Palm Desert Parks

Explore native desert plants and animals, soar to great heights on a rotating tram car, tour the San Andreas fault in an open-air jeep…no matter what type of adventure you seek, it’s all here in your our Palm Desert activity guide.

For great family fun, just one mile from the resort, visit the Living Desert’s 1,200 acres of desert plants, trails & wildlife. With exhibits ranging from Village WaTuTu to Wildlife Wonders, you’re sure to find plenty of excitement. For more information visit The Living Desert website.

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 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.

Living Desert Zoo & Gardens

Giraffe at the Zoo

Giraffes, Trails, Gardens – Oh My! The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is just one mile from the resort and offers spectacular views, guided tours and more. They focus on conservation efforts, so you can be sure your money is going towards the wellbeing of the eco-system.