Landmarks and sightseeing may not be the first things that come to mind when travelers think of Calgary, but that will change the moment you arrive here. The city's spectacular western mountain backdrop is one of the most striking you'll see anywhere, and with the Rocky Mountains
waiting just an hour's drive out of town, they will most likely be chief among your list of landmarks to check out. Of course, a variety of hidden gems await within the city. Down in the Southwest
you'll find a variety of Calgary's gorgeous and scenic natural parks
. For some striking urban landmarks, try a stroll down Stephen Ave.
, one of Calgary's more historic areas. Just outside of downtown, a walk along the Bow River is sure to soothe the spirit of any traveler seeking a natural landmark to offset the hustle and bustle of city life. Whatever your pleasure, there's plenty of landmarks to intrigue your sense of adventure in Calgary!
228 8th Ave. SE
(Near City Hall)
A central park for skating, water-wading, and festivals!... read more
101 9th Avenue SW
9th Ave. and Centre St. SW
Calgary's most famous urban landmark features a rotating dining room from which to take in the best view in the city... read more
1900 Heritage Dr. SW
(At 14th Street Southwest)
750 9th Ave. SE
739 Lake Bonavista Dr SE
Calgary's number one Physiotherapy... read more