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.

Where to stay around Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,094 vacation rentals near Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. From 488 Houses to 360 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen area.

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: 390 vacation rentals
  • Osoyoos: 247 vacation rentals
  • Naramata: 321 vacation rentals
  • Summerland: 686 vacation rentals
  • Oliver: 190 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 traveling 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: 390 rentals
  • Osoyoos: 247 rentals
  • Naramata: 321 rentals
  • Summerland: 686 rentals
  • Oliver: 190 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 holidays in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals 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:

  • Penticton and Wine Country Visitor Center: 395 rentals
  • Okanagan Beach: 405 rentals
  • Skaha Beach: 406 rentals
  • Okanagan Lake Provincial Park: 1,020 rentals
  • Apex Alpine Resort: 366 rentals

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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