Plan your visit

Cave and Basin National Historic Site

To fully experience the Cave and Basin, gift shop and the surrounding boardwalks, plan at least 2-3 hours. Special programs should be booked ahead of time. Combine it with a soak in the Banff Upper Hot Springs just a short drive around Sulphur Mountain.

Hours of operation

Facilities and hours of operation.


Daily visitor fees, program fees, and more. Free admission for youth.

Heritage venue rentals

Weddings, meetings, receptions and event rentals.

Thermal Waters Pass

Visit two great Parks Canada sites for one low price.

How to get here


311 Cave Ave,
Banff, Alberta T1L 1K2


+ 1-(403)-762-1566



The Cave and Basin National Historic Site is 128 kilometres on the Trans-Canada Highway (#1) from the Calgary International Airport. Shuttles to Banff and rental cars are available at the airport and the city centre.

Facilities and services

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Bus parking Bus parking
Information Information
Lookout Lookout
Parking Parking
Picnic area Picnic area
Restrooms Restrooms
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