Despite being a brilliant place to visit all year around, it’s in the summer when Banff truly earns its world-renowned reputation.
The natural hot spring that the Canadian Pacific Railway workers discovered all those years ago remains in situ, as one of the most important places to visit in Banff National Park.
The combination of the serene, blue water with the mighty Victoria Glacier in the background, creates a world-class summer destination like no other.
The Sulfur Mountain Gondola, better known as ‘Banff Gondola’, can be found at the base of Sulphur Mountain at the end of Mountain Avenue in Banff, Alberta in the heart of the Canadian Rockies.
Located in the heart of Banff National Park, the world-renowned Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel is a quintessential luxurious hotel, acting as an extravagant accommodation option for your stay in Banff.
The lake gets its unique colour from the nearby glaciers. Rock flour particles get into the lake from the glacial melt, and when the sun shines on them, they reflect a lovely vibrant blue.