Family discounts in Calgary
Calgary is an excellent spot for a little bit of family bonding. The Alberta locale has a little something for everybody - from breathtaking Rocky Mountain views to the renowned Calgary Zoo to the many outdoor activities, like skiing. As with any vacation, the costs of dining, attractions and other expenses add up fast. Fortunately, Dollar Rent A Car has an array of budget-friendly Calgary rental cars to keep your costs low. Visitors can even get additional Calgary discounts on transportation.
Explore the gardens
This Alberta city is home to a wide range of lush gardens full of colorful flowers and charming features. Start your garden journey by parking your Calgary car rental at the Reader Rock Garden Historic Park - parking is free! Pack a picnic to enjoy on the soft green grass or treat the family to lunch at the Reader's Garden Cafe. Stroll through the rock pathways and over the bridges to take in the fresh air. Next up, make your way to Central Memorial Park. Located in the center of the Beltline, this park is the city's oldest. Peruse the Memorial Public Library and discover the sights of the historical flower and rock garden. Visitors who come on Nov. 11 can enjoy the free Remembrance Day ceremonies.
Check out the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Centre
Drive your Calgary car rental over to the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Centre for a unique animal kingdom experience. This 88-acre reserve is located alongside the Bow River and houses more than 270 different bird species. Walk through the many winding pathways and learn about the regional animals that make up Calgary's wildlife. You'll also come across the Colonel Walker House, which dates back more than a century, though this historic home is not open to the public.