Kelowna Brewery Tour: A Journey Through Local Beer Craft

a person sitting at a bar with a plate of food and a glass of wine in front of them at Kettle River Brewing in Kelowna.
Kettle River Brewing

Beyond its famed wineries and stunning vistas, Kelowna has emerged as a hub for beer enthusiasts, offering an array of experiences that tantalize the taste buds and ignite the senses. In recent years, Kelowna has experienced a craft beer revolution, with a surge in quality breweries enriching the local scene. This city, long celebrated for its wines and beautiful landscapes, now boasts a beer culture that's equally compelling. Over a dozen craft breweries dot the cityscape, each bringing its own unique flair and flavours to the forefront.

Kelowna's brewery tours offer an immersive experience into its craft beer revolution. Visitors can explore various breweries both downtown and beyond. These tours are more than mere tastings – they're educational journeys through the beer-making process.

Canadian Craft Tours:

The Kelowna Brewery Tour, presented by Canadian Craft Tours, is an immersive experience into the heart of Kelowna's vibrant craft beer scene. This tour takes beer enthusiasts on a journey through three carefully selected breweries, offering a glimpse into both the downtown core and the outskirts of the city. Guests are conveniently picked up and dropped off at 1301 Ellis St, Kelowna, or a custom address for private groups, ensuring a seamless experience from start to finish.

Guided by knowledgeable local experts who are well-versed in Kelowna and BC beer culture, participants are treated to more than just transportation. The tour includes comfortable round-trip travel in a spacious van, tasting flights at each brewery—equivalent to a full beer at each stop—and a behind-the-scenes look at the brewing process, from farm to bottle. Typical stops include renowned breweries like Tree Institute, Wild Ambition, and Boundary Brewing, with the flexibility to visit cider houses, distilleries, and wineries as well. Ideal for groups of eight or more, private tours offer custom pickup locations, ensuring a personalized and engaging adventure. This tour is perfect for anyone looking to delve into the rich craft beer culture of Kelowna while enjoying a fun and educational outing.

Kelowna's brewery tours transcend the traditional beer tasting, offering an in depth look into the city's craft beer culture. They provide not just a sip of the finest brews but also a glimpse into the community and craftsmanship that make Kelowna's beer scene truly special.