Pursuit's Covid Safety Promise is our commitment to the safety and well-being of our guests and staff. Through this program, we will ensure that everyone feels safe at our experiences so that the power of our places can shine through.

Our cancellation policy is more flexible than ever allowing you to cancel your trip up to 2 days before it begins.

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Vintage Tours with a Modern Twist

Climb on board our new custom vehicles to explore the people, places and moments that have made Banff into what it is today. Our vintage-inspired coaches have the look and feel of the 1930s—including a fully-open roof and a guide in period costume, plus they come with modern comforts like USB charging ports for your phone.

You can expect rich characters, fascinating stories, gorgeous views and photo opportunities at every turn. It’s the perfect way to start your exploration of Banff.

Banff's Newest Experience
See Banff's most Insta-worthy photo spots
Tour in a Vintage-style 1930s automobile
Small and intimate groups of 10
Open or glass-top roof
Storyteller guides in period costume
Perfect for weddings and small groups!


Child (Ages 6-15)$25

Safety Promise Guest Information & Reservation Policy

Safety Promise at Open Top Touring

Ensure adequate physical distancing
  • Limit vehicle capacity to 50% occupancy.
  • Reserve empty seats between groups.
  • Masks are mandatory in all public locations and for the duration of the experience.
Heightened hygiene & sanitation protocols
  • Sanitize vehicles between all outings.
  • Make hand sanitizer available throughout experience.
Rigourous staff training & communications
  • Train staff to ensure everyone’s safety & well-being.
  • Collaborate with regional partners & experts.
Peace of Mind
Peace of Mind:
Taking a positive approach
  • We've implemented these strategies so you can relax and be inspired by the spectacular Canadian Rockies.

Departure Times

Tour dates Departure times Duration
April 17 – May 30*
Departures every 2 hours, 10 AM – 4 PM 90 minutes
June 1 – June 30
Departures every hour, 10 AM – 6 PM 90 minutes
Summer 2021 dates and times coming soon


  • Tours depart from the Mount Royal Hotel, located at 138 Banff Ave. Tour departs from the east side entrance.
  • *Additional tours will run Friday May 21 and Monday May 24 every two hours from 10 AM – 6 PM

Stories from Open Top Touring

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Questions? Contact our Local Experts

A member of our team will respond within 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (weekends).

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