Kamloops Tourism

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Kamloops is a city in south central British Columbia in Canada, located at the confluence of the two branches of the Thompson River near Kamloops Lake. It is the largest community in the Thompson-Nicola Regional District and the location of the regional district's offices. The surrounding region is more commonly referred to as the Thompson Country. It is ranked 37th on the list of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in Canada and represents the 44th largest census agglomeration nationwide, with 85,678 residents in 2011.


Home to pretty treasures, Kamloops is Canada's best kept secret. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Kamloops.

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Facts and Stats for Kamloops*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kamloops

    Know the pollution level of Kamloops before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 5 (Very Low)
  • Kamloops: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kamloops for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kamloops.

    • Burglary and Theft 35 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 23.21 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.67 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 23.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Kamloops - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 63.82 (High)
    • Pollution Index 15.36 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.83 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 43.47 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.72 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 69.15 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kamloops

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kamloops

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 24.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35.92 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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