Access the Top Calgary Attractions with Ease
Situated close to the Calgary International Airport (YYC) and the Canadian Rockies, the Country Inn & Suites, Calgary-Airport places you in the centre of Alberta’s modern convenience and natural splendour. For a full day of retail excitement, make your way to the Sunridge Mall and CrossIron Mills Mall. If spending the day outdoors is more your style, you can experience the thrills of mountain biking and ziplining at Canada Olympic Park or hit the slopes nearby at Banff National Park. Looking for a great family-friendly activity? Head to the Calgary Zoo for hours of wildlife fun and education, and then take a trip to the top of the Calgary Tower to catch a bird’s-eye view of the city below.
Be sure to visit these Calgary attractions:
- The Hangar Flight Museum (Less than 1 km)
Immerse yourself in Canada’s aviation history with a visit to this fascinating museum, which includes rare collections of WWII planes and helicopters.
Phone: +1 (403) 250-3752
- Sunridge Mall (2.2 km)
Recognized as Northeast Calgary’s largest shopping centre, the Sunridge Mall is home to more than 160 specialty stores.
Phone: +1 (403) 280-2525
- Centre Street Church (5.2 km)
As a hub for charitable work in Calgary, the Centre Street Church is always bustling with activities for the entire community.
Phone: +1 (403) 293-3900
- Max Bell Centre (5.5 km)
From professional events like trade shows and conventions to the fast-paced excitement of hockey games, the Max Bell Centre offers a regular schedule of events to enjoy. Check out their calendar online, and reserve tickets for an event during your stay at the Country Inn & Suites in Calgary.
Phone +1 (403) 204-9013
- Don Hartman North East Sportsplex (6.8 km)
If you’re in town for a tournament or sports camp at this massive sportsplex, rest easy knowing that its facilities, which include two ice rinks, full-size gymnasium and high-energy sports bar, are located just a few minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (403) 590-2444
- The Genesis Centre (7.1 km)
The Genesis Centre is home to a seemingly endless array of activities, ranging from athletic events and day camps to community meetings and business events.
Phone: +1 (403) 590-2833
- Calgary Zoo (7.4 km)
Animal lovers of all ages will enjoy the up-close encounters with hippos, penguins, red pandas and Amur tigers, all housed at the Calgary Zoo. During your visit, be sure to tour the prehistoric park and the educational African Exhibit.
Phone: +1 (800) 588-9993
- TELUS Spark Science Centre (8 km)
Expand your mind at TELUS Spark, where you can engage with interactive displays that provide enjoyable education on topics ranging from the human body to physical sciences.
Phone: +1 (403) 817-6800
- Calgary Tower (10.8 km)
At a height of 191 metres, the Calgary Tower provides a one-of-a-kind vantage point for visitors looking for a new perspective of the city and the surrounding Alberta landscapes.
Phone: +1 (403) 266-7171
- WinSport Canada Olympic Park (18 km)
Once the site of the 15th Olympic Winter Games, this Calgary attraction is now home to exciting activities like skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking and ziplining. For entertainment at a slower pace, visit Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame and museum.
Phone: +1 (403) 247-5452
- CrossIron Mills Mall (20 km)
Lose yourself among brand names and bargains when you spend the day at CrossIron Mills Mall. This impressive collection of outlet stores is conveniently arranged in “neighbourhoods” that organise shops into categories like fashion, resources, sports and entertainment.
Phone: +1 (403) 984-6800
- Heritage Park Historical Village (21 km)
Step back in time at the Heritage Park Historical Village. This family-friendly destination features interactive presentations and shows that demonstrate the ups and downs of life in a circa-1800 western town setting.
Phone: +1 (403) 268-8500
- Banff National Park (132 km)
While it is located almost 90 minutes from the Country Inn & Suites, Banff National Park offers breath-taking views and natural settings that prove worth the drive. During the summer, wade in the crystal-clear waters of Lake Minnewanka and walk across the catwalk that traverses Johnston Canyon. If you’re visiting in the winter, carve Banff’s legendary slopes on skis or a snowboard.
- Calgary Ghost Tours (Various locations)
Experience Calgary’s storied history with a supernatural twist. Calgary Ghost Tours are an exciting—sometimes heart-stopping—experience the entire family can enjoy.
Phone: +1 (403) 472-1989