The Sights of Canmore GPS-Guided Audio Walking Tour

Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you explore Canmore!

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 km (return) sightseeing tour, we'll point out must-see sights, attractions & sculptures, as well as explore historical buildings from Canmore's coal mining days.

Highlights include Policeman's Creek Boardwalk, the Canmore Miner's Union Hall, NWMP Barracks & more!

Don't just see the sights of Canmore, hear what they have 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

$7

NZD

Duration

90 to 120 minutes

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Take as long as you like to complete the tour
    • Lifetime Tour Access on Tripvia Tours app for Android & iOS
    • Download on WIFI before (no signal required or data used during tour)
    • Customer Service via Phone & Email
    What's excluded :
    • Attraction tickets
    • Smartphone or tablet
    • Headphones (optional - audio will play from device speaker too)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Canmore, Canmore, Kananaskis Country, Alberta

    Using the live GPS map to navigate, you'll discover the following 30 points of interest.

    Pass By: Three Sisters Gallery, Canmore, AB T1W 1N6, Canada

    We'll point out the fascinating building that's home to the Three Sisters Gallery, and tell you all about why it's worth a peak inside. You can take as long or as little time as you like visiting the sights and attractions in Canmore, the tour will be ready to go when you are!

    Pass By: Bow Valley Trail & Railway Avenue, Bow Valley Trail & Railway Ave, Canmore, AB T1W 2X2, Canada

    As you cross the railway tracks, we'll tell you about the Canadian Pacific Railway and the effect it had on the development of Canmore.

    Pass By: Sidney Street & Bow Valley Trail, Sidney St & Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, AB T1W 1N4, Canada

    We'll point out the iconic British red telephone box that sits at the corner. You've definitely seen them, but how much do you know about them? You'll find out!

    Pass By: Hospital Place & Bow Valley Trail, Hospital Pl & Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, AB T1W 1P5, Canada

    We'll point out a black bear sculpture and tell you a bit about black bears in Canmore and the Rocky Mountains.

    Pass By: Bow Valley Trail & 13 Street, Bow Valley Trail & 13 St, Canmore, AB T1W, Canada

    After the black bear sculpture, wouldn't you know it, there's a grizzly bear sculpture! We'll tell you about some of the differences between the two.

    Pass By: Bow Valley Trail & 15 Street, Bow Valley Trail & 15 St, Canmore, AB T1W, Canada

    We'll point out a fantastic view of the mountains to the north. We'll you a bit about how Princess Margaret Mountain, Squaw's Tit, Mount Charles Stewart, Mount Lady MacDonald and Mount Grotto got their names!

    Pass By: Bow Valley Trail & 17 Street, Bow Valley Trail & 17 St, Canmore, AB T1W 1L8, Canada

    We'll point out a big inukshuk and tell you a bit about them.

    Pass By: Railway Avenue & Bow Valley Trail, Railway Ave & Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, AB T1W 2X2, Canada

    We'll point out the coal mining cars monument and tell you how important of a factor mining was in the early days of Canmore.

    Pass By: Policeman's Creek Boardwalk, Canmore, Alberta T0L 0M0 Canada

    Although you'll only walk about a kilometer of the trail, you’ll still pass creeks & ponds with fish swimming, and forested areas with songbirds singing. Sounds idyllic, and it rhymes!

    Pass By: Policeman's Creek Boardwalk, Canmore, Alberta T0L 0M0 Canada

    As you walk the beautiful boardwalk, we'll tell you about the mighty Bow River that carves through Canmore.

    Pass By: Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park, 1988 Olympic Way Suite 100, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2T6 Canada

    We won't make it to the actual park on the tour, but it's definitely worth talking about while you walk!

    Pass By: Policeman's Creek Boardwalk, Canmore, Alberta T0L 0M0 Canada

    Canmore is home to a number of events throughout the year. As you stroll through the beautiful scenery, we'll tell you about them. Who knows, maybe you got lucky and are visiting during an event!

    Pass By: Mount Rundle, Improvement District No. 9, AB T0L, Canada

    We'll point out an incredible view of Mount Rundle and tell you everything we know about it!

    Pass By: 10 Street, 10 St, Canmore, AB T1W, Canada

    We'll show you a mural of Isabelle Dube, and explain the tragic story behind it.

    Pass By: Canmore Museum and Geoscience Center, 609 Main St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B1 Canada

    You'll see the museum that has over 10,000 artificats and has been welcoming visitors since 1984.

    Pass By: Friendship Park, 1001 6 Ave Unit 221, Canmore, AB T1W 3L8, Canada

    You'll stroll this small park and discover what the town of Canmore has in common with the Japanese city of Higashikawa.

    Pass By: 8 Street, 8 St, Canmore, AB T1W, Canada

    You'll stroll down Main Street and see all the shops, restaurants and galleries that call Canmore home.

    Pass By: Canmore Hotel, 100 Kananaskis Way, Canmore, AB T1W 2X2, Canada

    We'll point out this stalwart in Canmore that was built way back in 1890 by Count Eugene de Rambouville!

    Pass By: The Canmore Miners' Union Hall, 738 7 St, Canmore, AB T1W 2C7, Canada

    You'll see and learn about one of Canmore's most important cultural and historical buildings, and the often contentious relationship the town had with miners.

    Pass By: Three Sisters, Kananaskis, AB T0L, Canada

    We'll point out a good view of the iconic mountain and tell you which sister is which!

    Pass By: Centennial Park, 5 Ave, Canmore, AB T1W, Canada

    We'll take you to the mountain inspired, wooden Stan Rogers stage and tell you about some of the acts that perform here and the Canmore Folk Fest.

    Pass By: Centennial Park, 5 Ave, Canmore, AB T1W, Canada

    You'll get a great view of the mountains while strolling through this urban park. While you walk, we'll tell you about some of the events hosted here.

    Pass By: Ralph Connor Memorial United Church Canmore, 617 8 St, Canmore, AB T1W 2B1, Canada

    We'll point out the one of the earliest Presbyterian churches built in Alberta and tell you about the mystery behind it's name.

    Pass By: Nwmp Barracks, 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2B1 Canada

    We'll take you one of the most important attractions on in Canmore and explain how the barracks played an important role in maintaining law and order in Canmore's more rough and tumble days.

    Pass By: Big Head Sculpture, 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta Canada

    Finally, we'll tell you all about the odd sculpture and how it's associated with the name Canmore itself!

  • Departure Point :
    909A Railway Ave, Canmore, AB T1W 1P4, Canada
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/28/2020 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • This is a self-guided tour so you use your smartphone & earphones. Please follow all Alberta health protocols and wear a mask when practicable.
  • 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.

Language

English - Written, English - Audio

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Tripvia Tours

Activity ID: V-214606P1

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