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Best of Palm Springs Guide

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Palm Springs
Looking to relax in the sun? Palm Springs, with 354 days of sunshine per year, might be the place for you. Relax poolside or visit one of the many area spas… or tour some fantastic examples of mid-century modern architecture.

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San Jacinto Mountain
San Jacinto Mountain
Attraction type: Mountains
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Climb 8,000 feet from the desert to the San Jacinto Mountains, in less than 15 minutes, by tram.
Attraction type: Trams; Scenic Railroads
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Palm Springs Air Museum
Palm Springs Air Museum
Rated by CNN as one of the top 14 Air Museums in the World. This facility Gives visitors an up-close look at the legendary fighters and bombers of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.
Attraction type: Specialty Museums; History Museums; Educational Sites
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Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Springs Art Museum
Owner description: Located in downtown Palm Springs (with a branch location in Palm Desert, CA), the Palm Springs Art Museum offers compelling art exhibitions from national and international... more Owner description: Located in downtown Palm Springs (with a branch location in Palm Desert, CA), the Palm Springs Art Museum offers compelling art exhibitions from national and international artists. The museum's extensive permanent collection includes significant works by modern and contemporary artists, western, contemporary and glass artists, and features several temporary exhibitions throughout the year. The museum is open free every Thursday night and the second Sunday of every month. It also offers a range of theatrical and musical performances in its Annenberg Theater. Throughout all these programs, the museum is dedicated to creating memorable and inspiring interactions through educational and cultural opportunities. less
Attraction type: Art Museums
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The Fabulous Palm Spring Follies
The Fabulous Palm Spring Follies
Owner description: The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies features the music and dance of the 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s with a cast old enough to have lived it. Celebrated guest stars and international... more Owner description: The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies features the music and dance of the 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s with a cast old enough to have lived it. Celebrated guest stars and international vaudeville acts join the Follies’ world-renowned line of Long-Legged Lovelies and Follies Gentlemen. less
Attraction type: Performances
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Great Shakes
Great Shakes
Ranked #1 of 265 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price:
Cuisines: Dessert
Dining options: Dessert
Le Vallauris
Le Vallauris
Ranked #2 of 265 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price: $50 - $65
Cuisines: French, Contemporary, Californian
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Miro's Restaurant
Miro's Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 265 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price: $24 - $38
Cuisines: European, Eastern European, Central European
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Tyler's Burgers
Tyler's Burgers
Ranked #4 of 265 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price:
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout
Shanghai Reds,
Shanghai Reds,
Ranked #5 of 265 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Queen of Hearts Resort
Queen of Hearts Resort
$105 - $120
Ranked #6 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
Alpine Gardens Hotel
2.5 of 5
Alpine Gardens Hotel
$65 - $155
Ranked #12 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
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Andreas Hotel & Spa
3.0 of 5
Andreas Hotel & Spa
$106 - $302
Ranked #13 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hotel California
Hotel California
$119 - $239
Ranked #1 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
Desert Riviera Hotel
Desert Riviera Hotel
$139 - $159
Ranked #2 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
Palm Springs Rendezvous
3.5 of 5
Palm Springs Rendezvous
$171 - $232
Ranked #3 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Hacienda at Warm Sands
5.0 of 5
The Hacienda at Warm Sands
$249 - $399
Ingleside Inn
4.0 of 5
Ingleside Inn
$139 - $251
Ranked #12 of 29 Palm Springs B&B and Inns
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Parker Palm Springs
4.0 of 5
Parker Palm Springs
$202 - $943
Ranked #16 of 69 hotels in Palm Springs
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