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Okanagan Attractions

November 22, 2012 | by Christina Van

4 Exciting Ways to Experience Okanagan Wine Tours

4 Exciting Ways to Experience Okanagan Wine Tours

Half the excitement of Okanagan wine tours is getting to experience the vineyards and see firsthand how the winemaking process unfolds. The other half, of course, is sampling the goods and choosing your favourite varietals. How you arrive at those Okanagan wineries is up to you, but there are plenty of intriguing modes of transport you might not have considered.


Must-do Activities When Tying the Knot at Hotels in Kelowna

Must-do Activities When Tying the Knot at Hotels in Kelowna

You’ve come to the Okanagan to say the two most meaningful, heart-felt words to the one you love—I do. Many engaged couples choose to stay at hotels in Kelowna for their nuptials, and for good reason. The valley offers a variety of stunning wedding backdrops, and there’s also plenty for couples, wedding parties and guests to do before the big day.


Hotels in Kelowna Will Get Your Heart Pumping with Flyboarding Excursions

Hotels in Kelowna Will Get Your Heart Pumping with Flyboarding Excursions

If you’ve ever seen a YouTube video of someone flyboarding, you’ll agree it’s kind of like watching Ironman fly, with a little James Bond gadgetry thrown in for good measure. It might look like a physically challenging exercise but guests staying at hotels in Kelowna are quickly realizing it’s not as hard as it looks.


Outings from Hotels in Kelowna: Experience Okanagan Lake without a Powerboat

Outings from Hotels in Kelowna: Experience Okanagan Lake without a Powerboat

It’s that time of year when locals and visitors staying at hotels in Kelowna start looking towards Okanagan Lake and raising the courage to dip their toes in the slightly chilly waters. A few hardy souls can be seen as early as April, clad in thick wetsuits as they’re towed behind impressive wakeboard boats. For them, the goose bumps are worth it because they love having the lake to themselves.


Guests of Kelowna Hotels Discovering City’s Crafty Side

Guests of Kelowna Hotels Discovering City’s Crafty Side

The Okanagan has long been renowned for its ever-flourishing wine scene. People come from all over to venture out into the region’s vineyard-laden countryside to sample and procure some of the best varietals this country has to offer before returning to their Kelowna hotels to relax and unwind.