Banff Avenue, Banff

3.7
#3 of 7 in Historic Sites in Banff National Park
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 builder website .
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  • Gorgeous mountain views everywhere. Great shops and restaurants. My only displeasure was the amount of tourists getting off the tour busses and the fact that they would not move over on the sidewalks....  more »
  • City is very nice and cute! We could walk everywhere from our hotel which made things so easy for us and the kids. Only down side was it was to cold for New Year's street celebration but fireworks whe...  more »
  • Love this great little town filled with darling shops and great food. Quite busy but still worth the trouble!!!  more »
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  • Service is Terrible, ordered a drink and took over an half an hour. I had ordered a drink and the bar tender had served 3 people before me. I am very unsastified with the service. I will never come to this club again nor will I ever suggest anyone to come here. Worst expetience ever.
  • A small liquor store open late with good selection. Single and case beer available as well as a fair amount of wines.

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