Calgary Day Trips

Dinosaur Provincial Park
Dinosaur Provincial Park
Must-See Attractions

Calgary Day Trips

Explore our great region with attractions just outside of Calgary.

Day trips are a fun way to explore and a great complement to your next Calgary trip. Explore the National Parks and World Heritage Sites just beyond the city with the tips and tricks you need to beat the crowds and be home in time for dinner in Calgary.

Aspen Crossing

Aspen Crossing

Aspen Crossing

Banff Gondola

Banff Gondola at Sulphur Mountain

Banff Gondola at Sulphur Mountain (Photo By: Brewster Travel Canada)

Banff Gondola at Sulphur Mountain

Banff Gondola at Sulphur Mountain (Photo By: Brewster Travel Canada)

Banff Upper Hot Springs

Banff Hot Springs in Banff National Park

Banff Hot Springs in Banff National Park (Photo By: Roth & Ramberg)

Banff Hot Springs in Banff National Park

Banff Hot Springs in Banff National Park (Photo By: Roth & Ramberg)

Banff Lake Cruise

Banff Lake Cruise

Banff Lake Cruise (Photo By: Brewster Travel Canada)

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site (Photo By: Jeff Bartlett)

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site (Photo By: Jeff Bartlett)

Dinosaur Provincial Park

Dinosaur Provincial Park

Dinosaur Provincial Park (Photo By: Mike Seehagel)

Frank Slide Interpretive Centre

Frank Slide Interpretive Centre

Frank Slide Interpretive Centre (Photo By: Jeff Bartlett)

Glacier Skywalk

Glacier Skywalk in Banff

Glacier Skywalk in Banff (Photo By: Neil Zeller)

Glacier Skywalk in Banff

Glacier Skywalk in Banff (Photo By: Neil Zeller)

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump World Heritage Site

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump World Heritage Site

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump World Heritage Site (Photo By: Mike Seehagel)

Lake Louise

Lake Louise

Lake Louise (Photo By: Copithorne & Blakely)

Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site

Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site (Parks Canada/Ryan Bray)

Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site (Parks Canada/Ryan Bray)

Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology

See magnificent exhibits at the Royal Tyrrell Museum

See magnificent exhibits at the Royal Tyrrell Museum

Royal Tyrrell Museum

Royal Tyrrell Museum

Waterton Lakes National Park

Waterton Lakes National Park

Waterton Lakes National Park (Photo By: Travel Alberta/Mike Seehagel)