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Palm SpringsCity in the RiversideCounty ,a 2 hour drive from Los Angeles lies on the edge of the Mojave Desert, The Palm Springs oasis enjoys 350 days of sun year round. Its unique environment, offers a wealth of entertainment from perfect golf courses to adventure hiking tours via boutique shopping and water park fun, Palm Springs the place where families and couples will bring back unforgettable memories. Check our Cheap Palm Springs Holidays Deals, Cheap Palm Springs Hotels, and Cheap Palm Springs Flights.
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Palm Spring Attractions
So many activities are available in Palm Springs that no such thing as boredom could exist. That you hit the ball on one of the tennis court of Indian Wells or that you ride a horse in the Mojave Desert, Palm Springs was created to get fun and relax.
Palm Springs Outdoor Activities:
There are many ways to explore the fantastic environment provided in Palm Springs. Your could take the sky and go on hot air balloon ride or decide to explore the wonders to Joshua National park where you could hike, cycle, climb and camp.
There is some for kids too, The Living Desert is a great zoo where kids and adults could discover the beautiful wildlife of the environing mountains (bob cats, mountain lions) and from other exotic places like giraffes and cheetahs. Probably the best water park in California is located in Palm Spring, the Knott’s Soak city will be great fun for families and the perfect way to relax with kids.
You cannot leave Palm Springs without having been on the Tram, this aerial tram will take to the top of the Mt San Jancito, where snow can be find in winter. At the top you will find a great network of hiking track to explore the wildernesses of the Mojave Desert.
Drive to the Wolf Mountain Sanctuary, located 1h drive from Palm Springs, it constitutes a unique environment where you could interact with wolves. This sanctuary is a must see attraction, as interacting with wolves is generally something impossible.
Great outdoor activities means also that Palm Springs provides countless golf courses, famous across the world for their landscapes and outstanding outdoor shopping.
Palm Springs Culture:
On the cultural side Palm Spring is also a great place, there are great numbers of art galleries and museums in Palm Springs. Aircraft passionate will find the biggest collection of the WW2 aircraft in the Palm Springs Air Museum. Located on lands of native American, visiting museums is a great way to learn about these ancient culture.
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Palm Springs Events Guide:
Palm Springs International Film Festival 5 – 16 January
Palm Springs International Film Festival is a film festival held in Palm Springs, California. It was started in 1989 and is held annually in January. The Festival features a stellar line-up of more than 200 films from more than 60 countries, special events and gala receptions.
Tour De Palm Springs 10 – 11 February
Tour de Palm Springs is an event designed to raise money for non-profit organizations in the Coachella Valley. Palm Springs' famous weather, gorgeous mountain scenery, thousands of bike riders, and raising money for charities make the Tour de Palm Springs and event like no other!
Indian Wells Tennis Tournament 6-19 March
The fifth biggest tennis tournament in the world takes place in Indian Wells. All the best players in the world come to this hard court ATP tournament. Be prepare to attend some astonishing games as you walk around the club.
Coachella Music Festival April 11-13/18-20.
One of the biggest music festival in California, leave your wellis at home get your flip flops out and dance to the sound of your favourite bands.
A Palm Springs culinary landmark, Le Vallauris is not only considered by many to be the finest restaurant in Palm Springs, but one of the finest restaurants in California. Zagat awarded Le Vallauris their highest rating of "Extraordinary to Perfection" in all categories for Food, Decor and Service.
Also, Matchbox Vintage Pizza Bistro is an exciting restaurant with a decidedly hip and urban feel. Voted best pizza in the valley, Matchbox serves made-to-order fresh pizza baked in a wood-burning oven.
Excellence certificate 2013 attributed to Miro's, where you could enjoy continental and mediterranean food.
Visit the Tyler's Burger voted the best burger in Palm Springs, for a reasonable price.
If you love shopping you will definitely enjoy shopping in Palm Springs. World famous as the Rodeo Drive of the Desert, Palm Desert's El Paseo Shopping District is a beautifully maintained picture-postcard floral and statue-filled mile. Also, El Paseo is truly a shopper's paradise where you'll find over 300 discoveries including enchanting shops and boutiques featuring the latest designer fashions, jewelry, award winning restaurants, antiques, beauty salons, spas, art galleries and much more.
Palm Springs Weather
Palm Springs is well-known for its dry and sunny climate, with over 350 days of sunshine a year.
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