Palm Springs Tourism

Nestled in the deserts of California is this little city of Palm Springs. A popular destination for the splendid vacation, Palm Springs tourism offers great resorts, fun-filled activities and entertainment for all ages. Natural beauty is abundant and unique given the geography of the city, but the Palm Springs travel guide is bustling with other adventure activities like hiking, camping or a soothing stay at the classy resorts.

For the likes of it, Palm Springs is a pleasant getaway!

Essential travel information and Palm Springs tips for your visit

Tips and Warnings:

  • When visiting Palm Springs, do take a one-day trip to Joshua National park on the north route 62. Camping there is also a fun activity.
  • Palm Springs is a LGBT friendly town and also has LGBT resorts and hotels.
  • Naturism is also fairly common in Palm Springs.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Palm Springs

  • Know the pollution level of Palm Springs before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Palm Springs for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palm Springs.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.84 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25.09 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.34 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.21 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.59 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.59 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.34 (Low)
    • Drug offense 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.09 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.59 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.37 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.16 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.34 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 68.27 (High)
    • Climate Index 49.27 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 56.32 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 83.8 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.06 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Palm Springs

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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