Local Area & Attractions in Osoyoos, BC
There’s no shortage of fun things to do in Osoyoos, BC. While our peaceful villas are quite secluded and private, we’re only a short drive from all sorts of local tourist attractions and activities. Find some of the best hiking trails Osoyoos has to offer, with one starting right at the base of our driveway. Restaurants and wineries are just around the corner, or take a leisurely dip in Osoyoos lake. Book your stay today and we’ll help you organize the full Okanagan experience.
Desert Model railroad
Love trains? The Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad is a great miniature exhibit that the whole family can enjoy. As the largest of its kind in Canada, the display features over 40 Marklin trains, weaving remotely through intricate miniature landscapes. You’ll be wowed by the level of detail and realism.
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There’s a reason Osoyoos boasts international recognition as Canada’s red wine country. Thanks to our warm weather conditions, the area hosts some of the most incredible, award-winning wineries this side of the world. Plan a day of eclectic wine-tasting at our numerous local wineries, including Burrowing Owl Estate Winery, Hester Creek, NK’MIP Cellars, Silver Sage, Young & Wyse and many more.
Experience some of the finest winery restaurants in Osoyoos. Try Convivia Bistro, Wildfire Grill, or Campo Marina, a family-owned, Italian restaurant just across town. For the full wine-and-dine experience, head over to one of Osoyoos’ superb winery restaurants, such as The Patio at Nk’Mip Cellars, Mica Restaurant at Spirit Ridge Vineyard, or the Sonora Room at Burrowing Owl Estate Winery.
Jack Shaw Splash Park
A fun way to cool off with the kids, the splash park at Jack Shaw Gardens is a sweet little playground filled with water sprinklers, sprays and fountains. Prepare for wetness as water fights ensue.
Swiws Provincial Park
Traditional heritage site of the Osoyoos Indian Band and home to various BC wildlife, Swiws Provincial Park is an excellent area for hiking. Head to the western side of Osoyoos Lake for trails through the park’s natural marsh lands, and keep your eye out for beaver dams.
Play a few rounds on our renowned, local golf courses, rated some of the best in Canada by Golf Digest and Score Magazine. Take in the mountains and lush landscape as you make your way round the greens. We recommend Fairview Mountain Golf Course or Osoyoos Golf Club for the best golf in Osoyoos, BC.
If you’re a motorsport enthusiast, Area 27 racetrack is a must-visit for your Okanagan vacation. The motorsports track hosts an exciting array of races and events held throughout most of the year.
Desert Centre Osoyoos
Stroll down 1.5 kilometres of raised boardwalk as you wander the natural beauty of Osoyoos’ desert ecosystem. Take a guided tour, or simply explore the facility’s exhibits, plant gardens and boardwalks at your own leisure. Snack kiosks, gift shops, and picnic areas are also available.