Situated between the majestic Rocky mountains to the west and the elegant prairies to the east, Calgary has some of the most beautiful nature and scenery that Canada, possibly even the world, has to offer. Just a short drive from Calgary, you will find breathtaking landscapes, world-renowned skiing and outdoor sports, as well as many cultural and historical sites.
Jasper National Park is the largest of the national parks in the Rocky Mountains. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is filled with breathtaking mountains, valleys, glaciers, and water falls. The vast wilderness of the park encompasses one of the largest protected ecosystems in Alberta with large numbers of elk, deer, bears, mountain lions and wolves.
Events & Entertainment
A young and growing city, Calgary is bustling with the energy and life of a major cosmopolitan city center – yet with a relaxed laid back West coast lifestyle. Discover why so many young professionals and executives are increasingly making Calgary their first choice for home.
With its laid back demeanor and suburban atmosphere, Calgary is the perfect place for the whole family.
Calgary is fun and exciting, filled with many attractions, museums, events and festivals to keep you and your family entertained throughout the year.
Calgary has given shopping a fresh urban face with a pinch of excitement. With an abundance of trendy retail districts, upper end downtown department stores, alfresco shopping villages, or super-sized Canadian shopping malls, this modern cosmopolitan city has something for everyone’s tastes.
RESTAURANTS & CAFES
Downtown Calgary offers a fantastic variety of foods from many different cultures. We recommend these highly rated restaurants to dine at in downtown Calgary.
Best Restaurants In Downtown Calgary
Caesar’s Steak House · Steakhouse
Atlas Persian Cuisine · Middle Eastern/Fusion
Anju Restaurant & Lounge · Korean/Fusion
Jonas’ Restaurant · Eastern European
Bookers BBQ Grill & Crab Shack · BBQ/Seafood
Atomic · Sandwiches/Desserts
Nawab Restaurant · Indian
Q Haute Cuisine · Continental/French
Firewater Eatery · Pub Food/Pizza
Abruzzo Ristorante · Italian
Sushi & Co. · Sushi
Billy’s Donair · Middle Eastern/Mediterranean
Phoenix Express · Vietnamese
Bistro Marcel · Pizza/Italian
4th Avenue Cafe · Diner