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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission Ticket provided by Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Admission Ticket

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Overview
Take in the scenic landscape of Palm Springs during your ride on the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Float from the dry terrain of the Sonoran Desert up to the cool heights of the San Jacinto Mountains, then disembark at 8,516 feet (2,838 meters) above sea level. Enjoy panoramic views from the rotating tramcar for a peak experience of Southern California’s natural beauty.
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    Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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    San Jacinto Mountain
    Admission included
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Highlights
  • Includes round-trip ticket for the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
  • Access Mt San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness Area from the tram
  • Observation decks and dining facilities available at the tram station
  • Choice of departure times to suit your schedule
Important Information
Duration
1–2 hours
Inclusions
  • Round-trip tram ride
  • Entry/Admission - Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
  • Entry/Admission - San Jacinto Mountain
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Parking ($8 per vehicle)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please present voucher to the ticket office. Tickets will be timed for the next available tram car as a first come first serve basis.
  • The Tramway is subject to delays and periodic shutdowns due to unforeseen circumstances and is not responsible for ticket refunds or the inability to redeem a voucher
  • Tramway cars hold 80 people each and there are no seats. Passengers remain standing throughout the journey up the mountain
  • Distance is approximately 12,800 feet, with a vertical ascent of 5,873 feet - 15 minutes travel time one way
  • The tramway is known as a double reversible type of aerial tramway. Each car remains on one pair of track cables moving up and down without turning around. Each car serves as a counter balance to the other, the descending car is helping pull the ascending car up the mountain
  • Strollers are permitted on this tour
  • During holiday periods, you may experience long lines. We recommend you travel outside of these peak times to fully enjoy everything the tramway and mountain have to offer.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • There is parking in 13 paved lots near Valley Station. There is free shuttle service from parking lots to Valley Station entrance available weekends and holiday periods
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Robby G C wrote a review Apr 2020
Toronto, Canada63,291 contributions1,565 helpful vote
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We parked our car and saw two cabins, one was blue, the other was red. There was a fountains. I liked that. However, once at the cabin, we were looking at the mountains. Wow! We didn't went to skiing. We came to see the view. I liked the scenery. A must see!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Colleen P wrote a review Mar 2020
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware73 contributions11 helpful votes
If you are afraid of heights .... it’s ok just look forward.... it’s amazing and breathtaking...I will do it again on my return trip
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Date of experience: February 2020
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John H wrote a review Mar 2020
Livonia, Michigan65 contributions3 helpful votes
We were so looking forward to our experience over the Chino Canyon and having lunch in the mountains at eight thousand feet. We certainly understand them being closed and thank them for their safety measures . We know they would have gotten an excellent had we been allowed to
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Gayle B wrote a review Mar 2020
Damascus, Ohio24 contributions2 helpful votes
This was my second visit up the tramway and my husbands first. We truly enjoyed the scenery, fresh crisp air and having lunch afterwards. A veteran tram rider friend joined us for the excursion?
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Date of experience: March 2020
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E&J50 wrote a review Mar 2020
10 contributions2 helpful votes
Great views from the mountaintop, especially as the sun set. But the bar was quite pricey, the wait staff was surly and the gourmet restaurant didn't appear to have a view of the valley. Plus, parking is $8 before you get into the venue to ask questions. However, it's really
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Date of experience: March 2020
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By: Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Peripatetic64
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Great family outing.
The ride up and back is spectacular with breath taking views and friendly efficient service. Not great if you suffe
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Gary M
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Worlds largest rotating Tram Car
The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway—the world’s largest rotating tram car—travels over two-and-one-half miles along the
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cgraff1953
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Take this trip! Don't miss it! And walk the designated trails. Wonderful experience. Great staff. Well organized.
Take this trip when you visit Palm Springs. Don't miss it. And take advantage of walking the trails. It's quite the
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KD6889
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Best Part of Our Palm Springs Trip
This was the highlight of our trip. We went in mid-March and did not expect to see snow in Palm Springs! It was abo
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kistlerb
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Fun ride up to the top
The ride up is unique in that the car rotates so you get a 360 degree view. Up top, there's a couple of easy trails
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NJNanWeiner
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Well worth the ride......
Wow! Although I felt a bit light headed heading in to the tram loading area, this was one of experiences I was look
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vixabs
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All the way to the top - where it is really cold
This was a wonderful experience for us. The Tramway gondolas are huge! Each one can hold maybe 30 persons! And it
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hankye2019
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Beautiful view
A really fun experience. The team was fun and the view was amazing and the meal at the restaurant was good.
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dressage2
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Knockout trip to the top
It doesn't look possible, but the revolving tram car climbs out of the desert through a breathtaking rocky canyon t
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jonl345
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Must do in PS
Set your schedule and enjoy the trip! Not only a scenic wonder but engaging drink and food choices to make a full e
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bpeterson6
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Must see while in PD
This was worth the visit. Trails could have been marked better. The process for going up and down was well ran.
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peterdG3841NB
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Worth trying
We weren’t sure about doing this, wondering if it was just a tourist trip, but decided to try it. Happy we did, the
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lauraleeroseharris
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Don’t miss this ride!
Amazing views, incredible engineering, exhilarating ride! Watch the movie about building the tram at the top! Very
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AlanSanders62
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"Under Construction"
We decided to spend the money and try the Tram. The wait to go up was over 90 minutes but they have outside seating
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carney33
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Breathtaking
This is well worth the $25 ticket. I was a bit hesitant since I get motion sickness, but was so impressed with the
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Key Details
  • Duration: 1–2 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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