Calgary's Beltline District GPS-Guided Audio Walking Tour
Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you explore Calgary's Beltline District!
Keep the professional tour guide experience, ditch the crowded tour groups, tight schedules and high prices. Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, tour guide commentary will automatically play!
On this 5.5 km sightseeing tour, you'll discover historical buildings, statues, churches, urban parks and the famous Stampede grounds.
Highlights include St. Mary's Cathedral, Central Memorial Park & Library, Senator Lougheed Residence, Chinook Arc and more.
Don't just see the beauty of the Beltline District, hear what it has to say!
The tour also comes with a fun location based trivia game. After the commentary plays, look at your device and tap your guess at the answer. See your score as you go!
Getting started is easy, just book the tour, download the app and go. Note: the number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour too.
per adult from
60 to 90 minutes
What's included :
- Customer Service via Phone & Email
- Lifetime tour access on Tripvia Tours App for iPhone & Android
- Take as long as you like to complete the tour
- Download on WIFI before (no signal required or data used during tour)
What's excluded :
- Attraction tickets
- Headphones (optional - audio will play from device speaker too)
- Smartphone or tablet
- 18$ ticket required to Stampede Grounds (last 4 tour stops) during Stampede week (early July)
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Memorial Park Library, 1221 2 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W5 Canada
We'll point out the beautiful library built in 1912 and tell you a bit about it's history. Please note that although all points of interest say 'Pass by without stopping', you can stop anywhere you like for as long as you like. You can pick up the tour when you're done.
Pass By: Central Memorial Park, 1221 2 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0W5 Canada
Boer War Memorial. We'll point out this incredible statue honouring those who fought in the war.
Pass By: 4 Street Southwest, 4 St SW, Calgary, AB, Canada
Calgary Memorial Cenotaph. You'll learn a bit about this memorial as well as what the benches on either side signify.
Pass By: 12 Avenue Southwest & 5 Street Southwest, 12 Ave SW & 5 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 1J3, Canada
Lorraine Block. We'll point out this historical apartment block and tell you what rent went for 100 years ago!
Pass By: Chinook Arc, 841-1009 12 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 1P9, Canada
We'll point out this super cool modern art creation that changes colours to match those around it.
Pass By: Barb Scott Park, 1211 9 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 1P9, Canada
You'll stroll through this urban park while we tell about it's importance to the city.
Pass By: Calgary Opera, 1315 7 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1A5 Canada
We'll point out this church turned opera home and tell you about the transformation.
Pass By: Lougheed House, 707-13 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0K8 Canada
As you walk around this fantastic old mansion, we'll tell you about the Senator Lougheed and his accomplishments.
Pass By: 13 Avenue Southwest & 6 Street Southwest, 13 Ave SW & 6 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0K7, Canada
Lougheed Architecture. On the other side of the home, we'll tell you a bit about how it was a modern feat for the time.
Pass By: Counting Crows, 13 Ave SW &, 4 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0W5, Canada
You won't miss this one, but we'll point it out and tell you about it anyways. It's very unique... we'll leave it at that.
Pass By: 4 Street Southwest, 4 St SW, Calgary, AB, Canada
Hester Apartments. You'll see and learn a bit about this heritage apartment complex.
Pass By: Haultain Place Southwest, Haultain Pl SW, Calgary, AB T2V, Canada
You'll see the very first school ever built in Calgary with some modern amenities!
Pass By: 13 Avenue Southwest & 1 Street Southwest, 13 Ave SW & 1 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0W3, Canada
Underwood Block Annex. We'll point out another historical building and tell you about it's importance
Pass By: 1 Street Southwest & 14 Avenue Southwest, 1 St SW & 14 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0W3, Canada
Findlay Apartments. You'll see and learn about one of the oldest apartment complexes in all of Calgary, as well as how it went from being an all male, to an all female building.
Pass By: Centre Street North, Centre St N, Calgary, AB, Canada
George Cushing Residence. We'll point out this home built in 1906 and tell you about the man George Cushing himself.
Pass By: McHugh House, 1515 Centre St S, Calgary, AB T2G 2E6, Canada
We'll tell you all about the house that moved here.
Pass By: Rouleauville Square, 197 17 Avenue Southwest In Front of Saint Mary's Cathedral, Calgary, Alberta Canada
As you stroll through the urban heritage park, we'll tell you about the Calgary's French connection.
Pass By: Calgary Fire Hall #2, 1807 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 2N9 Canada
Learn about one of the first two fire halls built in Calgary!
Pass By: Calgary Stampede, 1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary, Alberta T2P 2K8 Canada
As you enter the grounds, we'll give you an overview on the grounds and of course the Calgary Stampede itself! Note that admission to the grounds is required during the Stampede week.
Pass By: Stampede Corral, Calgary, AB T2G, Canada
You'll see and learn about the historic building, and why it's being replaced by a new one.
Pass By: The Scotiabank Saddledome, 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 2W1 Canada
You'll see it, because it's huge, but we'll point it out anyways and tell you about the home to the NHL's Calgary Flames.
Pass By: Calgary Stampede Grandstand, 3 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 5A2, Canada
The last stop on the tour, where all the action happens! You'll see the where the rodeo itself takes place and learn about it's roots.
Departure Point :Memorial Park Library, 1221 2 St SW, Calgary, AB T2R 1N8, Canada
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/28/2020 - 12/28/2021
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Return Detail :Calgary Stampede, 1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary, AB T2G 2W1, Canada
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Stroller accessible
- Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- This is a self-guided tour so you'll use your own smartphone and headphones (optional). Please note that mask requirements are currently for indoor public spaces only. Please abide by all provincial health requirements regarding mask use.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.