Palm Springs Tours, Sightseeing and Attractions

The list of things to do in Palm Springs, California is endless. You could, for example, take a hike through one of the area's many canyons or head to one of Palm Springs other lovely attractions. There are, however, a few must see attractions you won't want to miss on your next trip to Palm Springs, CA.

Some of the most popular Palm Springs activities are hiking through one of the city's lovely canyons. You could head to Palm Canyon or Indian Canyons - both of which offer stunning scenery and trails to fit every person's hiking ability. You could also pick up a map and head to San Jacinto Mountain, home to some of the most breathtaking views to be found in California. Another one of the best Palm Springs excursions for the first time tourist to the city is the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Taking a ride on the tram allows you to experience all of Palm Springs beauty without having to take a tiring hike. Another of the top places to visit, with local people and tourists, is the Coachella Valley Preserve. The Coachella Valley Preserve is one of the only spots certain exotic bird species can be seen in the entire state.

There are many other attractions in Palm Springs as well for you to enjoy. You could head to one of the city's museums like the Palm Springs Air Museum. This museum is especially popular with children. You could also plan Palm Springs tours of either the Palm Springs Art Museum or head to Ruddy's General Store Museum to see a replica of an actual general store and the goods that sold there during the city's early days. If you love shopping and Palm Springs, you’re in a great spot as OC is known for its shopping. You'll want to head over to Palm Canyon Drive. Palm Canyon Drive is home to many designer stores and is absolutely perfect for true shopping aficionados.

Regardless of if you decide to camp at Lake Hemet or visit the Moorten Botanical Garden, Palm Springs offers the perfect getaway for every traveler.
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