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Bottleneck Drive Wine Trail Tasting Tour from Kelowna

Bottleneck Drive Wine Trail Tasting Tour from Kelowna
6 hours 30 minutes
USD 110.65
Get to know the wines of the Okanagan Valley's Summerland region on a Bottleneck Drive wine tour, a favorite for first-time visitors. You'll sample a range of wines as you visit a mix of newer and more established wineries with a friendly group of fellow wine-lovers. All tastings and transportation are included, leaving you to relax and enjoy the day!

Kelowna and Okanagan Full-Day Wine Tour

Kelowna and Okanagan Full-Day Wine Tour
5 hours
USD 115.42
Visit wineries overlooking stunning Lake Okanagan. This side of the lake has a showcase of whites, as well as light, medium and full-bodied reds. After being picked up from your hotel, you will then visit 5 wineries through out the day.

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Kelowna Airport (YLW) Information

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 YLW Kelowna Airport Info & Guide

Kelowna International Airport

Where is Kelowna Airport?  

Located on the shores of Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is a major draw for watersport enthusiasts: swimmers, kite-boarders and boaters.

Situated in the heart of of BC's wine country, the area brings visitors from around the world to sample world class wines from the region's many wineries. In winter, it's the skiers that flock to the area, bound for Apex, Big White and Silverstar.

Kelowna International Airport (IATA: YLW, ICAO: CYLW), or simply Kelowna Airport, is located 11.5 kilometres (7.1 miles) northeast of downtown Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.

In 2014, Kelowna Airport served 1,602,899 passengers.

Airlines that fly to Kelowna Airport include Air Canada, Air North, Air Transat, Alaska Airlines, Canadian North, Central Mountain Air, Northwestern Air, United Express and WestJet.

Cities with flights to Kelowna Airport include Abbotsford, Calgary, Cancún, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Kamloops, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Prince George, Puerto Vallarta, Red Deer, San José del Cabo, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria and Whitehorse.

Your best bet for a Kelowna Airport transfer is the bus. Details on all options are included in this guide.

In July 2013, Kelowna Airport was featured on Amazing Race Canada.


 Other Items of Interest at Kelowna Airport

Services at Kelowna include:

  • Duty-free
  • Okanagan Estate Wine
  • Tim Horton's coffee
  • White Spot Legends restaurant
  • Shoeshine
  • Volunteer Ambassadors
  • Tourism Information Desk
  • YLW Connections magazine (sample issue)
  • Business Centre
  • Boardroom (fee)
  • "Escape from Stellar Polaris” is a 15-foot glass and metal sculpture created by glass artist John Nutter and metal sculptor Thor Sunde
  • Ski Hosts: Specially-trained hosts meet skiers on certain winter flights, help them organize their baggage, and direct them to specific ground transportation shuttles to Big White, Silver Star and Apex ski resorts

Additional Kelowna Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 10 Apr 2017