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Captain Kirk's Palm Springs Adventure - Day Tours

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515 N Palm Canyon Dr, The Corridor, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-5543
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Great tour guide!

What made this tour so enjoyable was Kirk. Communication to book was fast and easy. He promised a... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
Melissa M
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modesto, ca
Awesome tour!

This was an awesome walking tour! Kirk is so informative and showed and told us so much about the... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2017
dhosephros
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Palm Springs, California
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515 N Palm Canyon Dr, The Corridor, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-5543
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

What made this tour so enjoyable was Kirk. Communication to book was fast and easy. He promised a 2 to 2-1/2 hour tour, and we received a little over three hours. There were three in our group and we were able to ask questions at...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2017

This was an awesome walking tour! Kirk is so informative and showed and told us so much about the history of Palm Springs and Las Palmas! We recommend those easy walking tour to anyone who visits Palm Springs! As a bonus he gave us wonderful...More

1  Thank dhosephros
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Reviewed November 14, 2017

This morning my husband and I had a wonderful lesson in the cultural and architectural history of Palm Springs. Captain Kirk's tour was well organized and detailed with the perfect mix of flair, history and old Hollywood gossip. Thanks Captain, our friends will be joining...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

I was in Palm Springs this past weekend for an evening wedding and asked, at the last minute, if Captain Kirk could accommodate my curiosity with a morning tour. Although his tour season doesn't officially open until mid-October, he happily agreed! I was delighted and...More

Thank Anita H
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Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

We have visited Palm Springs off and on for many years and finally took the time to take a guided walking tour of Old Las Palmas in Palm Springs. Kirk has obviously done his research and gave us a fun and insightful picture of the...More

1  Thank cccmmmrrr
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Reviewed January 26, 2017

We had a great time on the walk. We were a group of 4 ladies and we really enjoyed the walk, information and energy of Kirk. He was a great guide, we learnt a lot and really enjoyed the experience. I have recommended him to...More

1  Thank Shannon K
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Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a great tour to learn about history, architecture, local politics and Palm Springs culture. Kirk is very friendly and willing to answer any questions. Kirk does a nice job of showing photos of original homes and hotels, as well as interiors. You see...More

Thank kaj2600
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Reviewed December 30, 2016

Kirk Bridgman led us on a thoroughly enjoyable 2 1/2 hour walking tour of the Old Las Palmas neighborhood, a beautiful residential area with numerous examples of mid-century residential architecture. The number of celebrities and iconic personalities who have lived in this enclave are too...More

Thank IrishCrimson
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Reviewed November 22, 2016

It was so interesting and the knowledge of the good Captain is impressive. He is kind and just love his little cute dog. He was able to share not just the information on the various homes of the past but infused the historical facts and...More

1  Thank _kvhmdoc
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Reviewed November 16, 2016

Captain Kirk was a fabulous guide! Provided a ton of history on the city of Palm Springs as well as the stars that have lived here. We didn't once feel rushed, as Kirk patiently answered all of our questions. Highly recommend this tour!

Thank Alyson H
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marknelaine
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Response from Kirk B | Property representative |
Hi there, the cost is $50 prt person for my 2-3 hour walking tour of Old Las Palmas in Palm Springs. Due to the heat I do not offer walking tours from mid June through mid September.
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