Family and Kids in Palm Springs

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Palm Springs? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Palm Springs, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Palm Springs.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Palm Springs for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

    Family and Kids

    Renown as the largest rotating aerial tramway in the world, the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway provides access to the floor of Coachella Valley and takes the visitors relatively near the top of San Jacinto Peak. It is constructed in the rugged Chino Canyon and presents a picturesque panorama of the valley!
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Desert Riviera Hotel

    Family and Kids

    With a relaxing pool, BBQ and all the amenities required for a comfortable stay, opt for Desert Riveria hotel and feel at home!
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Hotel California

    Family and Kids

    Boutique hotel in Palm Springs, perfect for a vacation you have always wanted. Great dining in and facilities for a luxurious stay! You can choose from the different variety of rooms like Casita, Townhouse, King Poolside, King Romantica and suites.
  4. Amazing Palm Springs attraction for kids
    La Maison Hotel

    Family and Kids

    Voted as the number 1 small hotel in USA, this place is perfect for a memorable vacation in Palm Springs. With the rustic feel which will take you to south of France, La Maison also has a unique Spa to give you’re a surreal staying experience.
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Agua Caliente Indian Canyons

    Family and Kids

    These Canyons are located on the Agua Caliente Tribal Land and have remarkable natural beauty. Just few minutes away from the Palm Springs Downtown, these Canyons are not to be missed on your trip to Palm Springs Desert. Grab your camera and click postcard-like images, a visit here is a treat to the shutterbugs!
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Palm Springs
    Tahquitz Canyon Trail

    Family and Kids

    A two-mile long loop trail that leads to Tahquitz falls and back is known as the Tahquitz canyon trail. The trail leads up to an elevation of 350 feet and is steep, rocky and full of adventure. The rocky steps are as high as 12-15 inches and require good balance while climbing. Though slightly adventurous, the hike is a matchless experience!
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Coachella Valley Preserve

    Family and Kids

    Located 10 miles east of Palm Springs, the Coachella Valley Preserve is a 17,000 acre site. It is home to the Coachella Valley- Fringe toed lizard found only in this area. The Thousand Palm Oasis, Willis, Hidden Horseshoe and Indian Palms are also found in this preserve. The Paul Wilhelm Grove is the visitor’s centre of the preserve. There are several hiking trails like McCallum, Hidden P...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Moorten Botanical Garden And Cactarium

    Botanical Garden

    Establishes by Chester “Cactus Slim: Moorten and wife Patricia Moorten in 1938, the garden is now owned and operated by their son Clark Moorten. It exhibits a classic collection of more than 3000 varieties of plants designed in concentrated habitats along a natural trail. The garden also has a special exhibition of rare plants and it is known as ‘The Cactarium- a word coined by the ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Painted Canyon And The Mecca Hills

    Family and Kids

    Located around 40 miles to southeast of Palm Springs; the Mecca hills are a result of the convergence of North American Plate and Pacific Plate. The San Andreas Fault has resulted into unique geological formations and Painted Canyon is one such phenomena. Set in the heart of the hills, the Painted Canyons exhibit vivid shades of rose, pink, red, purple and green. The Canyon runs in a general no...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Palm Springs Walk Of Stars

    Family and Kids

    Established by Gerhard Frenzel and Barbara Foster-Henderson in 1922, the walk of fame honours notable people who have lived in the grater Palm Springs area. This includes notable personalities like presidents of United States, people in Show-buzz, literary figures, pioneers, civic leaders, humanitarians and medal of honour recipients. Golden Palm stars are embedded in the sidewalk pavement for ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Santa Rosa Mountains And San Jacinto National Monument

    Family and Kids

    Spread over 272,000 acres of land, the San Jacinto National Monument combines the federal, State, county, private and Native American lands. At an elevation of 10,834 feet from the sea level, this natural bounty can be accessed by the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. It is considered as the treasure of Coachella Valley and can be also accessed from the alpine village of Idyllwild. It comprises two ...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Sparrows Lodge

    Family and Kids

    Sparrows Lodge is a three-star hotel where rustic hues are coupled with touches of modernity. Rooms are spacious and are adorned with art works of eminent painters and features russet red walls, inlaid Pebbles, butterfly chairs, and more. There are private patios in some rooms and the absence of television or phones are meant to provide simplicity of rustic life to the guests. You can live unde...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Smoke Tree Stables

    Family and Kids

    If you love adventure and want to try something different, why not try horse riding at the Smoke Tree Stables in Palm Springs. Located in the heart of Palm Springs, Smoke Tree Stables was started in 1927 and since establishment it has been a popular place offering outstanding horse riding experience to visitors. Whether you’re a professional rider or a novice, the staff helps everyone equ...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Palm Springs Windmill Tours

    Family and Kids

    Enrich your knowledge about renewable energy generation and get closer to the environment when you take the Palm Springs Windmill Tours. This unique experience is sure to charm you. You will get to see windmills in action and understand how they are used to make electricity. You will walk out in the sand and see some historical windmills that are on display, as well as functional windmills that...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Palm Springs Air Museum

    Family and Kids

    The Palm Springs Air Museum houses a collection of aircrafts used in the combats of World War II. The museum displays some of the world’s largest warplanes. Related artifacts, artwork, and library sources about the American history around the World War II are facilitated at the Palm Springs Air Museum.