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Best things to do in Palm Springs

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

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“The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway in Palm Springs, California, is the largest rotating aerial tramway in the world. It was opened in September 1963 as a way of getting from the floor of the Coachella Valley to relatively near the top of San Jacinto Peak and was constructed in rugged Chino Canyon.”
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Art Museum
“Located in downtown Palm Springs, the museum’s extensive permanent collection includes significant works by western, contemporary and glass artists, and features temporary exhibitions from internationally acclaimed artists. Each month the museum features a free community day on the second Sunday of every month and is always free every Thursday from 4-8 p.m. The museum offers art classes and workshops for adults and children and a range of theatrical and musical performances in its Annenberg Theater. ”
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Bar
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“Great breakfast menu before 11am. After 11am however, is going to get you a $19.99 3 course brunch menu with free refills of mimosas! Heyyyyy”
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“If you want to take a break from the desert heat, take the Tram to the pristine wilderness of the Mt San Jacinto state park (8500 ft about sea level). The temperature up in the park is usually 30 degrees cooler than Palm Springs. Enjoy view points, hikes over 50 miles of trails, and visit the natural history museum. Two restaurants offer excellent dining, over night camping is available with advance reservation.”
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Trail
“I have not personally been to this one, but this is one of the areas that have had great reviews. There are multiple hiking trails here. There is a small admission fee. ”
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Museum
“This air museum showcases primarily World War II as well as Jorea- and Vietnam-era combat aircraft. You'll find more than 40 flyable and static planes across three warehouses, from the B-17 flight fortress to the F-4 fighter jet, as wells as a couple of aircraft on the tarmac, like the C-47 and PBY Catalina Flying Boat. The museum also offers a limited number of high-priced flights aboard the C-47 Skytrain and P-51 Mustang.”
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New American Restaurant
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“Great happy hour and atmosphere. Close to where you are staying. The food is great and priced accordingly. ”
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New American Restaurant
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“Solid American cuisine & specialty cocktails are served in a lively modern space with a patio.”
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Bakery
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“Extremely popular brunch spot in Palm Springs. Always a wait to be seated on the weekends.”
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Hotel
“A true pool scene, but also a surprisingly delicious local diner in Kings Highway. Ace Hotel is a short walk down the street and completely worth the visit. Treat yourself to a coffee or a drink at the Amigo Room when you get there.”
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Route
“when its too hot for you take the tram up to the top of the San Jacinto mountains where the air is cool and views majestic”
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Mexican Restaurant
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“A popular spot for Mexican Food. It does get quiet busy on weekends so make sure to call for reservations. On weekends they also have a live band in their patio area.”
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Bakery
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“A traditional New York-styled deli in Palm Springs. I'm not crazy about the atmosphere, but the food and service are great. It's a fun experience, and you won't leave hungry.”
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Grocery Store
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“Fresh produce and has everything you need to cook up a feast for your family and friends.”
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Cafe
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“Now with 3 locations in Palm Springs. Good coffee drinks, and the location in uptown has a lovely outdoor yard/patio that is worth a visit in itself. Go to the North Palm canyon location and get there earlyish to score an outdoor seat in the beautiful courtyard in the back. Excellent people watching and you are almost guaranteed to overhear a ridiculous conversation :-) ”
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Bar
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“A midsummer night in Tuscany, pasta-heaped + wine-imbued? Welcome to Birba. ”
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