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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cable Car
“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.”
  • 251 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Wonderful collection of notable art. Interesting exhibits and programs available throughout the season. Thursday is free and is a great stop after you stroll through the evening street fair on Palm Canyon Drive. Cafe has libations and snacks you can enjoy in the sculpture garden seating. The gift is has great finds!”
  • 156 locals recommend
Bar
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“This place is what Palm Springs is all about. Great food sit on patio and see the sights and hear the sounds of Pal Springs. voted one of the best places in the desert to dine.”
  • 137 locals recommend
Museum
“If you like history, or had a relative serve in a war, this is a great place to get up close and personal with military hardware.”
  • 65 locals recommend
Cable Car
“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.”
  • 85 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Located in the heart of the Uptown Design District in Palm Springs, TRIO's energetic, desert-casual atmosphere is complemented by American modern food at reasonable prices. Delivery and carryout are available. 2018 Winner - Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator, honoring restaurants for having one of the most outstanding restaurant wine lists in the world. Stop by to try a favorite wine from the list or be adventurous and try something new.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Trail
“Beautiful location and good hiking. There is a fee to hike in the Indian Canyons.”
  • 101 locals recommend
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Bakery
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“The foodie epicenter of Palm Springs; this place ALWAYS has a line out front. It's more of a breakfast spot than anything else, but its trendy menu and hip scene will either wow you or annoy you depending on what tickles your acai bowl. ”
  • 105 locals recommend
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. ”
  • 106 locals recommend
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.”
  • 83 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Best lunch option in downtown, especially if you like sandwiches as big as your head and cakes the size of a house. Which we do. ”
  • 69 locals recommend
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”
  • 63 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“If you visit Palm Springs you must visit this place. Live music, outdoor and indoor seating, great food and fantastic margaritas”
  • 83 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Good coffee, popular location. Go for the AMAZING garden courtyard in the back--one of the most enchanted spots in Palm Springs in my humble opinion.”
  • 67 locals recommend
Gay Bar
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“If you are looking for a good quality drag show, Sunday nights Toucans is the place to be. Drinks are cheap and the club is relaxed and spacious. ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great outdoor spot for nighttime dining. Lovely al fresco ambience and a nice selection of wine and drinks to go along. ”
  • 75 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“This place is what Palm Springs is all about. Great food sit on patio and see the sights and hear the sounds of Pal Springs. voted one of the best places in the desert to dine.”
  • 137 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Located in the heart of the Uptown Design District in Palm Springs, TRIO's energetic, desert-casual atmosphere is complemented by American modern food at reasonable prices. Delivery and carryout are available. 2018 Winner - Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator, honoring restaurants for having one of the most outstanding restaurant wine lists in the world. Stop by to try a favorite wine from the list or be adventurous and try something new.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Bakery
“The foodie epicenter of Palm Springs; this place ALWAYS has a line out front. It's more of a breakfast spot than anything else, but its trendy menu and hip scene will either wow you or annoy you depending on what tickles your acai bowl. ”
  • 105 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Great happy hour and atmosphere. Close to where you are staying. The food is great and priced accordingly. ”
  • 106 locals recommend
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.”
  • 83 locals recommend
Bakery
“Best lunch option in downtown, especially if you like sandwiches as big as your head and cakes the size of a house. Which we do. ”
  • 69 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“If you visit Palm Springs you must visit this place. Live music, outdoor and indoor seating, great food and fantastic margaritas”
  • 83 locals recommend
Bar
“Great outdoor spot for nighttime dining. Lovely al fresco ambience and a nice selection of wine and drinks to go along. ”
  • 75 locals recommend

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