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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

306 locals recommend ·

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Nicholas
Nicholas
June 18, 2015
10 Minute ride to the top of the mountain. Beautiful view. Much cooler. Great hiking.
Sacha
Sacha
July 08, 2019
A must do in Palm Springs. If you can go up for sunset even better. There is a restaurant at the top with unparalleled views of the desert
Jaime
Jaime
July 07, 2015
Fantastic experience. Lift off from the valley floor and be transported to the mountain top in minutes to another world. Enjoy deer, hiking and amazing views from the top.
Tony And Daniel
Tony And Daniel
July 23, 2015
A must do. Great views.
Sonny
Sonny
October 18, 2019
The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway—the world’s largest rotating tram car—travels over two-and-one-half miles along the breathtaking cliffs of Chino Canyon, transporting riders to the pristine wilderness of the Mt. San Jacinto State Park. During your approximately ten-minute journey, tram cars rotate…
Jessica
Jessica
July 08, 2019
Bring a jacket! There's snow up there almost year-round.
Patricia
Patricia
June 21, 2015
The top tourist attraction in the Coachella Valley. A "must see" when visiting Palm Springs.
Deanna
Deanna
July 29, 2015
Top of the tram temps are 15-20* cooler than the desert floor, dress in layers and wear comfortable shoes and sunscreen. Call ahead to book tickets , closure weeks and parking information.
Brenda
Brenda
July 04, 2019
Great views of the city and a cool off in the summer or a wintery excursion in the fall and winter.
John-Steven
John-Steven
June 10, 2015
unique tourist attraction - it is not the world's tram in the world but has the steepest rise of any - going through at least 5 levels of vegetation, if it's rainy here in Valley (rare), prob snow top
Nicole
Nicole
October 31, 2015
Amazing views and a way to get away from the heat in the summer. Take a jacket, it snows up there!
Jennifer
Jennifer
October 27, 2019
DescriptionThe 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 near the top of San Jacinto Peak and was constructed in rugged Chino Canyon.
Linda
Linda
October 06, 2019
Beautiful sunset, aerial view and miles of hiking trails. purchase dinner package for a romantic dinner or bring picnic. Gets cold upthere during wintertime so bring a jacket and a binocular if you have one.
Robert
Robert
October 25, 2016
It is about 30 degrees cooler. High mountain elevation. Beautiful views. Great for hiking. Nice restaurant.
Susan
Susan
October 08, 2015
We recommend the tram to everyone. It's a thrilling excursion featuring fantastic views of the whole Coachella Valley. Once at the top enjoy hiking, dining and educational entertainment.
Graham
Graham
September 13, 2015
Ride from the desert to the mountain top for lunch and/or hiking. Or just take in the views.
Yvette
Yvette
August 24, 2019
Great views, cooler temperatures, 7 mins away
Marta
Marta
October 22, 2019
Ride the tram for an incredible view of the entire valley. Then have a stroll or hike on the trails at the top. The restaurant is a nice finish for a drink or snack.
Brian
Brian
July 03, 2015
Make a day of it! The entrance is on highway 111, this map point is the END of the tram path.
Kenny
Kenny
July 09, 2019
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.
Kevin
Kevin
August 13, 2015
Great hiking and breathtaking views of the whole Coachella Valley.
Karen
Karen
September 27, 2015
Tram ride is moderately exciting. Hiking at the top is spectacular, and 30 degrees cooler than the desert floor.
Armando
Armando
July 26, 2015
Great entertainment for the whole family.
Eric
Eric
September 16, 2015
The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway in Palm Springs, California, is the largest rotating aerial tramway in the world.
Don
Don
October 11, 2019
If you would like to see the whole valley. This is the place to be.
David & Sarah
David & Sarah
July 02, 2019
The world's largest rotating tram car—travels over two-and-one-half miles along the breathtaking cliffs of the desert mountains. And if it's the right time of the year, you can have a morning snowball fight up at the top and then take an evening swim back at Bungalow M.
Dave&Barb
Dave&Barb
August 18, 2015
Amazing ride to the top, bring a jacket and good shoes! Great restaurant at the top!

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Location
1 Tram Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone+1 888-515-8726
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
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