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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission

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From US$25.95
Highlights
  • Tram Palm Springs
  • Take the Palm Springs tramway up 5,873 feet up into the cool climate of the San Jacinto Mountains
  • Spectacular views from the world's largest revolving cable car
  • At the top watch an 18-minute film on the history of the history and construction of the Tramway
  • The Mountain Station 3-story facility has a cocktail lounge, dining facilities, gift shop and observation decks
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission
From US$25.95
Overview
Soar over Palm Springs on the Aerial Tramway for spectacular views of the desert. Ascending to 5,783 feet (1,790 meters), the tram transports you to the cool air in the San Jacinto Mountains. View unspoiled wilderness, including mountain spires and Ponderosa pine trees, during your ascent. Disembark and explore the area around Mountain Station, which includes a cocktail lounge, restaurant and observation deck. Hike, snowshoe or cross-country ski on the trails in the Mt. San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness Area around Mountain Station.
What to Expect
Make your way to the start of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway to being your day of adventure. The tram operates throughout the day, so the timing and duration of your experience is up to you.
As you climb aboard the world's largest rotating tramcars, be prepared to rise from the floor of the Sonoran Desert, where temperatures frequently reach as high as 120 degrees Fahrenheit (48C) to the cool alpine air at 8,516 feet (2,838 meters). Pass through enormous Ponderosa pines in this arctic-alpine forest, enjoying views of the San Jacinto Mountains and Chino Canyon.
When you reach Mountain Station, disembark to explore the facilities, which include observation decks, a cocktail lounge and dining facilities. Pause to watch a short film on the construction of the Tramway, then head out into the 14,000-acre (5,665-hectare) Mt San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness Area. Make use of the 54 miles (87 km) of hiking trails on foot in the summer or by snowshoe or cross-country skis in the winter.
Reviews (257)
1 - 5 of 38 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glad we did

I have a big fear of heights but wanted to try this experience ...I’m glad we did. I didn’t get any photos while in motion due to my fear of heights however the views on the way were spectacular. It was too icy to view...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Exhilarating Ride and Fantastic View

This is well worth the $25 admission fee. The tram up is a great ride that take you up to 8,500 ft. and San Jacinto State Park. There was snow up on top of the mountain and beautiful tall pines and forest trees. A different...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank JudyMoMissouri
Reviewed 17 January 2019
Nice View!

This unique Tramway takes you to the top of the mountain with an amazing view of Palm Spring and Palm Deset . The tramway is quiet nice as it turns around while you are standing in it and by that getting the possibility to have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Dudi1956
Reviewed 15 January 2019
breathtaking

enjoy the view going up, the hiking trails & the view going down. I left out the surprises otherwise it would not be a surprise.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Seaside771372
Reviewed 7 November 2018
Great Views

Tram ride is fun. The views on the top of the mountain are very beautiful. Hiking is not difficult, but the altitude does take some wind out of you.

Date of experience: October 2018
5  Thank garydb254
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