Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Thompson Okanagan

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Thompson Okanagan. This relaxing city is known for its lake, mountain views and biking. Take in top local attractions like Silver Star Mountain Resort and Peach. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Thompson Okanagan

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Travelers enjoy fun activities like biking, hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Thompson Okanagan a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chase Canyon Treetop Flyers (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Adams Lake Recreation Conference Centre (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Sunshore Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Turtle Valley Donkey Refuge (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Talking Rock Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Sun Peaks Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Thompson Okanagan

Travelers enjoy Thompson Okanagan for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Thompson Okanagan. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Niskonlith Lake Provincial Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Shuswap Lake Provincial Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Paul Lake Provincial Park (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Peter Jannink Nature Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • White Lake Provincial Park (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Thompson Okanagan

Fly into Kamloops, BC (YKA), the closest airport, located 32.1 mi (51.7 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Kamloops Station, Kamloops North Station and McBride Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around Thompson-Okanagan?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 3,169 house rentals around Thompson-Okanagan. From 1,144 Houses to 276 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Thompson-Okanagan is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Thompson-Okanagan?

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

  • Kelowna: 1,135 vacation rentals
  • Alberta: 1,964 vacation rentals
  • Penticton: 394 vacation rentals
  • Osoyoos: 247 vacation rentals
  • Shuswap Lake: 555 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Thompson-Okanagan! 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 Thompson-Okanagan?

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 Thompson-Okanagan:

  • Kelowna: 1,135 rentals
  • Penticton: 394 rentals
  • Osoyoos: 247 rentals
  • Vernon: 555 rentals
  • Kamloops: 343 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Thompson-Okanagan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Thompson-Okanagan are:

  • Vernon, BC (YVE-Vernon Regional): 585 home rentals
  • Kelowna Airport (YLW): 1,112 home rentals
  • Salmon Arm, BC (YSN): 230 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Thompson-Okanagan?

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

  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort: 143 vacation homes
  • Shuswap Lake Provincial Park: 325 vacation homes
  • Predator Ridge - Predator Course: 663 vacation homes
  • Skaha Beach: 410 vacation homes
  • Paul Lake Provincial Park: 327 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Thompson-Okanagan 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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