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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

1 Tramway Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-1828
+1 760-325-1391
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Climb 8,000 feet from the desert to the San Jacinto Mountains, in less than 15 minutes, by tram.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“aerial tramway” (367 reviews)
1 Tramway Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-1828
+1 760-325-1391
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tram holds 80 people so can get crowded. Once you're at the top the hiking trails are endless. If you go when there is snow prepare for every hike to take longer than you expect. Hiking poles would be helpful. Shoe spikes would be...More

Thank Stacy G
Reviewed yesterday

Great terrain for hiking and great views Nice to get away from he desert for he afternoon and experience a different environment

Thank mhl44
Reviewed yesterday

A great way to spend an afternoon. It offers great views and hiking in a totally different environment than the desert. We got a better deal on tickets by buying them through our hotel

Thank latebloomersBc
Reviewed yesterday

Had several days in Palm Springs , weather was great , it was mid October 2017. My girlfriend and I rode the Tramway up .... it spins slowly around for GREAT views !! We knew there were hikes at the top so we had our...More

Thank jeffhQ8685PB
Reviewed yesterday

There are many things with giving the great experiences. It is not only riding a cable-car, but also impressive various trails on the top. I believe your son and daughter come in happy there.

Thank Soon Jin K
Reviewed yesterday

This is impressive, even to Europeans like us who have seen Alpine cable cars. It's a long way up, and what you get to is totally different to the desert below. As you'd expect you don't have to walk far from the top station to...More

Thank nick_the_traveller
Reviewed yesterday

As a Palm Springs resident, I highly recommend this incredible must-do activity. It is one of the amazing things Palm Springs has to offer, and more extreme and awe inspiring than you can imagine. Begin your ride at the Valley Station (elevation 2,643 feet) and...More

Thank I3903SPleew
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When you want to escape the heat of Palm Springs, take the aerial tramway to Mount jacinto for a cool walk in the forest with majestic views over Palm Springs and it's Valley.

Thank Guido O
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great place to visit and hike, but if you habe a fear of heights the tram may not be for you.

Thank Kimmarie021
Reviewed yesterday

What a great place!! This was far better than we expected. Expecting just a tram ride to the top, a quick visit and down again, BUT NO, there is a whole park up there, with lots of hiking trails, some go on forever. It's a...More

Thank Mike M
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20 January 2018|
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Response from awkrug | Reviewed this property |
Since I live in Palm Springs I have just driven over to purchase a ticket. However, I might add I avoid going when I know there is some event that draws in many tourists. I just looked at their web site and could see no... More
16 January 2018|
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Response from MichaelE9 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with your doctor. It is 8600 ft. elevation.
Jennifer W
15 January 2018|
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Response from sterling66 | Reviewed this property |
Our dates to purchase tickets on line wasn't available. Maybe a seasonal thing. Just check. I don't know if purchasing tickets on line pushes you to the front? We got our ticket there, but had a two hour wait for the tram... More