Explore Palm Springs
Attractions & Activities
Escape the Madness and Experience the Wilderness! Drive your own ATV or be a passenger with an Adult.Get Dirty with a sunrise or sunset ride.
Phone: (760) 861-7823
Address: 62450 Chiriaco Rd, Chiriaco Summit, CA 92201
Beeline Airways / Palm Springs Biplanes
Climb aboard our 1940 three-seat Stearman Biplane with your favorite friend and enjoy an unparalleled view of the Coachella Valley. Feel the wind in your face as you soar back in time.
Phone: (760) 216-3700
Address: 145 S Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Palm Springs Plane Rides
Join us for biplane fun high above the desert. Our award-winning 1943 Stearman biplane has all original instruments and controls, voice-activated intercom communications with the pilot, and the finest seat belts. Aerobatics provided on request. Free in-flight videos for all. Experience sport aviation at its best.
Phone: (760) 574-3644
Address: 79880 Avenue 42, Bermuda Dunes, CA 92203
Fantasy Balloon Flights
Experience the best view of the Coachella Valley. Celebrating a perfect safety record since 1981, your comfort is assured by seasoned pilot/guides. Sunrise and sunset adventures are available daily. Includes a champagne and sparkling juice toast, snacks, and souvenirs.
Phone: (760) 568-0997
Address: 74901 Highway 111, Indian Wells, CA 92210
BMW Performance Center West at The Thermal Club
Get behind the wheel for plenty of seat time in one of 1- or 2-day Teen Schools, Car Control Schools, or High-Performance M Schools. Push a BMW to its limits and become a better driver with hands-on learning at this exciting facility. Now hosting custom corporate group events and multiple BMW experiences daily, including Performance Center Drives, M Track Drives and the Ultimate BMW Mixer. Call to make your reservation today.
Phone: (888) 345-4269
Address: 86030 62nd Avenue, Thermal, CA 92274
The Living Desert
The Living Desert is a unique zoo and botanical garden that specializes in the deserts of the world. Giraffes, mountain lions, zebras, and cheetahs are just a few of the incredible animals that take you from Africa to North America. The botanical gardens include geographic replicas of areas as diverse as Baja California’s Viscaino Desert and the exotic deserts of Madagascar. Check the website for location information, current hours and events.
Phone: (760) 346-5694
Address: 47900 Portola Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Cabot's Pueblo Museum
A Hopi inspired Pueblo that is a unique treasure to the Coachella Valley, located in the heart of Desert Hot Springs. The Museum is close to Joshua Tree, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, and Palm Springs. The Pueblo is four-stories, 5,000 square feet and includes 35 rooms, 150 windows and 65 doors. Visitors will notice many unique features: including windows and doors collected and reassembled from abandoned homesteads, old telephone poles, buckboard wagon parts, and many other materials used creatively.
Phone: (760) 329-7610
Address: 67616 E Desert View Avenue, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Aboard the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, the World’s largest rotating tramcar, you will experience a breathtaking journey up the sheer cliffs of Chino Canyon. Begin the ten-minute ride at the Valley Station, elevation 2,643 feet, and end at the Mountain Station, elevation 8,516 feet. No matter what the season, whether you are enjoying spectacular views or hiking in a pristine wilderness, a one-of-a-kind experience can be had by all.
Phone: (760) 325-1391
Address: One Tram Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Palm Springs Air Museum
Home to one of the World's largest collections of flyable WWII aircraft plus Korea and Vietnam era aircraft. The air-conditioned hangars have no ropes to keep you from interacting with the exhibits. The extensive library and crew of trained volunteers can provide you details on the aircraft and a sense of the experience of flying them. Flight exhibitions Saturdays, November through April.
Phone: (760) 778-6262
Address: 745 N Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA 92262
The Gardens on El Paseo
The Gardens on El Paseo and El Paseo Village are the premier shopping and dining destinations in the Southern California Desert region. Located in the center of El Paseo, the shopping centers feature trendy, upscale, unique-to-market tenants in an outdoor, garden setting. Anchored by Saks Fifth Avenue, The Gardens on El Paseo and El Paseo Village features over 50 stores and restaurants.
Phone: (760) 862-1990
Address: 73545 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA 92260