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Banff Avenue, Banff

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Historic Walking Area
Situated in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, Banff Avenue , the main street of the eponymous city, offers a range of shops, restaurants, and other attractions. Stroll down the lively street and enjoy the mountainous scenery in the background. Purchase quirky souvenirs, try local dishes and sweets, people-watch, and admire the rustic architecture from one of the charming cafes or restaurants. Plan your Banff Avenue visit and explore what else you can see and do in Banff National Park using our Banff National Park trip itinerary planner.
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  • We always enjoy a walk around Banff avenue. Afternoon tea in Evelyn's is a must, as is a visit to Banff Rocks and Gems.  more »
  • The beating heart of this friendly town. Shops, restaurants, bars, in short everything is there. Also very well defined and useful are the diagonal crossing points for pedestrians to the traffic lights. You can never find litter, everywhere you vuilbankken and ashtrays; the traffic is courteous.
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  • A walk down Banff avenue and you will enjoy amazing mountain views all around you and awesome shops for everything from souvenirs, ski apparel and rentals, to delicious restaurants! If you have a swee...  more »
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  • A small liquor store open late with good selection. Single and case beer available as well as a fair amount of wines.