Kamloops is known as the friendliest city in British Columbia. Set among beautiful surroundings, the city serves as an excellent destination for anyone who wishes to visit the area. Whether it is the climate, culture or activities, Kamloops offers something...more
Kamloops is known as the friendliest city in British Columbia. Set among beautiful surroundings, the city serves as an excellent destination for anyone who wishes to visit the area. Whether it is the climate, culture or activities, Kamloops offers something for everyone. The city is surrounded by rugged landscape and visitors can enjoy a wide range of activities like mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, etc. There are also some excellent golf courses in the area and the weather being excellent all around the year, visitors can enjoy some exciting golfing action.
Kamloops is surrounded by several lakes making it a perfect destination to enjoy various water sports. Kamloopsis located at the junction of the North and South Thompson rivers and at the junction is the Riverside Park, which is excellent to spend some time at. The MacArthur Island Park is also an excellent destination to visit. The city hosts a wide variety of festivals and sports events throughout the year.
The city also offers a good shopping experience. The Aberdeen Mall has numerous shops and is the best place for shopping in the city. The Summit Shopping Centre, Sahali Mall and the Northills Shopping Center are also good places for shopping.
Kamloops is served by the Kamloops Airport, which is caters to domestic flights. From the airport visitors can take buses or taxis to reach the city.
Kamloops has a few Indian restaurants where visitors can find halal food. These restaurants include Mauryas Fine Indian Cuisine, Taj Restaurant, etc. However it is best for visitors to enquire with the restaurant staff before dining. There is a halal meat shop located in Northshore, the Hasty Market.
There is one mosque in Kamloops, the Ayesha Mosque located in Knutsford.