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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.

All things to do » Things to do

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: Tramways; 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: Educational sites; History Museums; Specialty Museums
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San Jacinto Mountain
San Jacinto Mountain
Attraction type: Mountains
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Indian Canyons
Indian Canyons
Attraction type: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Canyons
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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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All places to eat » Places to eat

Great Shakes
Great Shakes
Ranked #1 of 312 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price:
Cuisines: American
Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Purple Room Supper Club
Purple Room Supper Club
Ranked #2 of 312 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price: $10 - $30
Cuisines: American, Bar, Contemporary, International
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Le Vallauris
Le Vallauris
Ranked #3 of 312 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price: $55 - $70
Cuisines: French, Contemporary
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Miro's Restaurant
Miro's Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 312 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price: $24 - $38
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Central European, Eastern European
Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Spencer's Restaurant
Spencer's Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 312 Restaurants in Palm Springs
Price: $11 - $49
Cuisines: American
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Orbit In
Orbit In
$129 - $259
Ranked #1 of 24 Palm Springs B&B and Inns
INNdulge
INNdulge
$111 - $264
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Escape
Escape
$127 - $173

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Desert Riviera Hotel
3.5 of 5
Desert Riviera Hotel
$237 - $343
Ranked #1 of 71 Hotels in Palm Springs
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Hotel California
Hotel California
$142 - $194
Ranked #2 of 71 Hotels in Palm Springs
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La Maison Hotel
La Maison Hotel
$191 - $274
Ranked #3 of 71 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
$281 - $512
L'Horizon Resort & Spa
4.5 of 5
L'Horizon Resort & Spa
$380 - $1,065
Ranked #14 of 71 Hotels in Palm Springs
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Hilton Palm Springs
4.0 of 5
Hilton Palm Springs
$176 - $493
Ranked #16 of 71 Hotels in Palm Springs
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.