Things to Do in Kelowna

A Myriad of Exciting Attractions Await

From world-class skiing and thrilling eco-adventure parks to fascinating cultural landmarks, there is no shortage of attractions waiting for you here in Okanagan Valley. Manteo Resort benefits from a prime location on the shores of Okanagan Lake, surrounded by the beauty of nature and a short distance from the excitement of downtown Kelowna. We’ve listed some of our favorite area attractions below; let us know if you’d like more information!

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Vivid Tours

Vivid Tours

Experience the BEST of the Okanagan Valley with Vivid's Tours for your senses. Elevate your beer, distillery or wine tour experience for you and your friends in their ultra modern fleet of 2021 Ford Transit vans, Luxury SUV’s with complimentary chilled bottled water and the best guides in the business!

Their E-Bike rentals and E-bike tours just may be the most exciting way to explore the wineries, breweries and trails within our amazing Okanagan outdoor playground. 

H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre

distance: 1.8km from hotel
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Break a sweat or make a splash at this expansive and exciting recreation and aquatics facility. From swimming pools and a surf rider to the largest fitness center in the Okanagan Valley, H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre offers a great time for the whole family. And it’s only five minutes from Manteo Resort!

Cultural District

distance: 5.2km from hotel
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Once the heart of the Okanagan Fruit Packing industry, downtown Kelowna is now home to the city’s thriving Cultural District. There are countless things to explore within this six-block radius, including the Kelowna Community Theatre, Kelowna Art Gallery, Rotary Centre for the Arts, the main branch of the Kelowna Library (Okanagan Regional Library system), and all four Kelowna museums – plus private galleries, shopping, and dining.

Orchard Park

distance: 6.3km from hotel
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With over 170 stores, Orchard Park is the area’s largest shopping complex. Spend the day browsing your favorite retailers, including Sephora, BCBG Max Azria, Aeropostale, and more. Once you’ve worked up an appetite, stop by the food court for a bite to eat.

Okanagan ATV Tours

distance: 5.6km from hotel
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Discover the area on an ATV! Okanagan ATV Tours caters to every skill and experience level, from beginners looking for a leisurely ride to experts seeking a challenge. Enjoy great trails, great scenery, and great fun!

Big White Ski Resort

distance: 63km from hotel
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With exquisitely groomed runs and trails to please every skier, this mountain promises an unforgettable outing; experience exhilarating alpine slopes and 25 km of Nordic trails. Or try your hand at snowbiking or snowshoeing – both of which are quickly gaining in popularity as winter activities. One visit to Big White and you’ll understand why “it’s the snow” is their motto! Manteo is pleased to offer discounted passes at the Front Desk.

Kelowna Rockets at Prospera Place

distance: 5.6km from hotel
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Head to Prospera Place to catch the Kelowna Rockets in action! The Rockets play in the Western Hockey League (WHL), part of the Canadian Hockey League. Prospera Place also hosts concert events during the year.

Okanagan Flyboard

distance: 0km from hotel
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If you’ve never heard of flyboarding, you won’t want to miss checking it out! Fly through the sky on your flyboard, which propels you in the air with water powered by a jet ski. It’s truly a one-of-a-kind experience – and guests here at Manteo can be picked up right from the resort dock!

Kelowna Farmers’ and Crafters’ Market

distance: 6km from hotel
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For 20 years, the Market has showcased the very best produce, meats, baked goods, and arts and crafts in Kelowna and the Okanagan Valley. Markets are year-round, and move indoors in the cooler months.

Hiking

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Spend the day hiking, and discover the picturesque forest trails and quiet streams that surround Kelowna.

Golfing

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Perfect your swing while you’re here in the Okanagan Valley, which is home to over 20 golf courses. Tee off amidst awe-inspiring lake views and valley vistas. Manteo offers discounted passes for Harvest Golf Club, located just over 6 km away.

WildPlay Kelowna

distance: 20.6km from hotel
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Adrenaline junkies will be thrilled with the fantastic outdoor courses on offer at this adventure park. From zip lines and swings to daring jumps, WildPlay has it all – and everything is punctuated by amazing views!

ZipZone Adventures

distance: 41.4km from hotel
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ZipZone proudly offers the highest outdoor lines in Canada. Sail over the 300-foot canyon on a zip line, or take the Freefall Challenge! 

Kelowna Dinner Cruises

distance: 4.9km from hotel
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These two-hour cruises are one of the very best ways to experience Okanagan Lake, with tasty buffet dinners and on-board entertainment in July and August.

Mountain Biking

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Amazing mountain biking opportunities abound throughout the Kelowna area. Urban areas, pine forests, and wide desert spaces offer everything from relaxing rides to breathtaking downhill runs.

Okanagan Wine Festival (Spring and Fall)

distance: 4.9km from hotel
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If you’re lucky enough to visit the area during the first ten days in May or October, you’ll have a chance to attend one of the semi-annual Wine Festivals. Described as “one of Canada’s best small festivals,” the Okanagan Wine Festival features terrific events, wine tastings, and cuisine.

Manteo Resort Waterfront
Hotel & Villas

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3762 Lakeshore Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3L4

Indoor dining now available at SmackDAB and Hotel Eldorado for groups of up to 6 guests.