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Banff Avenue, Banff
(4.1/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
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 using our Banff trip itinerary planner.
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  • Banff Avenue is a great experience...once only! Having seen the area change over the last 20 years, not in my opinion for the better, it is a trip to be undertaken without haste and with deep pockets....  more »
  • Just the right amount of shopping on the main street in Banff so that you can do it all in one or two sessions. Lots of outdoor clothing stores, souvenir shops, but also art and jewellery. There are l...  more »
  • Banff is truly a very special city and ideally suited for strolling. Many nice shops, cafes and restaurants invite you to linger and there is a relaxed atmosphere! Great little town!
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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.