Discover story-worthy travel moments

Plan your trip

Where to next?

View all destinations

Best in travel 2024

Your dream itinerary, crafted with you

Elsewhere by Lonely Planet connects you with an award-winning local expert to craft your personalized, unforgettable trip.

Make a trip request, connect with a local expert, and sit back while our experts craft a custom itinerary based on expertise, exclusivity, and ease. It’s a trip you couldn’t plan yourself, all with 24/7 on-the-ground support.
Explore Elsewhere
Local expert with a traveler in a forest

Travel stories and news

Explore our latest stories

ab, alpine, drinking age, early twenties, fauna, flora, flowers, green, healey, hike, meadows, mountainous landforms, mountains, natural environment, natural landscape, of age for alcohol, pass, spring, sunshine, trail, twenties, vegetation, white, wild
Hiking Through Healey Pass Sunshine Meadows in Banff National Park - stock photo


8 of Banff National Park's best day hikes

Jul 23, 2024 • 9 min read

Travel inspiration delivered directly to your inbox

Subscribe to our newsletters and promotions. Read our Privacy Policy.

shop our books

Our guidebooks & travel books

Whether you’re interested in traveling to a new city, going on a cruise, or cooking a new dish — we’re committed to inspiring you to experience travel in a whole new way. Lonely Planet’s collection of 825+ travel and guidebooks is sure to inspire the traveler within.

View All Books