springs is a tourist destination
in its own right.
the early 1900's, movie stars and wealthy business people
have flocked to Palm Springs because of its temperate climate.
Indian lore abounds in the Palm Springs area and visitors
are attracted to the Indian Canyons and other habitat of the
Native American. Jeep tours take visitors to these Indian
canyons and the picturesque range of mountains that surround
number one tourist attraction is the Palm
Springs aerial tramway which climbs to an elevation
of 8,000 feet for several climate zones. Visitors to that
spectacular mountain top can view the entire Coachella Valley.
The temperature at the top of the tram is generally 30 degrees
cooler than the valley floor.
addition to golf and tennis, visitors to the valley enjoy
horseback riding, hot air ballooning, hiking, and visits to
of Palm Springs favorite restaurants include:
Le Vallauris (French)
385 W. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Creek Inn (American)
1555 S. Palm Canyon Dr.
Desert Turtle (Continental)
71755 Hwy 111
Supper Club (Continental)
73-990 El Paseo
368 N. Palm Canyon Dr
1800 N. Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs 760-323-1003
Palm Desert 760- 779-1988
401 Tahquitz Canyon Way
News Cafe (Casual Dining)
198 S. Palm Canyon Dr
1030 E. Palm Canyon Dr.
St. James (Fine Dining)
265 S. Palm Canyon Dr
79860 42nd Ave