Palm Desert Activities

Plan an exciting Palm Desert Vacation

Shadow Mountain Resort’s location at the center of Palm Desert gives our guests access to tons of activities in Palm Desert, Palm Springs, and the Coachella Valley. We love sharing our local knowledge of the Palm Desert area and having our guests enjoy the best desert activities on their vacation.

On this page, you’ll find many of the activity providers in Palm Desert. From Jeep tours to museums, Palm Desert has plenty of activities for all ages and tastes.

Begin the Desert Adventure!

Pedal Spin Studio

cycling studio

Located in Rancho Mirage, Pedal Spin Studio features indoor cycling, TRX, Pilates, and group strength training. The studio specializes in fun, energetic classes done to personalized playlists. Pedal Spin Studio Read more…

Power of Fitness

working out on gym equipment

Power of Fitness features 13,000 square feet of space and state-of-the-art equipment. The fitness facility offers more than 35 small group training classes each week, personal training, and nutrition programs. Read more…

Sunnylands Center & Gardens

Succulent plants

Sunnylands is a place of beauty and wonder, meant to provide a meeting center where people can hold solution-driven community meetings to solve our most pressing problems. Sunnylands offers guided tours – perfect for romantic getaways and family trips.

Palm Springs Art Museum

Woman Looking at Art is Museum

Located in the heart of downtown Palm Springs, the museum is the perfect addition to a lunch and shopping trip with the girls or family. In addition to displaying wondrous works of art, they offer workshops and classes.

Palm Springs Air Museum

Fighter Plane Exhibit

The Palm Springs Air Exhibit has an amazing inventory of historical planes like the Curtis P40 Warhawk and the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress. You can even book a ride in a vintage Wardbird C-47 Skytrain or P-51D Mustang!

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Ascend two-and-a-half miles to the Mountain Station in a tram car! All the while you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking panoramic views. Once you arrive at the top there will be hiking trails, mountaintop dining and much more.