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“My Guests from England were Wowed” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola

Brewster Travel Canada - Banff Gondola
Mountain Avenue, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
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Ranked #6 of 37 activities in Banff
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Owner description: The Sulphur Mountain Gondola and the Sunshine Gondola provide visitors to Banff National Park breathtaking views and access to hiking trails.
Vernon, Canada
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“My Guests from England were Wowed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

The ride was scenic, but the view from up on high was truly stunning. I think a sunny winter day, as we had, must be the best. Make sure you go up to the weather station on the boardwalk. Take your time. Be prepared for wind, and for it perhaps to be warmer than you expect. Don't expect anything special in the cafe. It's less than basic, and staffed by people who appear not to care. Check out the webcam (google will get it for you) before going, so you know if it will be worth it. It's not cheap, so that will be a real help. But do go if you can. It's stunning up there.

Visited January 2013
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“You just have to go here”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013 via mobile

We visited the gondola on our last whole day of our holiday. The views are spectacular, I almost used a whole 16gb memory card on my camera. You really need to go here if you visit Banff.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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“AWESOME”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Clear at the bottom and then it snowed at the top - very beautiful. Some climbing stairs but not too strenuous. Worth the ride up.

Visited October 2012
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Belfast
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“excellent views, nice walks at the top”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

this was magic - great views and a good walk with lots of different viewing platforms. Didn't feel too busy. Restaurant food was ok and reasonably priced.

Visited October 2012
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Bhopal, India
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“the view is so enchanting that you forget that all this is on this beutifull earth”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

The scenic beuty,the snow capped mountains as your neighbor and the glide off the gondola is to be experieced to be believed.Do visit before the snlow comes in as you would enjoy the greenary as well.

Visited September 2012
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