Kelowna points of interest: Unveiling the hidden gems of the Okanagan Valley

Must-visit landmarks and natural wonders in Kelowna, British Columbia

Myra Canyon Park

Reward your soul with an inspiring half-day trip to Myra Canyon. This highly scenic portion of the Kettle Valley Railway (KVR) runs along a steep-walled canyon. Originally built by hand at the turn of the last century, this impressive landmark is highlighted by 2 tunnels and 18 trestle bridges that are too spectacular for words.

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Looking down one of the trestles at the Myra Canyon Park in Kelowna, BC

Kangaroo Creek Farm

Visit tame exotic and domestic animals in pleasant surroundings, and without fences in the way. Fully interactive.

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two kangaroos in a grass field at the Kangaroo creek farm in Kelowna

Kasugai Japanese Garden

Looking for a quiet space to unwind downtown? Take a step away from the hustle and bustle and into Kasugai Garden Park - one of the most unique parks in Kelowna.

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The gate at the entrance of Kasugai Japanese Gardens in Kelowna, BC

H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre

H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre is a community centre consisting of a large fitness facility, two group fitness studios, Olympic-size pool, wave pool, water slides, FlowRider® and much more. With a variety of programs and classes designed for children, youth, seniors, families and everyone in between, all ages and ability levels are welcome. Examples of group fitness classes include yoga, TRX, cycle, interval training, strength and Zumba. The centre also hosts personal training services, specialty health programs, swim lessons, swim clubs, childminding services, kids camps and more. H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre is operated by the YMCA of Okanagan, a cause-driven charity dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities. As a charity, they are able to offer financial assistance on Y programs and memberships to those struggling financially.

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H2O adventure + fitness centre pool

Boyce-Gyro Beach Park

Boyce Gyro park is a Kelowna Gem. One of the most popular beaches in Kelowna. It's perfect for visitors of all ages. The shallow water and play structure makes it great for parents with small children, while teens and young adults can enjoy the beach volley ball courts.

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Looking down the picnic area at the Boyce Gyro Beach Park in Kelowna, BC

Kelowna Farmers' and Crafters' Market

Vibrant & truely local farmers & crafters market that runs year round. Winter market season November to end of March. Outdoor Market season every Wednesday & Saturday from April 1st, till the end of October at our Springfield & Dilworth location. Summer Satellite market, downtown from mid June to early September. We respectfully request you leave your dogs at home when you are visiting us at our main location on the corner of Springfield & Dilworth. Pets are welcome to visit us on Sundays at the Downtown Satellite market.

people enjoying the Kelowna farmers and crafters market