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Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola

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Address: Mountain Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 403-762-2523
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Description: Ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain to experience a stunning bird's eye...
Ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain to experience a stunning bird's eye view of six mountain ranges. Witness breathtaking views in every direction from one of several observation decks. Discover a 1 km interpretive boardwalk to a national historic site. This exhilarating activity is open year-round and a definite 'must-do' on your trip to the Canadian Rockies.
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Gorgeous Views

The trip up the mountain was about 10 minutes, but we could spend as much time as we wanted up there. The views were so majestic and gorgeous they almost seemed too good to be... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

The trip up the mountain was about 10 minutes, but we could spend as much time as we wanted up there. The views were so majestic and gorgeous they almost seemed too good to be true. If you're going up during the winter, be sure to bundle up, because the winds can get very chilly up there!

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Aly, Thank you for writing a review about your Banff Gondola experience. I was glad to see that you enjoyed the majestic outlook from the summit. Thank you for the great suggestion about appropriate clothing during our colder months. We hope you will consider visiting us again next time you are in from Calgary. Take care, Oz Bourke Front... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

The view of Banff and the surrounding mountains was just spectacular. All the staff were super friendly and willing to share their knowledge.

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Jenny, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. It is excellent to read that you loved the magnificent views during your visit. Your comments and compliments regarding our staff are sincerely appreciated. I hope you enjoyed your time in the Canadian Rockies. We hope to see you again sometime. Warm Regards, Oz Bourke Front Office... More 

Steinbach, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

It was very nice to go up and see the valleys around. It is a great tourist attraction to do. We took the walk up the stairs to the top observation deck and it was not very hard, but very rewarding by the views.

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear HOGG00007, Thank you for letting us know about your experience at the Banff Gondola. I was glad to read that you enjoyed the rewarding views from our roof-top observation deck. Please visit us again the next time you are in the Canadian Rockies. Kind Regards, Oz Bourke Front Office Supervisor Banff Gondola - Brewster Travel Canada More 

Manila, Philippines
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Prior to my visit last December 2014, I visited Banff during Spring. Taking the Gondola was such an experience! Regardless of season, the view never is a dull moment. Various place to see the sights of Banff via numerous observation deck. Tip: you may want to check out the package (depending on season, your budget and your fancy) to get... More 

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Tripin Travel, Thank you for your great comments about your Banff Gondola visit. I am glad we were able to provide you with a memorable and thrilling experience. Thank you for the great suggestion about packaging the gondola with other attractions and activities. It is a great way to see a number of things in the Canadian Rockies, while... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

this is a very fun and interesting ride. Nothing else like it. It was warm in valley and snowing at the top. Worth the money.

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Dwayne, We appreciate your feedback regarding your summer visit to the Banff Gondola. I am glad you found the gondola to be a fun and interesting ride. I hope this unique experience contributed in part to an enjoyable vacation in the Canadian Rockies. Come see us again if you are ever in the area. Kind Regards, Oz Bourke Front... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

By far the highest Gondola we've ever been on. Exhilarating to ride on and the most spectacular views at the top. A must do. Ice creams at the top, Starbucks coffee at the bottom.

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Granny, Thank you for sending us your feedback. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your exhilarating ride on the Banff Gondola. I hope that we were one of your most memorable parts your trip on the Rocky Mountaineer train. Please come see us again if you are in the area in the future. Warm Regards, Oz Bourke... More 

Kingston, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We went during summer time and we paid for 2 activities for each of us so we save a little bit of money that way (yes it's expensive). The other activity was the cruise. The place is all the time busy, but I suggest that soon you buy your ticket verify the time and be ready to be on line... More 

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Nancy, Thank you for reviewing your summer trip to the Banff Gondola. I am glad you took advantage of our Explore Banff combo package, which includes the Banff Gondola and the Banff Lake Cruise at a discounted rate. I was pleased to read that your mother felt comfortable with her experience. We are always willing to accommodate all levels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Incredible sites. The history of the weather station was worth the cold temp. A warning, use lots of layers of clothes as the wind chill up the top on New Years day was -18°C for us.

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Dennis, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. I was pleased to see that you enjoyed your ride on the Banff Gondola, and took in some spectacular views while you were here. Thank you for the suggestion about appropriate clothing during our colder months. Until next time, Oz Bourke Front Office Supervisor Banff Gondola -... More 

Neepawa, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I would give my review 5 stars, but the price is really outrageous, so four stars! I have a biased opinion, I love the Rocky Mountains and I love Banff, the views are amazing and the hike up to the top of Sulphur Mt. is incredible. However...The price for this attraction is really ridiculous, this was a Christmas gift from... More 

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Prairie, Thank you for visiting us at the Banff Gondola. We appreciate your feedback. I agree that the view and hike here are wonderful. Your comments regarding your dissatisfaction with the admission price have been forwarded to our management team. Take care, Oz Bourke Front Office Supervisor Banff Gondola - Brewster Travel Canada More 

Cairo, Egypt
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We arrived at the gondola and our kids were so excited to go up the mountain. It was a very cold day (-25) and we were not sure if we should go at all. When we arrived, we found that the prices were RIDICULOUS! $40 per adult and $20 per kid. That is insane. I have been on many gondolas... More 

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Oz B, Front Office Supervisor at Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola, responded to this review

Dear Kimboni, Thank you for your feedback. I apologise that you do not feel the admission price is reflective of the potential value of this unique attraction and experience. However, I will try to elaborate on what you receive for your admission: The Banff Gondola experience involves an 8-10 minute journey to the summit of Sulphur Mountain in a modern,... More 

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