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3 Days in this Area

A weekend getaway to Palm Springs is more than doable when you plan ahead with the right itinerary. Southern California is a treasure trove of incredible attractions and activities that will keep a whole family busy for three days. We’ve created a list for you of all the Palm Springs CA things to do!

Best Things To Do In Palm Springs – What to Do

When planning for the perfect weekend trip to Palm Springs, you have more than a few options of things to do. One of the best things to do in Palm Springs is to visit the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. This desert botanical garden and zoo lets you take an up-close look at all of the exciting flora and fauna that are native to the region. Over 430 animals are houses here giving you plenty to see!

What to See

There is so much to see around Palm Springs that it is best to keep it local during a 3-day trip. The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway gives off an unprecedented view through the Chino Canyon in rotating tram cars. Up at the top of San Jacinto Peak, you can see all around the valley, dine in at the restaurant, take a look in the museum, or explore the surrounding hiking trails. For additional hiking trails and horseback riding with incredible views, make your way over to the Indian Canyons. No matter what you see in Palm Springs, you will have an endless supply of photo opportunities to share on your social media!

What to Eat

Have we mentioned the food in and around Palm Springs needs to be tasted to be believed? Award-winning chefs located in Palm Springs have created incredible menus at local restaurants such as Miro’s Restaurant and Evzin Palm Springs. If your family is in the mood for a casual dinner, Bill’s Pizza cannot be passed upon. The adults will also have plenty of nightclubs and bars to visit during their stay. Copa Nightclub offers up plenty of dancing and live DJs every night. Or book a reservation for the Social Cycle where Captain Lou will take you on his 16-passenger bicycle that is basically a party on wheels. You can be taken to all of the exciting watering holes around town while being eco-friendly! Click here to check out the top 10 restaurants in Palm Springs!

Your Weekend Getaway to Palm Springs

These are just a few of the many incredible Palm Springs CA things to do and see. Make your trip as convenient as possible with our custom vacation rentals that feature spacious floor plans and resort like amenities. You will be nearby all of these attractions even from our quaint 1-person rentals, allowing you to get in as much of Palm Springs as possible during your stay.