Destination guide

Friendly Okanagan-Similkameen will entice you

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Okanagan-Similkameen. Well known for its lake, bird watching and mountain views, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Apex Alpine Resort and Peach. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Okanagan-Similkameen

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Okanagan-Similkameen has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Apex Alpine Resort (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Nickel Plate Cross Country Ski Area (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Princeton Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Robin Ridge (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Thornhaven Estate Winery (22.8 mi / 36.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Okanagan-Similkameen

Travelers enjoy Okanagan-Similkameen for its lakeside setting and wildlife. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Okanagan-Similkameen is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bromley Rock Provincial Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Giant's Head Mountain (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Summerland Ornamental Gardens (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Penticton Rose Garden (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • Sun-Oka Beach Provincial Park (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Gordon Beggs Rotary Beach (24.1 mi / 38.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Okanagan-Similkameen

Fly into Penticton, BC (YYF-Penticton Regional), the closest airport, located 23.9 mi (38.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Kelowna, BC (YLW-Kelowna Intl.), which is 48.1 mi (77.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,091 house rentals around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From 484 Houses to 360 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Penticton: 393 vacation rentals
  • Osoyoos: 247 vacation rentals
  • Naramata: 323 vacation rentals
  • Okanagan Valley: 2,137 vacation rentals
  • Summerland: 679 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen:

  • Penticton: 393 rentals
  • Osoyoos: 247 rentals
  • Naramata: 323 rentals
  • Summerland: 679 rentals
  • Oliver: 189 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Skaha Beach: 409 vacation homes
  • Okanagan Beach: 408 vacation homes
  • Tinhorn Creek Winery: 307 vacation homes
  • Apex Alpine Resort: 370 vacation homes
  • Sonora Dunes Golf Club: 252 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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