Here are some free stuffs to do in Calgary during your stay at Airport Travellers Inn & Suites. We are a budget hotel near Calgary airport and provide affordable stay in Calgary. Check out our rooms and discount details along with following places to visit:-
If you go to Calgary you have to experience Stephen Avenue in downtown. Here you will find live performances, music, artists etc. This place is close to major shopping centers and has some best restaurants, pubs, cafes and bars in the city. It also has some wonderful boutiques and galleries. Eau Claire Market and Kensington, Calgary’s urban village are also great spots to visit. The city of Calgary also offers free self-guided heritage tours available for a nominal fee.
A walk through Downtown
A walk through the downtown, riverside and china town is also a great way to know Calgary like locals.
Contemporary art aficionados will appreciate the cool stuff at the The New Gallery and the Truck Gallery. Experimental art lovers will find the Stride Gallery to be a perspective-altering outing. Art Central is another hip spot to explore. Here admission is free and you’ll find everything from paintings and sculptures to jewelry, flower arranging and clothing.
TD Devonian Gardens is a tropical escape in the middle of the city, with amazing stuff including over 20,000 species of plants. Satisfy your appetite to know more about grain production and transportation at the Grain Academy Museum. Admission is complimentary and through interactive displays, you can try threshing the grain, blowing the chaff and grinding the grain.
Parks in Calgary
Fish Creek Provincial Park, is one of the largest urban parks in Canada with over 200 bird species, walking and biking trails. It also has world-class trout fishing in the Bow River. Another great birding spot is The Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Center. It has more than 250 different bird species. For some of the most beautiful hiking trails this side of Banff, Alberta trek over to Glenmore Park. Nearby is Weaselhead Flats, a park area that lies at the foot of the Elbow River and features unique wildlife to the area like Common Loons and Tundra Swans. If you’re in the heart of the city and seeking out a relaxing respite from the hustle and bustle, Prince’s Island Park is perfect.