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Penticton Travel Guide

Found in the Rockies between Skaha Lake and Okanagan Lake is the exciting city of Penticton. This Canadian city boasts recreational activities for everyone to enjoy, from exploring the Kettle Valley Trail to water sports out on the lakes. You can also relax on the golden sand beaches and enjoy time with friends and family in the summer, as well as go skiing in the winter. Penticton really does have everything! Visitors love to enjoy a leisurely stroll downtown, with a variety of eateries to suit everyone’s taste, including a farmer’s market, laidback cafés and restaurants. When it comes to shopping in Penticton, there's an abundance of art galleries, boutiques and unique stores.

Things to Do in Penticton

Top things to do in Penticton include rocking climbing in Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park -- there are bolted routes to follow and take on a new challenge. For scenic hiking and biking trails, explore the Kettle Valley Rail trail. Alternatively, unwind on Okanagan Beach, which offers one mile of sand and sea, as well as watersports, and has restaurants nearby for when you get hungry. Okanagan Lake also offers the opportunity to go boating and fishing. In the winter, the Apex Mountain Resort Ski Area boasts incredible skiing.

Best Time to Visit Penticton

For enjoying warm weather in Penticton, the best time to visit the city is from June to September. If you are coming for skiing, the snow is optimal around in April.

Price and Availability Index in Penticton

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Penticton is in July, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Penticton is in the high season in August. Penticton has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Penticton tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Penticton tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Penticton

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Penticton. The hottest month in Penticton is June, when temperatures peak at 98 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -4 ˚F. The wettest month in Penticton is April with 2.66 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 0.38 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Penticton

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. We have 1499 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Penticton ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Penticton can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $26 per night. On average, a place to stay in Penticton will cost you $200 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Penticton, then you can choose from over 591 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 32 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 17 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Penticton by car, be sure to choose from 586 accommodations that provide parking. We have 42 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 178 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In Penticton AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 8 providers, including 340 places to stay from Airbnb, 45 accommodations from VRBO and 45 places to stay from Homeaway.

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