Banff is an Alberta town that is unique in that it is located in the heart of the national park of the same name. Surrounded by the Rocky Mountain Range, the Rundle and Cascade Mountains are the town’s landmarks.


As a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada, you must still communicate the dates of your stay in another province to your banking institution before your departure.


The complete vaccine (2 doses) against COVID-19 is the only vaccine recommended by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) for inter-provincial travel. Please note that two doses of vaccine are required to take a flight, board a train or ship.


It is not necessary to travel with your passport from one province to another if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. However, make sure you always have a valid identification card such as a driver’s license or health insurance card.


Month Max Min Prec.
January -5 °C -16 °C 19 mm
February 0 °C -13 °C 15 mm
March 5 °C -9 °C 22 mm
April 11 °C -4 °C 32 mm
May 16 °C 1 °C 49 mm
June 21 °C 5 °C 66 mm
July 27 °C 7 °C 44 mm
August 23 °C 7 °C 52 mm
September 19 °C 3 °C 43 mm
October 12 °C -1 °C 27 mm
November 3 °C -8 °C 27 mm
December -4 °C -14 °C 22 mm


Canada’s official languages are English and French. English is the main language used in all provinces except Quebec, where French is the official language. New Brunswick is the only officially bilingual province in the country. Although English is the dominant language, there are several French-speaking communities across Canada.

Things to do in Banff


The SkiBig3 is in fact the amalgamation of the three largest ski resorts located in Banff National Park. With this pass, you will be able to ski the famous Lake Louise Alpine Resort where several world cups in alpine skiing are held, Banff Sunshine and Mount Norquay.

Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake is undoubtedly the most emblematic place in the Canadian Rockies. Its turquoise water surrounded by mountains will make you want to escape into nature for a hike.

Lake Louise

Lake Louise is another popular part of the national park. Discover it on a hike or simply enjoy a good meal at the Fairmont Château Lake Louise restaurant.

à sa découverte lors d’une randonnée pédestre ou admirez le tout simplement pendant un bon repas depuis le restaurant du Fairmont Château Lake Louise.

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