Whether you’re spending an evening hiking under the stars in Joshua Tree National Park or elevating your view at the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway®, don’t miss these top attractions in Palm Springs.
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Moorten Botanical Garden

Distance: 6 Miles
Spend the afternoon in a cactarium, surrounded by extraordinary desert plants.
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The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

Distance: 10 Miles
For an educational attraction in Palm Springs, take a trip to the Living Desert.
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Palm Springs Art Museum

Distance: 7 Miles
For a transformative day filled with art, design, and architecture, visit the local museum.
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Joshua Tree National Park

Distance: 44 Miles
Grab your hiking boots and explore the iconic desert landscapes of Joshua Tree
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway®

Distance: 13 Miles
Take a thrilling two-and-a-half mile ride on the world’s largest rotating tram car.
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VillageFest

Distance: 5 Miles
For a creative thing to do in Palm Springs, dive into local culinary delights, arts, and crafts.
Explore the Area Palm Springs Area From art to botanicals, to plenty of hiking trails—there are tons of fun things to do in Palm Springs. Resort Map Explore the Area
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Pack Your Hiking Boots

Palm Springs is home to trails, paths, and mountains galore. Pack your hiking boots and explore the area on foot.

 

Prepare for Swimsuit Weather

With sunny weather year-round, it’s always a good idea to pack that swimsuit and prepare for a dip in the pool or hot tub.

Get Ready to Learn

Between gardens, museums, and art galleries, there's plenty to learn in the palm tree-filled oasis of Palm Springs.