360° of scenic beauty surrounds the funky and modern lakeside city of Kelowna. As the largest metropolitan cluster in the Okanagan Valley, you’ll find semi-arid landscape surrounding a city boasts a soulful urban vibe, with a variety of arts, culture, entertainment, festival and events, and a mix of interesting shops from boutique-indie to national faves. Meanwhile, in 10 minutes from the bustling downtown heart of the city, you can be hiking to a tri-pod worthy vista, standing in an orchard, sipping wine at the tasting bar of numerous acclaimed wineries, or teeing off on one of 18 local golf courses.
It’s undeniable: Kelowna has emerged as one of the country’s freshest travel discoveries in recent years. Perhaps the greatest surprise of all is this city’s proximity to rural charm. Hiking trails, orchards, winery patios, beaches, single track trails, and golf courses encircle the city. Looking more for beaches and gorgeous lake swims? Kelowna’s got you covered. Even its main street ends at a beach.
This sun-drenched city is dotted with wineries and summertime markets and fruit stands. Its farmland is so abundant that you’ll find local ingredients celebrated by chefs throughout the city in epic farm-to-table fashion. It’s a place dreams are made of, where you can truly experience something exceptional every day.
Easy, convenient access is this city’s MO: not only is Kelowna easily reached from most major national and international destinations, but once you’re here, you are literally just 5 minutes to one hour to any premium experience you might crave, including hundreds of wineries, farm and orchard experiences, interesting small towns and wine trails.
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Kelowna Visitor Centre
544 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6C9
Camping brings us back to our roots and favourite childhood memories. In Kelowna, you’ll find camping in a range of settings from lakeside campgrounds, urban campsites, park like settings, mountain wilderness locations, and even agricultural properties like orchards! Load up the RV or tent and come on down — just don’t forget to save some room in your camper for some of our delicious Okanagan wine.
*Reservations strongly recommended for the months of July & August.