Palm Springs California Tourism At a Glance
Best Time to Visit Palm Springs California
Anytime! The comfortable climate and range of activities make Palm Springs perfect year-round. Even during the summer the absence of humidity means youre very over-heated. Click Here to find hotels in Palm Springs. If you need additional visitor information for Palm Springs, Click Here.
Average Palm Springs Weather
The year-round average daytime temperature is 87 degrees, and Palm Springs prides itself on having 344 humidity-free days of sunshine annually. A sweater is all thats required during winter evenings. Beware though, dry heat can easily dehydrate you. Also, it's been known to top out at 110 degrees during the summer months.
More than 10 carriers serve Palm Springs Regional International Airport. Its the only airport in the world with a putting green for passengers waiting for their flights. Ten national car rental chains have Palm Springs locations. Public transport is nil. Amtrak provides rail service to and from Palm Springs.
While Palm Springs is the playground of the rich and famous, youll find outlets of IHOP, Dennys and other reasonably priced family style restaurants to balance out the big-ticket spending you can do in the citys gourmet eateries. Simply put: Palm Springs is a place where you can spend as much or as little as you like on dining. You can also find every type of lodging under the sun in Palm Springs --- from budget rooms in the $70 range to skys-the-limit priced suites at well over $300. Palm Springs has a number of specialty clothing-optional resorts, luxury resorts, and resorts catering specifically to the gay traveler.
California Tourism - Palm Springs Attractions, Activities and Day Trips
Desert Adventures, (760) 324-5337, offers tours of Coachella Valley, Indian Canyons, Joshua Tree, and the Santa Rosa Wilderness Area. Wind Farm Tours, (760) 251-1997, offers tours of the windmill farms that cover the desert floor north of Palm Springs. Numerous companies offer area tours of celebrity homes --- ask your hotels concierge.
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Palm Springs tourism & sightseeing