Enjoy 360 degree winter views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains as you ride an 8-passenger gondola and take in the breathtaking views of Banff National Park. The Banff Sunshine Gondola will carry you 4.6 km from our base area to our village area. On the gondola ride, you will gain a vertical rise of 504 m (1,653 ft.). At the village, continue on up the mountain and ride the Mount Standish Chairlift that will take you to the top of Mt. Standish. Experience your surroundings from the highest sightseeing elevation in the Banff and Lake Louise area at 7,875ft (2,400m). Winter views of the three high-alpine lakes and jaw dropping view of Mt. Assiniboine, "the Matterhorn of the Canadian Rockies".Description
The Banff Sunshine Gondola will run daily from 8:30-5:00 Monday-Sunday.
Mt. Standish Chairlift will run daily from 9:00-4:00 Monday-Sunday
Extended Spring hours will be effect for April and May bookings, please call 1877-542-2633 for times.
Once you arrive at the Banff Sunshine Village base parking lot please visit our Guest Services desk, located on the 2nd floor of the Creekside Building, to redeem your voucher and receive your Gondola and Sightseeing ticket. Stop into one of our retail locations located in the Creekside Building to purchase some souvenirs of your trip. While there feel free to sit down for a nice meal or stop for a quick coffee at one of our Food and Beverage outlets.
Your adventure now begins with a scenic 8 passenger Gondola ride through the mountains up to the Sunshine Village Base area where you will have access to all of our amenities. With many retail and Food and Beverage Outlets you can take your time and check out the area or head straight the the Mt. Standish Chair lift. Once at the top enjoy a 360 degrees uninterrupted view of three high-alpine lakes and jaw dropping views of Mt. Assiniboine, "The Matterhorn of the Canadian Rockies"Highlights
: Banff, CanadaDuration
: 1 to 2 hrs Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.