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.
Set at the confluence of the North and South Thompson rivers, against a dramatic backdrop of rolling mountains, Kamloops is ideally situated in the heart of British Columbia.
Here, adventure offerings are abundant throughout the year — thanks to over 2,000 hours of sunshine annually. In and around this vibrant city, remarkable golf, world-class mountain biking and skiing, horseback riding, hiking, heli-Segway adventure tours, snowmobiling and cross-country skiing with Fido draw adventurists out of doors. Beyond the adrenalin rush, a myriad of quaint restaurants and bistros, local galleries, unique shops and vibrant nightlife await in the city’s downtown core. Add to this a prominent Interior First Nations culture, rich ranching history, a thriving local arts scene and flourishing agritourism experiences, and you have the makings of a memorable stay.
Although Kamloops boasts the amenities of an urban centre, the city hasn’t forgotten it roots, with its unhurried lifestyle and warm, welcoming people. Also known as Canada’s Tournament Capital, Kamloops is home to an extensive array of sport-oriented infrastructure for hosting world-class group competitions, events and festivals — making this the perfect destination to let loose and play.
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Canada’s westernmost province proves a show-stopping backdrop for celebration — be it adventure, musical interludes, drama, food for thought or consumption.
Crashing waves and wildlife wonders. Cool exploration and small town festivals. It’s winter season in British Columbia.
At 1,728 hectares (4,270 acres), Sun Peaks Resort, near Kamloops, ranks as Canada’s second largest ski area — an invigorating mix of diverse terrain that spans three mountains and envelops a charming alpine village.
There’s little wonder why British Columbia’s museums and galleries captivate the collective imagination: these draws celebrate traditions and recall what once was; they challenge complacency and engage the curious mind.