Welcome to Edmonton

Here you will find all of the necessary information to make the best of your time in Edmonton. From arrival and departure information, daily tour pick up times, and general information about the city.

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Arrival Information:

If you arrive by train to Edmonton your best option to go to your hotel is to take a taxi. There is a taxi stand just outside the station.

If you arrive by air your best option to go to your hotel is to take a taxi. There is a taxi stand just outside the arrivals level at the terminal.

If you arrive by private tour, your tour guide will drop you off at your hotel main entrance.

Departure Information:

If you depart by train from Edmonton your best option to go to the station is to take a taxi. Your hotel staff will be happy to arrange a taxi for you at the time you need it.

If you depart by air your best option to go to the airport is to take a taxi. Your hotel staff will be happy to arrange a taxi for you at the time you need it.

If you depart by private tour, your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel main entrance at the scheduled time.

Restaurant Recommendations:

Edmonton city, being festival capital of Canada boasts a wide range of great reastaurants. Here are just a few recommendations:

Sorrentino’s Downtown ~ Upscale Italian restaurant, their Tiramisu is an experience. Attire: smart casual
Address: 10162 100 Street

SABOR Restaurant ~ Delicious Mediterranean cuisine with rich vegetarian and vegan options. Great wine list. Often with live music. Attire: Smart casual
Address: 10220 103 Street North West

The Harvest Room ~ Great atmosphere with views of the North Saskatchewan River in the Fairmont McDonald hotel. Their Alberta beef and game dishes are to die for. Attire: smart casual
Address: 10065 100 Street North West

Campiō Brewing Co ~ Probably the best deep dish pizza in the city. Their selection of home brewed beers never seace to surprise. Attire: casual
Address: 10257 105 Street North West

Sightseeing Recommendations:

From intense shopping, cultural experiences and nature walks to observe the Northern Lights, Edmonton has everything a big city can offer and more. Here are a few suggestions:

West Edmonton Mall: Considered the biggest mall in North America. All the shopping you can imagine plus a waterpark, an amusement park, an ice palace and amazing restaurants.

Art Gallery of Alberta: One of Canada’s largest art galleries with a wide range of exhitbits, from Renaissance masters to the up-and-coming stars.

Edmonton Festivals: With over 50 festivals annually, there’s something for everyone.

The Muttart Conservatory: Experience ecosystems from Mexico to Madagascar located in their four iconic Pyramids.