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Book Jasper Jasper National Park Activities and Attractions
Booking attractions in Jasper National Park, located in Alberta, Canada. Jasper National Park has a variety of incredible experiences for nature enthusiasts, from stunning mountain landscapes to abundant wildlife. Jasper National Park is one of the largest and most northerly of the Rocky Mountain national parks, offering a sublime expanse of untamed wilderness for visitors to explore. It spans over 11,000 square kilometers (4,200 square miles) and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site that also includes Banff National Park, Yoho National Park, and others in the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks system.

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Icefields Parkway to Jasper from Calgary

Book Jasper Icefields Parkway to Jasper from Calgary

Book Jasper Icefields Parkway to Jasper from Calgary

Travel along the Icefields Parkway, one of Canada's most scenic drives.

Icefields Parkway Discovery to Jasper from Calgary

Travel from Calgary to Jasper on this one-way Canadian Rockies day trip by coach, ideal for photographers, outdoor enthusiasts and casual sightseers alike.

Explore Banff National Park and Jasper National Park, and travel along the Icefields Parkway, one of Canada's most scenic drives. You'll visit sights including Lake Louise, Crowfoot Glacier and Peyto Lake, and ride the Ice Explorer on the Columbia Icefield. Enjoy guided nature walks, admire waterfalls and glaciers, and have free time for lunch on this full-day tour.

Book Jasper Icefields Parkway to Jasper from Calgary

Jasper Icefields Parkway Tours

Icefields Parkway Tours

To fully appreciate the majesty and diversity of the landscapes along the Icefields Parkway, many visitors opt for organized tours.

Jasper Icefields Parkway Guided Bus Tours


These are full-day bus tours that take you along the Icefields Parkway with multiple stops at major attractions. You benefit from expert commentary from knowledgeable guides who explain the geological features, wildlife, and history of the region.


Stops typically include Bow Lake, Peyto Lake, the Columbia Icefield, and the Athabasca Glacier. Many tours include a ride on the Ice Explorer and a walk on the Glacier Skywalk. Duration: Full day, usually around 8-10 hours.

Private Jasper Icefields Parkway Tours


Private tours offer a personalized experience. You can tailor the itinerary to your preferences, spending more time at the places that interest you most.


Similar to bus tours but with the flexibility to focus on specific interests such as photography, hiking, or wildlife viewing.


Customizable, generally full-day.

Self-Drive Icefields Parkway Tours


For those who prefer independence, renting a car and driving the Icefields Parkway at your own pace is a great option. This allows you to stop whenever you like and explore areas off the beaten path.


Freedom to explore lesser-known sites and the flexibility to start and end the journey on your own schedule.


Ensure you have a reliable vehicle, a full tank of gas (as there are few gas stations), and supplies such as food and water. Also, check road conditions in advance, especially in winter.

Jasper Icefields Parkway Motorcycle Tours


Riding a motorcycle along the Icefields Parkway is popular for those who love the open road. Guided motorcycle tours provide additional support and camaraderie.


The thrill of riding through some of the most spectacular scenery in the Canadian Rockies.


Typically a day tour, but can be extended to several days.

Bicycle Tours


For the very adventurous, cycling the Icefields Parkway is a challenging but rewarding experience, often done with support vehicles.


Intimate connection with the landscape, physical challenge, and a slower pace to enjoy the natural beauty.


Multi-day, depending on the pace and total distance covered.

Things to Consider on the Icefields Parkway


The weather can change quickly in the mountains, so it's important to be prepared with appropriate clothing and gear.


The area is home to bears, elk, and other wildlife; knowing how to safely view and interact with wildlife is crucial.


Cell service can be spotty, so plan accordingly with maps and emergency contact methods.


A Parks Canada Pass is required to travel on the Icefields Parkway.

Whether guided or self-guided, a tour along the Icefields Parkway is an unforgettable journey through some of the most breathtaking landscapes on earth. The combination of majestic peaks, turquoise lakes, and expansive glaciers provides a profound sense of awe and a deeper appreciation for the natural world.