Banff Carriage Rides

Soak up the mountain scenery while relaxing in a private horse-drawn carriage, complete with a cowboy driver as your personal guide. If you’re planning on a sightseeing tour of Banff, there aren’t many more elegant ways to get around.

Snap photos of historic buildings on a tour of downtown, take in the beauty of the Bow River or journey out to Fairmont Banff Springs.

If you want to set your own agenda, just let us know – we can customize a carriage ride that visits the parts of Banff you’d most like to see.


Banff Family Carriage Ride with Banff Trail Riders
Family Fun

Carriage Rides

Private horse-drawn carriage tours are available daily from downtown Banff. Prices are per carriage (each fits up to six people). Please use the contact form, or call us, to enquire about availability for this tour. Each carriage can hold up to six passengers. We offer three standard tours as well as the ability to customize a tour specifically for you. Downtown Banff Carriage Ride - 15 Mins This carriage ride takes you through town and along the Bow River. You will pass by many of the original homesteads of Banff, each having a story to tell.  From the Bow River you pass by Banff’s Central Park and back onto Banff Avenue for your return to downtown Banff. Price: $77.00 per carriage Bow River Carriage Ride - 30 Mins A carriage ride taking you over the Bow River and past the Indian Trading Post
Apr – Oct
Throughout the day
15 Mins, 30 Mins, 1 Hour
Banff Wedding Carriage Ride in Banff, Canadian Rockies with Banff Trail Riders

Wedding Carriage

Discover how we can make your Banff wedding even more enchanting. This package includes a pick-up, tour and drop-off up to an hour long from any locations in Banff (excluding Bow Falls, Tunnel Mountain and the Rimrock Hotel) and can accommodate up to 6 passengers in the carriage. The package rate includes some waiting time so you won’t have to worry if you are running a few minutes late and can be customized to suit your special day. You do not need to be getting hitched to take advantage of the package rate. This option is open to anyone looking to add a little elegance to their day. For help planning your special day, check out for links to the best wedding service providers in the Bow Valley. Our wedding photographer of choice is Malcolm Carmichael at Peak
per booking
Apr – Oct
Throughout the day
1 Hour