Calgary
A land of cowboys and rodeos, with big business and big stetsons, Calgary is a cosmopolitan city that knows how to have a good time. No vacation in Calgary is complete without visiting both the city's cultural landmarks and the surrounding beauty of nature.

Direct Flights to Calgary, Canada

Direct Flights to Calgary, Canada
Boasting a beautiful location sandwiched between the Rocky Mountains to the west and the prairies to the east, Calgary is now one of western Canada’s largest cities. Offering all the trappings of a booming oil rich city with a superb selection of arts, culture and fine cuisine on offer it is also blessed with stunning mountains and a collection of winter sports.

For direct flights to Calgary, Canada try Air Canada, British Airways and Air Transit. Usually, indirect flights involving a change of plane is a good way of obtaining low cost flights.

Cheap Flights to Calgary, Canada

Home to the 1988 Winter Olympics, a visit to the Olympic Plaza where the medals were presented and where many of the city’s festivals and concerts are held is a popular choice. For families, Calgary is awash with beautiful parks and gardens.

Prince’s Island Park is a particular favourite while the Botanical Gardens with its fabulous zoo is a great day out. The Prehistoric Park has a great collection of life sized dinosaur statues and is a real treat for children.

Make the most of the natural beauty surrounding Calgary with a visit to the town and National Park of Bannf, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with some of the finest ski resorts in Canada. The town is also Canada’s highest so why not have a coffee at one of the many cafes enjoying the spectacular views and scenery the area has to offer.

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Calgary Climate

Calgary Climate
Calgary experiences warm summers and bitterly cold winters, temperatures often dropping well below freezing. The mountains cause Calgary's climate to be rather dry, the little rainfall that does occur falls in summer.

Winters are long and cold and occasionally relieved by a warm wind called a Chinook. The weather in Calgary is highly changeable and daily predictions are often off the mark.