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 highlights

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 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.

Where to stay around Thompson-Okanagan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,224 holiday lettings near Thompson-Okanagan. From 1,150 Houses to 313 Cabins, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Thompson-Okanagan area.

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

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

  • Silver Star Mountain: 256 holiday homes
  • Silver Star Mountain Resort: 198 holiday homes
  • Tappen: 267 holiday homes
  • Osoyoos: 239 holiday homes
  • Revelstoke: 133 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Thompson-Okanagan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Thompson-Okanagan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Thompson-Okanagan with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Tappen: 267 holiday lettings
  • Osoyoos: 239 holiday lettings
  • Revelstoke: 133 holiday lettings
  • Lone Butte: 22 holiday lettings
  • Blind Bay: 115 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Thompson-Okanagan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Thompson-Okanagan are:

  • Vernon, BC (YVE-Vernon Regional): 565 self catering accommodations
  • Kamloops Airport (YKA): 19 self catering accommodations
  • Salmon Arm, BC (YSN): 231 self catering accommodations

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Thompson-Okanagan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Thompson-Okanagan. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kelowna Golf and Country Club: 1,207 holiday rentals
  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort: 132 holiday rentals
  • Thornhaven Estate Winery: 617 holiday rentals
  • South Cariboo Recreation Center: 19 holiday rentals
  • Parrot Island Sanctuary: 1,055 holiday rentals

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 of holiday accommodations.

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