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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Great park to have fun hiking with friends or family. One can walk to the top of the park or drive up by car. A spectacular view of the city of Kelowna and up and down Okanagan Lake. Have some fun and pack a picnic box and enjoy a day there. So many trails that will also take you to Paul's Tomb there you can jump into Okanagan Lake and cool of on a long hike. Do not forget your swimsuit & towel.”
  • 149 locals recommend
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Winery
“This winery won most beautiful winery in Canada. View the numerous art installations, go on a tour or try a tasting.”
  • 119 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Fun place to eat with good food. Make sure you see upstairs. Around 9:00 it starts to fill with young people coming to hang out and have a drink.”
  • 103 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Not Edmonton mall but hey Kelowna has a mall where you can find what you need. Most buses take you there. Right across the street also there are a few more shops if needed, like Winners Nature's Fare... Also on Wednesdays and Saturdays there is the Farmers Market right in the corner.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Vineyard
“Hands down a great winery with an amazing restaurant. Very close by can't be missed”
  • 98 locals recommend
Winery
“Tasting room, gift shop. Gorgeous patio to watch the sunset. local, organic and vegetarian friendly menu. Order a glass of the rose brut. ”
  • 85 locals recommend
Farm
“This place is perfect for families or even friends. Very inexpensive activity and you can even hold a baby kangaroo!”
  • 78 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“If you want a romantic dinner or some really good food - steaks, seafood etc. then I would suggest this place. Great selection of wines and my favorite desert is the CHOCOLATE CARAMEL CRUNCH PUDDING. I usually go there when I want a good steak - The New York. A little on the pricey side but for a special occasion, it is worth it. Date Night :-)”
  • 85 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The place to eat in Kelowna! Great location and food. Busy, be prepared to wait for a table.”
  • 72 locals recommend
State / Provincial Park
“Head towards Kelowna on Westside road for about 20 minutes and you will find Bear Creek. Theres a few hiking options but all are very manageable with some nice views and areas to play and explore.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Beach
“Another gorgeous beach right by us! This is about a 7 min walk from us. Anyone could easily spend a day here :)”
  • 57 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great place for breakfast. Offers both indoor seating and pleasant patio at the front. Can get busy as popular. They are closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Other days generally open from 7:30/8 am to 2:00/2:30 pm.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Park
“Nice big park with activities in the summer and the beach of course. It is a nice walk that continues to Abbott st. all the way to Gyro beach even if your up to it. ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Lots of food, crafts and fun for the family. Every Wednesday and Saturday 8am to 1pm ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“If you love Art, then take a walk (one block) and enjoy the Kelowna Art Gallery”
  • 24 locals recommend
Pool
“H2O has an amazing indoor pool and water-park that kids of all ages love. There's also floor classes and fitness classes, regular kids programming, and child minding.”
  • 46 locals recommend