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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

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Address: 1 Tramway Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-1828
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+1 760-325-1391
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Climb 8,000 feet from the desert to the San Jacinto Mountains, in less than...

Climb 8,000 feet from the desert to the San Jacinto Mountains, in less than 15 minutes, by tram.

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Gorgeous Scenery, Great Adventure

We visited for a day trip up the mountain mid-January and had the great fortune of catching the day after a fresh snowfall. A great activity for all ages--children can run and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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164 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited for a day trip up the mountain mid-January and had the great fortune of catching the day after a fresh snowfall. A great activity for all ages--children can run and play, light hiking trails for adults, and well-kept paths for older adults. We did two trails and a little off-path adventuring, spent three hours wandering. A few tips... More 

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Highland Park, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have gone up multiple times. Our kids and their friends enjoy it. Check the weather on-line for conditions at top to determine best dress. Could be 90 degrees in Palm Springs and snow at top. We have used our AAA Motor Club card for a discount. Small museum at bottom. May be 5 - 10 minute drive from entrance... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Take a break from the heat and bustle of PS and spend sometimes here. The tramway ride is amazing in itself but once your arrive at the peak it's there when the fun starts! Amazing views of the Cochella Valley and St Andrea's Fault and great hiking trails for all levels experience. Do not miss!!!

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Santa Rosa, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a free afternoon so headed to the tram. A fun ride, very different. Was very cold and windy at the top but a wonderful view.

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The tram is a little shaky but safe.Great views from on top. Go when snow is gone from mountain. Park and hiking on top. Much cooler than valley.

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Thank meldeucef
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Down in Palm Springs area, the weather was ok.Up on the mountains it was snowing like there is no tomorrow!The ride with the Aerial tramway was incredible!It was moving all around,so that everyone will have the same view.It was quick and adventurous! Up on the restaurants area,you may enjoy lunch or just a coffee but without having a great view.The... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A little spendy but worth it as the view is just beautiful. The ride up is crazy steep and the tram turns so you can see every angle. Worth the trip. We did morning and it was a bit chilly but still in shorts.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had hoped to visit on our US road trip and are so pleased that we did. It was a beautiful warm blue sky day and the views were breath taking. There were queues but they not too bad, everything was well organised. It is a little chilly at the top so dress accordingly. We walked for a while in... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We made reservations several days in advance and all that was available was a night trip. Seeing the lights of the Coachella Valley communities is a beautiful sight and may have been worth $26.00 each had it not been for our experience at the top and the fact that we visited on a cold night in December. During a daylight... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Got a discount w/a triple scarf. The highlight of our trip. Walked a little outside but very cold. Are delicious over priced burger for lunch. Liked all their movies- just a fun day

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