Banff, Jasper & the Canadian Rockies
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Our pick of the best experiences in the Canadian Rockies
The Canadian Rockies mountain range spans the provinces of British Columbia and Alberta. Offering ice-capped peaks, alpine lakes, diverse wildlife and beautiful national parks, it’s a destination best enjoyed outdoors. Discover the Canadian Rockies on a luxury holiday with Lightfoot Travel and prepare for stunning scenery and the ultimate in adventure.
Banff is a bustling ski resort town where crowds take advantage of the alpine activities and excellent art galleries and restaurants. Remember to visit the Cave and Basin, and indulgent hot springs.
When the ice melts, the park offers the opportunity to kayak, canoe, stand up paddle board and hike around Moraine Lake and Lake Louise, famous for their turquoise glacial waters and spectacular mountainous backdrops.
At the heart of Banff National Park, Jasper is home to grizzly bears, moose, elk and caribou. It’s also a wonderful spot for stargazing, best enjoyed from the porch of a rustic log cabin. Boat trips to Maligne Lake and Spirit Island offer plenty for budding photographers and those who love being at one with nature.