Explore Palm Springs
Famed for its golf courses, health spas, and year-round sunshine, a break at a Palm Springs resort can be as relaxing or as energetic as you make it. Summers in Palm Springs can be exceptionally hot, with August and July temperatures peaking at over 100ºF. Winters are dry and warm with temperatures not tending to fall much below 65ºF.
When to go to Palm Springs With over 350 days of sunshine a year, it always feels like summer in Palm Springs, so no matter which season you choose to visit, you won’t be disappointed by the weather. Early Spring is a good time to avoid the crowds for a restful recuperation break at a luxury resort.
How to get to Palm SpringsPalm Springs International Airport (PSP) is only a mile from the city’s downtown district, making transfers to Palm Springs hotels easy to manage by taxi or by hotel shuttles. Another Palm Springs travel option is the city-wide SunLine Transit Agency bus service, while Greyhound buses and Amtrak train services also serve the city from further afield. Car rental is widely available from the airport, making Los Angeles and San Diego easily reachable day-trip destinations.
Why visit Palm Springs The beautiful natural surroundings of the city are possibly the most memorable Palm Springs attractions. A trip on the city’s Aerial Tramway allows visitors to admire the stunning views of the mountainous desert scenery. Nearby Joshua Tree National Park is popular with hikers, climbers, and nature lovers. Health and fitness fans flock to the city’s luxury resorts, and a stay at a spa hotel in Palm Springs is the perfect place to recharge your batteries. The Palm Springs Air Museum houses a collection of historic aircraft and aviation memorabilia, and offers educational lectures on the US air force role in World War II.
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