With the highest diversity of distinct First Nations in Canada, British Columbia is rich in Aboriginal culture.
Whether you want to sip a cappuccino in a luxury hotel or press your own coffee beside a mountain lake, BC has accommodations for every wish and budget.
Sophisticated galleries and museums are just the start of your cultural experience in BC.
There are few places on Earth that offer as diverse and delicious a local culinary scene as BC.
In BC, eating right and living well is part of our lifestyle.
When it comes to finding offbeat and quirky fun in Canada’s westernmost province, you need only to pack a sense of adventure.
British Columbians are known for working hard and playing even harder, and our natural playground offers an abundance of opportunity to do just that.
Canada’s vast wilderness is only a short drive from anywhere you find yourself in BC.
With ski runs that descend from the alpine, cat- and heli-ski operations galore, and endless outdoor play, we make winter count in BC.
From beaches to bungee jumping and everywhere in between, you never know where you’ll find yourself in BC.
BC’s interior Thompson Okanagan region is a four-season destination of stunning beauty, rich in culture and history, and seemingly boundless outdoor adventure.
For those who travel with their taste buds, the region known as BC’s wine country will not disappoint. Sip award-winning New-World varietals while watching the sun set over the vineyards. Explore copious “field-to-fork” menus, which make creative and delicious use of the region’s bountiful farms and orchards.
Golfers can live it up on the links, and play a different championship golf course every day in summer. But if snow is your preference, the region’s unparalleled light, dry, soft powder and incredible ski-in/ski-out resorts are not to be missed.
For the adventurer, cycle a trail that bypasses old railway trestles and offers a view that takes your breath away, or rent a houseboat and explore the region’s warm lakes.
A short 55-minute flight or four-hour drive from Vancouver, the Thompson Okanagan region is not to be missed.
Travel Trade and Media Specialist
Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association
2280 "D" Leckie Road
Kelowna, BC V1X 6G6
Phone: 250-860-5999 ext. 204
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