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Cowboys and Coal Mines - 1.5 hrs Walking Tour

Cowboys and Coal Mines - 1.5 hrs Walking Tour

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Join our local guides for an immersive historical walking tour of Canmore. Learn about the hardy pioneers, wild cowboys, and loyal miners who came together to create a community that just wouldn't quit! Time: 1.5 hour round trip Distance: 3-5km / 2-3mi Elevation: Mostly flat
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.59
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$25.59

Drumheller & Horseshoe Canyon 1-Day Tour

Drumheller & Horseshoe Canyon 1-Day Tour

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Uncover your inner archaeologist as you look for fossils and learn about the prehistoric creatures that roamed the hills and grasslands outside of Alberta's capital. Visit Drumheller on this full-day excursion, explore rugged canyonlands, and get-up close looks at monolothic hoodoo rock formations.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$112.66
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$112.66
Price varies by group size
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Creepy Calgary Ghost Tour

Creepy Calgary Ghost Tour

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For a night out with a difference, embark on this adult-only ghost tour of Calgary by sidecar. YouÔÇÖll travel to historic parts of the city, including Fort Calgary, Inglewood, and ScotsmanÔÇÖs Hill. Along the way, hear spooky tales of notorious Calgary residents, hauntings, and dark history, and pause for non-alcoholic refreshmentsÔÇöor an alcoholic drink at your own expenseÔÇöat historic pubs.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$301.45
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$301.45
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Downtown Canmore Audio Walking Tour

Downtown Canmore Audio Walking Tour

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Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you discover the majestic mountain town of Canmore! Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, audio commentary will automatically play! On this 5 km (return) self-guided audio walking tour, we'll point out must-see sights, attractions & sculptures, as well as explore historical buildings from Canmore's coal mining days. Highlights include Policeman's Creek Boardwalk, the Canmore Miner's Union Hall, NWMP Barracks & more! Easy. Book the tour, download the app & go! Freedom. Explore at your own pace with Don, a professional tour guide who will show you around for a fraction of what a live tour would cost. No crowded tour groups or time constraints allows you ultimate freedom to explore! Booking Options. The number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to. Trivia Challenge. Each tour stop has a fun multiple choice trivia question (optional) that adds to the fun!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$6.29
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$6.29

Romantic tour in Calgary

Romantic tour in Calgary

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. Do you consider yourself as a couple of animal lovers? How about adventurous festivals? The 10-day Calgary Stampede can trace its roots back to the 1880s and is the highlight of Calgary's summer, cementing this Alberta city's reputation as Canada's "Stampede CityÔÇŁ. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
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$487.15
per group
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$487.15
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The Best of Calgary Walking Tour

The Best of Calgary Walking Tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Do you consider yourself an animal lover? How about festivals? The 10-day Calgary Stampede can trace its roots back to the 1880s and is the highlight of Calgary's summer, cementing this Alberta city's reputation as Canada's "Stampede CityÔÇŁ. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Calgary. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$487.15
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$487.15
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Listen to a Tour Guide as You Drive between Calgary and Lake Louise

Listen to a Tour Guide as You Drive between Calgary and Lake Louise

Listen to a tour guide as you drive between popular destinations! Use as a highway audio companion while traveling between destinations, or as a one way stand alone tour! 50 points of interest including mountains, tourist attractions, sights, cities & towns. Learn about the animals, geography, historical events & people unique to the area! Routes. Trans-Canada Highway 1 between Calgary, Lake Louise, Sunshine & Banff. Freedom. Stop at as many sights & attractions as you like. Start / stop anywhere. Travel in any direction along route. Hands Free. Fun audio clips play automatically as you drive. Live GPS map. No data used during tour. Easy to Use. Download the app. Select the tour. Go! Family Friendly. Fun Tripvia Guides keep you laughing & engaged! Trivia Fun. Each point of interest has a fun multiple choice trivia question. Keep score or just listen! Inexpensive. Only 1 tour booking needed per vehicle. Play audio through vehicle's stereo so everyone can hear.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$6.29
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$6.29
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Listen to a Tour Guide as You Drive & Walk with our Discover the Rockies Package

Listen to a Tour Guide as You Drive & Walk with our Discover the Rockies Package

'Discover the Rockies' package includes: Two Walking Tours. Your phone becomes your tour guide as you explore Banff & Canmore with two self-guided audio walking tours! Each with 30 fully narrated points of interest. Driving Tour. Listen to a tour guide as you drive between Calgary, Canmore, Banff, Lake Louise, Sunshine Village & Nakiska! Over 50 points of interest. Freedom. No directions or time limits. Stop at as many sights & attractions as you like. Start / stop anywhere. Travel in any direction along route. Hands Free. Fun audio clips play automatically as you drive. Live GPS map. No data used during tour. Easy to Use. Download the app. Select the tour. Go! Family Friendly. Fun Tripvia Guides keep you laughing & engaged along the way! Trivia Fun. Each point of interest has a fun multiple choice trivia question. Keep score or just listen! Inexpensive. Only 1 tour booking needed per vehicle / group. Play audio through vehicle's stereo so everyone can hear.
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  • 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$11.02
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$11.02
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Voyageur Canoe and Horseback Ride

Voyageur Canoe and Horseback Ride

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Your day will begin at the Barrier Lake Day Use Area, where you will climb into our voyageur canoe and paddle the breathtaking Barrier Lake. A leisurely paddle along the shore of this lake is the perfect addition to any visit to Kananaskis. As you paddle along the rugged shoreline surrounded by mountains, be sure to watch for the wildlife that frequent this area! Once you return to shore, you will drive south on the picturesque Highway 40, and right into cowboy country. When you arrive at Boundary Ranch, you will enjoy a sumptuous ranch lunch before heading out on horseback. This trail ride is a great introduction to our riding terrain: You will travel through wooded trails, past picturesque ponds with the Kananaskis Range towering against the blue Alberta skies. Voyageur Canoe Portion of tour is sold as per family/cohort, minimum 4 adults maximum of 9 participants.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.19
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$104.19
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Voyageur Canoe Tour

Voyageur Canoe Tour

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Step into our stable 25' voyageur canoe and paddle breathtaking Barrier Lake. A leisurely paddle along the shore of this lake is the perfect addition to any visit to Kananaskis. The voyageurs were responsible for the Western settlement expansion of Canada by utilizing large canoes that held many people. Learn how to light a fire without a match and watch for wildlife as you paddle along the rugged shoreline surrounded by mountains. Tour is per family/cohort, minimum of 4 adults required to run tour. Maximum of 9 participants.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.58
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$39.58
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Mohkinstsis Walking Tour - Explore Calgary's Indigenous History

Mohkinstsis Walking Tour - Explore Calgary's Indigenous History

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This is Calgary's only Indigenous walking tour where you will hear traditional stories and learn about Indigenous culture and history from your guide who is from the Blood Tribe of southern Alberta and grew up on reserve. Tarra Wright Many Chief is the owner and head tour guide of Many Chief Tours. SheÔÇÖs a successful tourism consultant who grew up on nearby Kainai Reserve (Blood Tribe) and now she has created her own tourism business. Tarra walks guests through St. PatrickÔÇÖs Island and shares personal stories, explains some cultural traditions of her family, and explains the cultural significance of this location to the Blackfoot people where the Bow and Elbow Rivers meet.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$33.07
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$33.07
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