Riverside Park is situated along the Thompson River, offering an incredible view of nature life right in the heart of the city. Make sure to meander the Rivers Trail to the sandy beach in summer to enjoy the best ever picnic at the riverside and a refreshing swim experience. Don’t miss out on the Music in the Park event in summer performing every night. Almost all Kamloopians agree that Riverside Park delivers the best eye-catching sunset you can expect in Canada.
Sun Peaks Resort
Sun Peaks Resort is located 40 minutes from Kamloops, where you can experience the sensation of sliding down a snowy mountain. It’s also renowned for its lots of sun with many bluebird days and clear skies. Sun Peaks boasts hiking trails, biking, a scenic golf course, and abundant sightseeing opportunities. Make sure to take your sunscreen and stop at the restaurants and shops in the cozy village area.
Kenna Cartwright Park
Kenna Cartwright Park, British Columbia’s largest municipal park, offers up to 40 km of hiking, running, or biking trails surrounded by stunning views. Tower Trail is another steep trail with unequaled views over the city. To catch the well-loved sunset over Kamloops Lake, head to the Sunset Trail; seeking a family gathering, Reservoir Trail is a lovely picnic spot with minimal elevation.
British Columbia Wildlife Park
The BC Wildlife Park, with more than 60 species of wildlife, such as insects, birds, and mammals of all sizes, is the home to bobcats, black bears, coyotes, and cougars. It also houses a rehabilitation center and a hospital for injured and orphaned wild animals. Explore the wildlife and the local fauna with the spectacular opportunity of wandering through the park. Make sure to put this memorable visit on your things to do in Kamloops.
Kamloops Lake lies on the west of Kamloops, delivering a spectacular view of mountains encircling the lake. The best spot for a family gathering afternoon, the lake is a peaceful getaway from the urban bustling life outside the city. Enjoy canoeing, kayaking, or paddling over the lake and soak up in the rocky beaches, hoodoos, cliffs, and incredible scenery.
The Kamloops Heritage Railway houses one of the 25 engines the Canadian Locomotive Company built for the Canadian Northern Railway to transfer passengers around the meadow in the early 20th century. Don’t miss out on the catch sight of this old steam train and the opportunity for a ride in the steam train named “Spirit of Kamloops.”
Kamloops Art Gallery (KAG)
Kamloops Art Gallery is located within the Kamloops library, showcasing old and contemporary artworks. The Art Gallery also houses a gift shop selling incredible gift or souvenir from your trip along with the exhibitions and book collections.
Downtown Kamloops is filled with local restaurants, shops, and cultural attractions with around 100 retail shops where you’ll find anything you may want. Don’t miss out on grab a bit on local cafes and make sure to try a range of global cuisine from Indian to Mexican. It also hosts the Taste of Downtown Festival late in July, which is a food event.
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.