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“Visitors” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Banff Visitor Information Centre

Banff Visitor Information Centre
224 Banff Ave, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
403-762-8421
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Ranked #5 of 34 Attractions in Banff
Type: Visitor centers, Traveler Resources
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Visitors”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Staff were very helpful, they pointed out what to see on the mountain & the facilities. Departing from the centre of the building was quite convenient.

Visited June 2014
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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Busy but efficient”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The staff were helpful but the place was busy with a line up out the door for counter service. When I got served the guide was helpful and knowledgeable.

Visited July 2014
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Wiarton
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10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Place for maps”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Staff hand out maps and some advice. Sometimes they appeared to busy to help us. Perhaps understaffed???

Visited May 2014
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Vancouver, WA
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19 attraction reviews
Reviews in 73 cities Reviews in 73 cities
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
“Helpful Staff and Lots of Information”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Definitely a good first stop in town. They helped mark maps with places to see wildlife and warnings about forest fire zones.

Visited July 2014
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Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Lots of great information”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Get all the information about the National Park here. The staff are very helpful. The staff can help you with hotels, restaurants, attractions and hikes. They also have public washrooms which can be hard to find in Banff sometimes.

Visited July 2014
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