Naramata Bench Wineries Association

The beaches of Naramata Bench where wine and wineries and vineyards and beach lifestyle abounds in the beautiful Okanagan valley of British ColumbiaThe Naramata Bench Wineries Association is a group of twenty-four award-winning wineries nestled along a fourteen kilometre winding country road overlooking Okanagan Lake.

Located near Penticton in the Southern Okanagan, the wineries are situated above sweeping sand cliffs that rise from Okanagan Lake, with vineyards that gently slope up to the mountains behind, hence the name “The Naramata Bench.”

Wine & Culture

The breathtaking views from naramata bench. You can see Okanagan Lake from the sun drenched hills filed with wineries, vineyards and orchards. Come visit and experience the wine tours and wine vacations.

A hundred years ago this was a major fruit growing area and over the years it has become home to world class viticulturists growing the grapes that are the basis for the renown of Naramata Bench wines. It has also become home to artisans, restaurants, and B&B accommodations.

Each winery on The Bench has their own specialties and philosophies of wine-making, but what they all share is a commitment to quality in their wine-making, and a belief that authentic wine experiences should be offered in a friendly and relaxed manner.

The Perfect Wine Tour Destination

Grape vines growing at a naramata bench winery and vineyard. Delicious grapes make delicious wine. Grapes and fruit grown on the hills surrounding Okanagan lake.The beautiful rural surroundings and wide variety of wineries makes the Naramata Bench a perfect wine tour destination. A regular schedule of wine events plus accommodations, restaurants, and many recreational activities also make Naramata Bench and the surrounding area a special place for an Okanagan getaway holiday in wine country.

Visiting the tasting rooms of the Naramata Bench you will find knowledgeable and friendly staff, and often the wine-makers themselves, who are committed to ensuring that your expectations for a quality wine experience are met, whatever your level of wine knowledge.

So come and visit us soon. We look forward to meeting you and sharing our Naramata Bench Experience, and our wines, with you.

P.S.
If you want to experience the Naramata Bench but can’t get here soon enough, all our members have on-line ordering and many of our wines are available at fine wine stores and restaurants. For more information see the individual winery listings through this website.