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Banff Avenue

Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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I've been to Banff Avenue dozens of times and will go back many more. It's one of those places... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nick D
Calgary, Canada
Must Do while in Banff National Park

Very walkable shopping area in downtown Banff. Easy to pop in and out of shops. A great place to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been to Banff Avenue dozens of times and will go back many more. It's one of those places that is a unique blend of outdoors but not. No matter where you stand on Banff Ave you can see Cascade Mountain on one end of...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed yesterday

Very walkable shopping area in downtown Banff. Easy to pop in and out of shops. A great place to kill a few hours.

Thank CynthiaL1963
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've only ever been here in winter when it's amazing. In the summer though I did not expect it to be this crowded. All the shops and restaurants were rammed. It was only when once on the trails that I could once again appreciate this...More

Thank Graham G
Reviewed 4 days ago

a lot of shopping but only a few restaurants. Interesting to look at items that are sold. Something to do but touristly.

Thank Nothomemuch
Reviewed 6 days ago

The town is filled with tourist shops, restaurants and hotels surrounded by mountains. It wasn't too busy the day we went so it was a good experience. I found the souvenirs to be reasonably priced compared to most resort towns I've visited.

Thank TLG444
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful, but very busy, expensive and crowded shopping district in the town of Banff. Vehicle traffic is very slow and pedestrian traffic is congested and sometimes aggressive. Definitely a tourist trap, and not indicative of the beauty and serenity of the rest of the...More

Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made it after a long time trying to get parked up. Well worth the visit to the town. Lot's of shop/bars/restaurants, to keep you busy for the length of your visit or stay here in Banff. It was our first visit here, after our...More

Thank CharleyNottinghamUK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Is a beautiful avenue where can you find sopping, eat and to buy the best souvenirs of Canada, the taste of de dessert beaver tail, the different taste of pop corns, the Christmas Store all del year, the Pub Irish with your chicken pie and...More

Thank MonterreyGansito
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full of quaint shops and eateries. Lots of people milling around, surrounded by gorgeous views on all sides

Thank Anirudha D
Reviewed 1 week ago

For someone who loves shopping and browsing this is a great spot! There is something for everyone and so many unique little shops. Might not have been my husband's favourite part of our trip but I loved it!

Thank Anne B
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May 25, 2017|
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Response from Sunny_g1234567890 | Reviewed this property |
Tunnel mountain is not too far from downtown...but not super close either....
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Joe G
July 1, 2016|
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Response from Therese W | Reviewed this property |
If I remember rightly it is not far at all. Definitely walking distance.