAGE JUMP ON, JUMP OFF BANFF TOUR BUS

Sightseeing Made Easy

Extending the boundaries of Banff's guided tours to inspire,
educate and grow imaginations

Discover Banff National Park and the Canadian Rocky Mountains

OPEN TOP DOUBLE DECKER MULTI-LANGUAGE JUMP ON, JUMP OFF BANFF TOUR BUS

Sightseeing Made Easy

Discover Banff National Park And The Canadian Rocky Mountains

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Classic Packages

Banff Double-Decker Explorer Tickets

The Basic Banff Tour pass allows you to jump on, jump off at any of the stops on our route. Choose between a 24 hour, 48 hour or Same Day Sightseeing Pass. Each loop is approximately 2 hours long. 

Bookings of 4 or more receive a 10% discount. Kids aged 5 & under are free. Prices include 5% GST.

Group discount Available
1 Day – 1 Night
4% Off
$44.00 $46.00
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Group discount Available
1 Day – 1 Night
5% Off
$63.00 $66.00
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Group discount Available
2 Days – 1 Night
5% Off
$80.00 $84.00
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Bus Schedule

Departure Times

StopsDeparture Times
Fairmont Banff Springs09:0011:1513:3016:0018:15
Buffalo Mountain Lodge09:1511:3013:4516:15 
Lake Minnewanka09:4311:5814:1316:43 
Banff Train Station10:1012:2514:4017:10 
Norquay10:2712:4214:5717:27 
Banff Train Station10:4012:5515:2517:40 
Rimrock Hotel11:0013:1515:4518:00 

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Specialty Experience Packages

$69 Through September, 2021

WowBanff Photography Explorer

Capture the beauty of Banff National Park on our WowBanff Photography Explorer tour. The tour is led by the talented travel and nature photographer Katie Goldie who will be providing helpful tips for whatever your skill level may be. So bring your camera and get ready to explore Banff’s stunning scenery and wildlife.

Bookings of 4 or more receive a 10% discount. Kids aged 5 & under are free. Prices include 5% GST.
WowBanff Photography Explorer
Group discount Available
13% Off
$69.00 $79.00
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Professional Photographer

Katie Goldie

Norquay Chairlift Packages

Experience legendary, panoramic views above the clouds while on a 20 min open air chairlift ride.  Includes the Jump On, Jump Off Open Top Bus Tour package and 10 % off at the Cliffhouse Bistro.
 
Group discount Available
1 Day - 1 Night
5% Off
$90.00 $95.00
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Group discount Available
2 Days - 1 Night
5% Off
$105.00 $110.00
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Available Offers

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5% off

Children Aged 6-12

$20 Off

Discount for Albertans

15% Off

Coupon Code: alberta15

Available Offers

Book Online Today

5% off

Children Aged 6-12

$20 off

Discount for Albertans

15% Off

Coupon Code: alberta15

Available Offers

Book Online Today

5% Off

Children Aged 6-12

$20 off

Discount for Albertans

15% Off

Coupon Code: alberta15

Featured

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Global News Feature

CBC Radio Interview

our route

Bus Stops

Activities on our route

Discover Banff

Purchase your tickets

How It Works

Book Online
Purchase your tickets online and specify which date you would like to travel. It is recommended to book in advance in order to guarantee a spot on the bus. Tickets must be used on the date selected in order to ensure a spot.
Download Your Ticket
After you've made your purchase, your ticket will be emailed. The ticket can be downloaded onto your phone or printed. You must bring your ticket in order to board the bus.
Download The App
Download the "Listen Everywhere" App in order to listen to the audio narrative while on the bus.

Note: In order to receive the best cinematic sound experience and prevent the spread of COVID-19, riders are required to bring their own headphones.
Board the Bus
Present your ticket on your phone or printed ticket to the conductor. The bus runs everyday from 09:00 to 18:00. The bus stops at each location roughly every 15 minutes, depending on weather and road conditions.
Once On The Bus
Ensure your phone's wi-fi is enabled and choose the network titled "WowBanff". Locate and open the "Listen Everywhere" App on your phone. The App will automatically scan and open the WowBanff tour platform. Plug in your headphones and select your language. Sit back & enjoy the tour.
Book Online
Purchase your tickets online and specify which date you would like to travel. It is recommended to book in advance in order to guarantee a spot on the bus. Tickets must be used on the date selected in order to ensure a spot.
Download Your Ticket
After you've made your purchase, your ticket will be emailed. The ticket can be downloaded onto your phone or printed. You must bring your ticket in order to board the bus.
Download The App
Download the "Listen Everywhere" App in order to listen to the audio narrative while on the bus.

Note: In order to receive the best cinematic sound experience and prevent the spread of COVID-19, riders are required to bring their own headphones.
Board the Bus
Present your ticket on your phone or printed ticket to the conductor. The bus runs everyday from 09:00 to 18:00. The bus stops at each location roughly every 15 minutes, depending on weather and road conditions.
Once On The Bus
Ensure your phone's wi-fi is enabled and choose the network titled "WowBanff". Locate and open the "Listen Everywhere" App on your phone. The App will automatically scan and open the WowBanff tour platform. Plug in your headphones and select your language. Sit back & enjoy the tour.
Information for our guests

Frequently Asked
Questions

Banff Weather Conditions

What to Expect

Please note that WowBanff Sightseeing operates in a mountain climate.  While temperatures during our operating season are generally comfortable and ideal for an open-air tour, weather conditions can change quickly. Make sure to check the forecast before you ride and dress accordingly.

Average May June July August September
Daily High(°C) 14.2 18.7 22.1 21.6 16.1
Daily Low(°C) 1.5 5.4 7.4 6.8 2.7
Daily High(°F) 57 66 71 70 60
Daily Low(°F) 34 41 45 44 38
Rainfall (mm) 42.4 58.4 51.1 51.2 37.7
Snowfall (cm) 17.1 1.7 0 0 7
Hours of Sun/Day 15.5 16.5 16 14.5 12.7

As Reviewed On Tripadvisor

  • star rating  Absolutely stunning scenery, exceptional customer service and an innovative business! We thoroughly enjoyed our time on the double-decker open air bus.

    Jen L
    August 21, 2021

    star rating  The host (Andrew) and our driver were incredibly friendly and accommodating. Enjoyed hearing about the area and the community. A really interesting way to see Banff and surrounding area.

    tyler f
    July 1, 2021

    star rating  Just finished a 2 hour Banff loop with Wow. Totally amazing and so informative. The owner was on board with us. He and our driver were great.… read more

    KIM M
    July 1, 2021
  • star rating  We thoroughly enjoyed the open air bus tour in and around Banff. It was a perfect blue sky day. Going up Mount Norquay was fabulous. Seeing the Banff… read more

    Christine A
    July 1, 2021

    star rating  WOWBANFF hop on hop off bus was simply terrific. Took the new service on July 9, 2021 at 9 am. Mount Norquay was spectacular as was the entire 2-hour trip.… read more

    Doug A
    July 1, 2021

    star rating  The one an only double decker bus sightseeing tour in Banff. Takes you to must to see places in Banff. Great customer service was great Andrew is really customer oriented… read more

    ravipal
    July 1, 2021

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