Cheap Flights From New Delhi to Calgary - BookingSquad
The prairie city of Calgary is Alberta’s most populous city and is the one of the most cleanest and livable cities in the world. This city has seen rapid development over the years but still has a reputation for it rodeos, cow festivals and cowboy boots. The community of Calgary puts forth a socially conservative attitude.
The oil industry has had strong roots in this city as it is home to oil sands. Calgary also supports C Train public transit that runs on wind energy. Although the city may not have an interesting and ancient history, but nothing can stand in front of adventure and fun when you are out here.
There are quite a few things the every traveller must look forward to on a holiday in Calgary. Start with a heli-tour that takes you over Banff, Elbow River and Kananaskis. Plan a getaway to Banff Upper Hot Springs or treat yourself to spa day at ExigeMedi Spa.
The Calgary International Airport (YYC) connects the city to major cities like Toronto and Vancouver. There are several non-stop flights from New Delhi (DEL) to Calgary International Airport. Air Canada, Delta Airlines and Lufthansa are a few air carriers that fly out with halts in Chicago or Newark.
The northeast quadrant of Malboro, Rundle, Silver Springs and Pineridge are popular neighborhoods around Calgary. It takes around 30 minutes to reach downtown Calgary from the airport. Moving around the city is quite convenient as the public transit is well maintained. Taxis are also easily available.
Top Hotels in Calgary
Hotel Elan stands out to be the best in Calgary. Situated amidst restaurants and shops on 17th Avenue this boutique is modern and exclusive. Le Germain Hotel Calgary and Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Clair come out on the top with their excellent customer care and hospitality services. Some other good options to invest in for an exclusive vacation are Hyatt Regency, Fairmont Palliser, Grey Eagle Resort & Casino and the Calgary Airport Marriott In-Terminal Hotel.
Major Attractions in Calgary
If mountains, lakes and waterfalls float your boat then head over to the Banff National Park. There are many other adventure sports to indulge in like ziplining. The Frank King Day Lodge is famous for being North America’s fastest zipline.
And if you want to take it easy but still do something worthwhile then visit the Heritage Park. This themed park will take you back in time with around 200 attractions in this interactive history museum. Few more places to be are the Summer Bobsled Adventure, Icefields Parkway Discovery, Columbia Icefield Tour including glacier skywalk and a day trip to Banff National Park.
Recurring Festivals and Events in Calgary
For a city most people think to be not fun, Calgary has around 272 annual events and festivals celebrated somewhere in the city. The Calgarians just about celebrate everything here.
Must see are the street festivals of Fourth Street Lilac Festival and Calgary Stampede. There is the Afrikadey! celebrating African culture and also a spectacular Calgary Dragon Boat Race and Festival across Glenmore Reservoir. Sunfest, Winefest and Taste of Calgary bring out the true flavors of this city.