Fly To Kelowna, Canada
Nestled in the Canadian Rockies and lovingly referred to as the jewel of the Okanagan Valley; Kelowna presents a picturesque sanctuary characterised by unspoiled lakes, pine forests, immaculate gardens, orchards and vineyards, sandy beaches, and excellent niceties.
As the largest city located on stunning Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is a holiday playground paradise with miles of beautiful parkland and several sandy beaches that provide wonderful opportunities for swimming, boating, water-skiing, windsurfing and fishing. Even the main street ends at a lakeside beach!
A variety of accommodations offer endless choices; visitors choose from waterside resorts, hotels, quaint motels, luxurious vacation rentals, cosy B&B's, cabins, RV parks and campsites.
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Visa Requirements & SA Embassy Details
- South African passport holders travelling to Kelowna, British Columbia do need a Visa for Canada. Be sure to leave ample time for Visa applications and ensure that your passport is valid for 6 months after your return date. Also make sure that you have 2 blank pages available for entry stamps.
- The nearest South African Embassy is in Toronto, Ontario. 110 Sheppard Ave East, Suite 600, Toronto, Ontario M2N 6Y8. Tel: 416-944 8825. Fax: 416-944-0925.
See and do
Enjoy a great day out at Myra Canyon Park. Great hiking and biking trails amid spectacular scenery, and some opportunities to spot wildlife are available to visitors who visit this outdoor attraction.
You could choose to spend time looking out for Canada’s legendary lake monster ‘Ogopogo’ in Lake Okanagan. Alternatively you can enjoy the many pleasurable activities the lake has to offer: swimming, parasailing, boating, fishing, waterskiing, or savour the cuisine offered at any of the restaurants on site.
Okanagan Heritage Museum makes for an interesting visit. Impressive displays that tell the tale of local history and an eclectic collection of artefacts around the world keep visitors informed and entertained.
Kasugai Japanese Garden is a three acre Japanese-inspired landscaped garden. Stone, water, plants, walls and walking paths are superbly integrated to produce a stunning visual display of aesthetic beauty. A cascading waterfall, bamboo fountain, a pond and stream all contribute to making this facility a valuable contributor to Kelowna tourism.
Safari Ridge Adventure Park is a great family friendly destination where adults are encouraged to release their inner child. Paintball games and outdoor laser tag make for wonderful winter fun.
Gallagher's Canyon Golf & Country Club is rated as one of Canada’s premier golfing destinations. This golf course boasts an impressive par 72, 18-hole championship course. Even for non golfers, this facility nestled at the edge of a canyon is worth a visit for the scintillating views it affords.
Kelowna International Airport – YLW
Kelowna International Airport is conveniently located just 12km from Kelowna city in the Canadian state of British Columbia. The airport plays an important role in the prosperity and growth of the Okanagan Valley.
Food and beverage: A number of restaurants and cafes are available at Kelowna International Airport terminals.
Lost Luggage: Lost hold luggage should be handled by your individual airline’s help desk. Report items lost or found within the airport terminal to the Kelowna International Airport authorities on 250 765 5125.
Airport Hotels: There is no hotel on site. Hotels in close proximity to the airport include Four Points by Sheraton Hotel Airport Kelowna, Super 8 Hotel Winfield, Comfort Suites East Kelowna.
Car Hire: Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National.
Airport Hub: Kelowna International Airport (code YLW) is a hub for Flair Airlines and Kelowna Flightcraft.