Some of the most iconic destinations in Canada include Banff and Jasper National Park. With incredible views, hiking trails, wildlife encounters, golf courses, and world-class restaurants – there is something for everyone. In addition to its natural beauty, it’s also a great place to take a break from the daily grind. Here are five reasons why you should make your way up north this spring!

The natural beauty of Banff

One of the most iconic destinations in Canada is Banff National Park. With incredible views, wildlife encounters, and golf courses, – there is something for everyone. In addition to its natural beauty, it’s also a great place to take the family for a nice weekend getaway.

Banff Springs Hotel with a sunny backdrop

The history and culture of Banff

Banff has a national park that was established in 1885, making it one of Canada’s oldest national parks. It has a rich history of culture and wildlife. Another great stop to check out is the Fairmont Banff Springs most commonly known as the Banff Springs Hotel. The hotel opened in 1888 and rumor has it that there are even a few ghosts that roam the halls.

Great hiking trails

If you love outdoor activities, Banff National Park is the perfect place for you. Between the endless hiking trails, mountain biking tours, and sightseeing bus tours – there are many opportunities to explore. And if you’re looking for a more relaxing way to experience the outdoors, try taking in some of the scenic vistas from one of the many lookouts.

A plate of tasty Canadian Poutine

Wildlife encounters

One of the best parts about visiting Banff is having the chance to spot some wildlife. In Canada, there are loads of opportunities for wildlife viewing, but Banff is one of the best places. It’s a great place to see elk, grizzly bears, mountain lions, and more. Take a look at a few of these spots:

Lake Louise Gondola

Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre

Grizzly Bear Refuge: Wildlife in Banff

World-class restaurants

Banff and Lake Louise’s restaurants are there for you, whether you’re out to catch up with friends or family; looking for a casual lunch or dinner; hosting an event; or just need somewhere to unwind. If you’re staying at the Banff Springs Hotel, you will find 7 amazing restaurants all within close proximity to each other and have a chance to wander the halls of a castle-like hotel!

These are just a few reasons out of many why you should make the trip. If you’re thinking of immigrating to Canada, make sure to contact us if you have any questions or complete our FREE assessment form.

Stephen Somerville

Stephen Somerville

Director of Marketing and Business Development