Explore the Okanagan Valley

 

Come along and experience the mountain peace. It’s beautifully cool with stunning views of the Monashee Mountains and a fraction of the price of staying in Kelowna.  There’s lots to do for families or groups of friends.

Hike or horseback ride on a mountain trail and catch the fragrance of Ponderosa pines and see the many different wildlife species which inhabit the area.

Kettle Valley Railway

 

Or cycle along the Historic Kettle Valley Railway with views of the MYRA CANYON.  Or join the 1920 steam locomotive for an historic journey.With its lush parks, glorious forests and streaming rivers, the area is rich with birdlife for novices or experts alike.

Orchards 2Get away from the crowds, but still be in easy reach of Canada’s fruit basket and the heart of the west’s wine region – visit the Okanagan Wine Festivals in July.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERADon’t forget to hit the fairways with 19 courses to choose from, it’s a must-play destination on every golf enthusiast’s list!    Vineyards, orchards, semi-desert terrain, rolling hills, and expansive lakes make the golf courses in the area some of the most picturesque in the country.

Kelowna is perfect for a wide variety of water sports – including water-skiing, sail-boarding, scuba-diving and swimming on the magnificent lake.

calm lakeThe fine sandy beaches offer a great place to spend the day; all have picnic tables, shade trees and plenty of sunshine.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThere’s plenty of other things to do in this amazing area.
Kelowna’s many quality restaurants offer a variety of fine dining experiences.

Check out the calendar of events in Kelowna to ensure you don’t miss anything.  www.tourismkelowna.com

Then it’s only a short trip up the hill to relax in cooler climes and sleep with the restful mountain atmosphere.

Summer view from balcony

Summer view from the balcony