Palm Springs Tourism, California

Visit Palm Springs - Best of Palm Springs

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!

Palm Springs Travel Tips

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.

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Facts and Stats for Palm Springs*

  • Pollution Statistics in Palm Springs

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

    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
  • Palm Springs: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Palm Springs for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palm Springs.

    • Burglary and Theft 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 32.14 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.71 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.93 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.07 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 26.79 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.36 (Moderate)
  • Living in Palm Springs - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 61.98 (High)
    • Pollution Index 15.52 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.79 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 89.72 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.02 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 82.6 (Moderate)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Palm Springs

    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 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 58.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.5 USD

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

Palm Springs Travel Guides

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