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Wineries & Wine Tours
OK Wine Shuttle is the Okanagan’s only hop-on hop-off wine tour company offering service out of Penticton and Osoyoos to the world class wineries on the Naramata Bench and Black Sage Bench/ Golden Mile regions of the south Okanagan. We offer the most flexible wine tours in the industry – all for the lowest prices in the Okanagan.
Great Horned Owl Eco Tours is based in Osoyoos, British Columbia and conducts fully escorted tours. All full day tours include transportation to and from the local hotel, refreshments throughout the day and lunch. There are 4 tours: (1) Ecosystem, a walk thru natural areas, (2) Birdwatching, (3) Mascot Gold Mine in Hedley, BC and (4) Hike to top of Mount Kobau.
At Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc. it is our goal to create a fun, exciting, unforgettable experience while you explore the Okanagan and all the hidden gems within. Come share our excitement and enthusiasm. What better way to do that than to Relax & Lounge” while we drive you around! Seats fill up fast so book your tour today!
We excel at providing private, customized tours and excursions for you, your family or small group. Corporate introductions, airport transfers and ski transfers to your ski resort are just some of the services we provide. We will provide you with a customized itinerary for your trip in Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, or even further afield to Seattle or The Rocky Mountain National Parks. We want your time with us to be memorable, so we will help suggest to you activities, accommodations and dining options for your stay. 1 day, or multi-day trips with your personal guide are our specialities. We can provide services in English, Dutch, German, & French Spanish, Portuguese, Ukrainian and Russian are available upon request
Two 18 Hole championship courses, each offering its own unique golfing experience.
Indigenous Culture, Campgrounds & RV Parks
The Art Gallery Osoyoos is situated in one of the most unique and beautiful towns in the Okanagan Valley, and offers original art produced by artists and artisans. The gallery features guest artists, local and non local, through out the year. The Art Gallery Osoyoos was established in the 1990s and is a non-profit organization run by volunteers. The gallery is located at the corner of 89th Street and Main Street, under the blue canopy in the Osoyoos Arts Centre and is governed by the O&D Arts Council.
Combining tradition with modern artisan winemaking techniques, this Osoyoos winery showcases limited collections of Merlot, Syrah, Malbec and Zinfandel varietals as well as selections of proprietary blends. Young & Wyse are committed to nurturing every aspect of the time-honored tradition of grape growing and winemaking in the Okanagan. Our wine shop is open for winery visits and tastings, 11am to 5pm daily. We are pleased to announce that our 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon and 2009 Merlot have just won Silver at the 2012 All Canadian Wine Championships!
The Osoyoos Desert Centre is a 67 acre nature interpretive facility where visitors can learn about desert ecology, habitat restoration and conservation of endangered ecosystems in the South Okanagan. Guests are invited to explore Canadas desert by taking a guided or self-guided tour along a 1.5 km elevated wooden boardwalk. In addition, the Centre features an interpretive facility with hands-on exhibits and a native plant demonstration garden. Visitors can also browse through our Gift Shop, enjoy a snack in the outdoor picnic area, or relax at one of the kiosks and take in the spectacular views.
Dare to enjoy our wine tours without dashes of pretentiousness or hints of snootiness. Grape Escapes believes that wine should be all about having fun and loving the taste. Simply drink the wine with something or someone you find delicious. We are the only wine-industry certified company touring Naramata Bench, Summerland, OK Falls, Oliver-Osoyoos, & the Similkameen based in Penticton. AWARDS: 2016 Luxury Travel Guide Global Wine Specialist of the Year Award 2015 Business Excellence Award as Best Hospitality/Tourism Business of the Year (Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce) 2015 Aboriginal Tourism Business of the Year (All Nations Trust) 2016/15/14 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award 2013 Best of the Okanagan Readers’ Choice Awards (Okanagan Life Magazine) 2012 Business Excellence Award as Best New Business (Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce).
OPEN YEAR ROUND Monday to Saturday. A world Class Miniature Wonderland Experience. 4000 sq ft. of family fun with up to 45 computer controlled trains traveling on 2 km (1 1/4 miles) of tracks weaving through mountains and towns. Discover the 18000 + hand-painted little people and animals in scale 1:87 (HO) placed in humorous and funny situations and scenes. You’ll be impressed with the devotion to details and the charm and humor of the presentation. Watch with delight, the unique operational car system running through towns, stopping for gas and traffic lights. So much more than just Trains.When driving from downtown Osoyoos, take Hwy 3 towards Vancouver (about 3 km.) Turn left at the SECOND enterance into the Buena Vista Industrial Park onto 115th Street. Look for the yellow warehouse with the big signs out front.
With 21 communities to explore and hundreds of location to discover, there is something for everyone on the BeadTrails! Whether you self-drive, walk, cycle or book a wine-tour it’s the perfect way to immerse yourself in the life and culture of the BC Canada. If you are looking for family fun; an activity while he’s playing golf; or even bridal-shower shenanigans – the BeadTrails is for you! BeadTrails is a fun activity that encompasses the Okanagan Valley from Osoyoos to Shuswap. Follow the BeadTrails quail to experience local wineries, businesses and tourist attractions. Create a bead-bracelet to remember your adventures. Each location has a unique bead and a story to tell. BeadTrails maps are available at the listed Visitor Centres and at participating businesses. Or visit our website to see the maps and beads. And remember to take a selfie with Sid, our quail mascot if you see him on your travels. #beadtrailsid #beadtrails
Wineries & Wine Tours, Indigenous Culture
At NkMip Cellars, we are the dedicated guardians of a proud legacy. As the first Indigenous-owned winery in North America, we are inspired to express our culture in everything we do. Our Winery itself is a bold celebration and strong reflection of our commitment to authenticity and deep respect for our colourful past. We extend an invitation to discover, not only the international award-wining wines we produce, but also the relentless spirit and remarkable history that inspire them.