Families or individuals planning a trip to Canada can sometimes be overwhelmed by the vast number of options available. However, Americans who don't want to travel such a long way from United States will likely find Osoyoos, British Columbia, to be an exciting destination.
According to Osoyoos' official tourism web page, the town of 4,752 is filled with a number of different opportuntieis to have a pleasant stay. One of the things that guests will notice is Osoyoos Lake, which is surrounded by both mountains and grasslands. Whether it's water sports or an intense hike up a steep hill, nature lover are sure to get a fix.
The sophisticated traveler will enjoy chance to sample wine at tastings from the 20 wineries located in close proximity.
It also boasts Canada's only desert for those interested in exploring a hot climate.
"Being located in Canada's only true desert and one of the most highly endangered ecosystems in the country, Osoyoos is a natural draw for visitors interested in learning more about the environment at places like the Osoyoos Desert Centre," the site states. "And the Nk'Mip Desert and Cultural Centre of the Osoyoos Indian Band is not only the premier aboriginal attraction in the Okanagan Valley, it is also an important environmental interpretive centre."
Among the best places to stay while in the area is the Walnut Beach Resort. Guests will revel in the luxury location and be able to experince spectacular views as well.