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Lake Louise

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Address: 111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
Phone Number: 1-877-956-8473-1-403-522-3555
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Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.

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Go Very Early or Not at All

We loved the place but were taken aback at the crowds. Were stayed at the Chateau and thus could park there. If you drive in for a visit the parking is extremely difficult. In the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Ontario CANADA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We loved the place but were taken aback at the crowds. Were stayed at the Chateau and thus could park there. If you drive in for a visit the parking is extremely difficult. In the afternoon you would have to take the shuttle. The view is spectacular and the walk around the shore is surprisingly quiet as many of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Awesome, unreal, beautiful, spectacular, stunning...what more can I say? If you have the chance to visit this jewel, do yourself a favour and check it out.

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Thank Lorne Y
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This really is a beautiful lake. An absolute must visit. Unfortunately there are just too many tourists all trying to take the same photo!

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well, we had certainly been looking forward to this and were definitely not disappointed. We so enjoyed the walk around the lake and watching the canoeists (too windy and cold for us). Such stunning scenery.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is well worth the visit. The parking is horrendous, partly because of the volume of people that come through, there are plenty of parking spaces you've just got to be lucky to get someone leaving. The lake is busy but that's what you would expect at one of the most beautiful places to visit. This is a must and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We set off early before it got hot (34C at midday) and hiked up to the glacier at Lake Louise. It's quite a strenuous hike...2-3 hours uphill but do-able for most people in reasonable health. We had a mixed group of fit and unfit, teens and a 10 year old. We saw super fit hikers, and older people. It gets... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lake Louise is pretty, crowded with tourists and only accessible by shuttle bus between 9 am to 5 pm daily. Go early or after 5 pm to get a parking spot near Lake Louise. Relax on the park bench to watch the selfie spot at Lake Louise! For photographs without selfie sticks walk around the edge of Lake Louise toward... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lake Louise in Alberta,Canada must be considered as the topmost attractive places, The gentle cool breeze and serenity of the lake will make you calm, quite,stressfree and cheerful, I just said WOW after reaching at Lake Louise

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Yes, it is worth it. Yes, it is busy. We arrived at 8:30 on a Sunday morning and had an easy time with parking. And hour later, the lot was packed. We walked to the end of the lake and found that few people were on the path. The early morning reflections were stunning. Glad we saw it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited lake louise in September 2016. The drive up to the lake is one of the most scenic drives ever. It takes you through the Canadian rockys with plenty of valleys and mountains to see. The lake is situated in Banff national park and offers many activities such as hiking, biking, camping. Lodging is also available throughout the national... More 

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