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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

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Address: 1 Tramway Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone Number: +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 view

Took a trip up the tram with some close friends. Hiked along the well marked trails, had lunch and enjoyed the view. Took many pictures of the amazing surroundings. This is a... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took a trip up the tram with some close friends. Hiked along the well marked trails, had lunch and enjoyed the view. Took many pictures of the amazing surroundings. This is a must if you have not done it before.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Glad I went up the tram. Did the ride and dine option. I wouldn't really recommend that option. Better to go up and go back down to a good restaurant. There were four options for dinner, none of which were very delightful and in a cafeteria setting without a view. The ride and view was o.k., if you enjoy being... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were able to spend the day here, arriving around noon and leaving around dark. We took the tram to the top, ate at the restaurant, walked the trail, watched the sunset and saw the city lights at dusk/dark. It was a great place to spend a little time outdoors! I'd definitely go back in the future! We spent all... More 

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Arezzo, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Woke up early and arrived at the cable car by 8.30 , very few people around ! Bring warm clothes as up the mountain is pretty chilly. I found the $ 5 for the parking a bit cheeky considering that u have to pay another $ 25 for the ride ! Anyway personally I love it and the difference in... More 

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Palm Springs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As a 20+ year resident of Palm Springs you’d think I had been up the tram many times….I did go up once when the old red and blue rectangular tram-cars were in use….but I suffer from acrophobia and vertigo, so this recent trip up in daylight was quite rough for me- going down in the dark was very easy however... More 

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Broadbeach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spectacular journey though you have to be pressed at the window, anything less and it is impossible to see the views

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We highly recommend this tram ride to all visitors. It is even more amazing on the way down the mountain.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On our way to Joshua Tree National Park from San Diego, we drove through Palm Springs and made sure to visit on the way back. We looked for some activities to try in Palm Springs and decided to take the Tramway to Mount San Jacinto State Park. The ride on the tram to the peak was breathtaking. You have plenty... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We lived in NM and enjoyed the Tram ride up the Sandia Mt. many times . The Tram ride in Palm Springs was equally breathtaking - I loved the way the Tram rotated for it provided many different views of the beautiful scenery.

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laconia, nh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was not cheap by any measure, but worth every penny. What a gorgeous ride and the vast amounts of information and hiking options at the top were wonderful. We did the longer hike that took you to 5 different overlooks. Gorgeous spot.

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