The Largest City in Alberta
Situated at the confluence of the Bow River and the Elbow River in the south of the province, in an area of foothills and prairie, approximately 80 km east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. The City of Calgary had a population of 1,096,833 and a metropolitan population of 1,214,839.
An Exciting Place to Visit
This is a city of diversity, where the lively cultural scene includes art, theatre, music and dance; and where Rocky Mountain adventure is a way of life. Museums and heritage sites, as well as a world-class zoo and botanical gardens, make Calgary an exciting place to visit.
The City of Industry
Along with the history and attractions, Calgary is known for many industries including agriculture, manufacturing, trade, finance, business services, health and education. Calgary is the home of WestJet Airlines, Canadian biggest low-cost carrier Airline Company.
World's Cleanest City
Despite the fact that Calgary is, both geographically and economically, at the center of the country’s oil and gas industry but the city has made great strides over the years in terms of sanitation and eco-initiatives which are reflected in sparking aqua rivers and litter-free streets.