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

  • Save 3% Joshua Tree National Park Van Tour
    Joshua Tree National Park Van Tour10 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs 30 Mins

    Just north of Palm Springs lies one of nature's majestic creations, Joshua Tree National Park. In the comfort of an enclosed,...

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  • Save 4% Palm Springs Celebrity 2.5-Hour Grand Tour
    Palm Springs Celebrity 2.5-Hour Grand Tour48 Reviews

    Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins

    Our award winning tour guides will take you on an experience you will never forget. With 5 straight Trip Advisor "Certificate...

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  • Save 7% Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission
    Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission219 Reviews

    Duration: Flexible

    On a hot summer's day, one of the best things to do in Palm Springs is to take a ride from the dry desert floor with the Aeri...

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  • Save 3% Half-Day Jeep Tour of the San Andreas Fault From Palm Springs
    Half-Day Jeep Tour of the San Andreas Fault From Palm Springs4 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Small group Jeep/SUV tours of the San Andreas Fault zone. Colorful canyons and tortured landscape make this tour a memorable ...

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

    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
  • How safe is Palm Springs for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palm Springs.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.13 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 34.38 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.94 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.69 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.63 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.81 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 64.17 (High)
    • Pollution Index 15.52 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.4 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 83.8 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.14 (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 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.33 USD

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

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