Banff is the largest town in Banff National Park, in Alberta’s Rockies, Canada. It is also the first incorporated municipality located within a national park in Canada. It is the town with the highest elevation in Canada. It is surrounded by valleys, notably Mount Rundle, Sulphur Mountain, Mount Norquay, and Cascade Mountain.


Banff is a resort town and one of Canada’s most popular tourist destinations, known for its mountainous surroundings and hot springs. It is a major destination for outdoor sports and features extensive hiking, biking, scrambling and skiing areas within the region.

Take a dip at the Upper Hot Springs. Be sure to take in the White Museum of the Canadian Rockies, the Cave and Basin National Historic Site and the Banff Park Museum National Historic Site.

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