The town of Banff is located right inside Banff National Park, high in the Canadian Rockies. The highest town in Canada at 4,537 feet, it’s surrounded by towering mountains, including Mount Rundle, Sulphur Mountain, Mount Norquay, and Cascade Mountain.It’s common to see herds of deer strolling the main street alongside visitors who enjoy the many interesting shops, art galleries, museums and restaurants. A variety of dining options can be enjoyed, including regionally sourced Rocky Mountain fare, and you’ll also find some great pubs where you can enjoy the warmth of a fire, a drink and sometimes live entertainment too.
If you want to learn more about the area, visit the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies to learn more about the area. This is also where the visitor center is, an excellent resource for tips and other information.