The Okanagan

 
Enjoy the sun, sip the wine
The Okanagan, British Columbia
Canada's most glorious climate creates a valley filled with sunshine, fruit orchards, and fabulous wineries everywhere.

Soak Up British Columbia's Sunniest Climate

Visit one of the many local wineries and sample award-winning BC wines in the Napa of the North. Walk down to a lake-side park and relax on a sandy beach, or take a dip in the warm lake waters. Go on a boat tour of local lakes, or rent a boat and explore on your own.

Wine, water, and sunshine

Go on tour of local wineries and build up your wine cellar. Attend food and wine demonstrations by local chefs and vintners. Relax on a sunny patio looking out over vineyards and eat cuisine rich in local ingredients.

Day trip to explore the remarkable Kettle Valley Railway

Go hiking or biking along the stunning Kettle Valley Railway to Mira Canyon and walk through the old train tunnels. Go waterskiing with friends on one of the many local lakes. Visit road side fruit stands and stock up on fresh local produce.

If you have one week…

Rent a car and explore the length of the sunny Okanagan. Learn about the differences between the North and South Okanagan wines. Relax with a round of golf at one of the many local courses. Visit the Pocket Desert in the South Okanagan or rent a house boat on Shuswap Lake.