Discover the desert terrain on horseback or see it from 8,516 feet at the top of the aerial tramway. There is an array of exciting and memorable activities waiting for you in Palm Springs.
Palm Springs offers an array of terrain to explore, from beautiful desert to rugged mountains. Start off with a jeep tour of the area and explore the magnificence of Coachella Valley by taking the less traveled roads. Local guides will provide detailed area information and history as well as take you on an exhilarating 4WD adventure of this beautiful environment.
The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is the most spectacular way to see some of the best views of Palm Springs. In just 15 minutes, the world’s largest rotating tram whisks you to 8,516 feet. Once you are over a mile high, enjoy breathtaking 360 degree views of deep canyons, dramatic mountains and sprawling desert. Experience a delicious meal at the Peaks Restaurant or savor a sweet cocktail in the viewing lounge.
Explore the desert environment on horseback or on a bicycle. Follow the sandy trails and really connect with the desert as you ride amongst scenic foothills of the Santa Rosa Mountains and discover unusual rock formations left by the ancient Salton Sea.
Whichever way you choose to explore the local area, La Quinta Resort and Club hotel’s staff are always willing to help you plan your stay to ensure an unforgettable Palm Springs experience.