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Lake Minnewanka Cruise

by Pursuit Duration 1h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $49

On this hour-long cruise, relax and take in the scenery along Lake Minnewanka, located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Along the way, learn about the wildlife and vegetation that populate the mountainous terrain.

Climb aboard either a 43-passenger Lake Cruiser or a 65-passenger Alberta Explorer. Then set out on the lake's majestic water. This glacial lake is the longest in the Canadian Rockies, stretching more than 17 miles (27 km). Your narrator points out the breathtaking surroundings, including Mount Peechee.

Snap photos of the snow-capped mountains standing regally in the background and listen to your experienced crew's narration, which details the lake's rich history, folklore, and geology as you cruise. Before heading in, learn about the brave explorers who named these mountains, as well as the area's native legacy.

On this hour-long cruise, relax and take in the scenery along Lake Minnewanka, located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Along the way, learn about the wildlife and vegetation that populate the mountainous terrain.

Climb aboard either a 43-passenger Lake Cruiser or a 65-passenger Alberta Explorer. Then set out on the lake's majestic water. This glacial lake is the longest in the Canadian Rockies, stretching more than 17 miles (27 km). Your narrator points out the breathtaking surroundings, including Mount Peechee.

Snap photos of the snow-capped mountains standing regally in the background and listen to your experienced crew's narration, which details the lake's rich history, folklore, and geology as you cruise. Before heading in, learn about the brave explorers who named these mountains, as well as the area's native legacy.

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Live Commentary in English.

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Prices are cheaper when booked in bulk

Total price is $48.06, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Lake Minnewanka Cruise

Activity Location

Minnewanka Loop Drive

Banff

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Minnewanka Loop Drive

    Lake Minnewanka Parking Lot

    Banff T0L

  • Banff International Hotel

    333 Banff Avenue

    Banff T1L


Highlights

  • Relaxing hour-long cruise on the majestic Lake Minnewanka

  • Intriguing & informative narration about the area's history

  • Accommodating, attentive & friendly crew onboard

  • Breathtaking views in the heart of the Canadian Rockies

  • Opportunity to learn about the region's geology & folklore


Inclusions

  • Guided cruise of Lake Minnewanka

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from Banff International Hotel


Know Before You Book

  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary.

  • This activity is wheelchair accessible.

  • Cruise runs daily every hour on the hour from 10 AM to 6 PM, May 8–Sep 13 and from 10 AM to 5 PM, Sep 14–Oct 11.

  • Check-in is 30 minutes prior to cruise start time.


Lake Minnewanka Cruise ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Expedia Verified Reviews

4.5 out of 5

2/5 Jul 23, 2019

Le trajet manque d’attrait puisqu'il se fait principalement au milieu du Lac. Assez dispendieux pour une promenade en bateau! Par contre, la guide était excellente, une chance !

Jun 16, 2017

Our pilot Ian and guide were wonderful. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and she provided details regarding history, wild life etc

Navin D W

United States