La Quinta Activities & Attractions Near Palm Springs

Enjoy a variety of fun activities on your vacation in the Palm Springs area while staying at one of our vacation rental condos. From golfing at one of the 110 amazing courses to shopping and dining to taking in the views of the desert, you and your family and friends will fall in love with this beautiful place and always look forward to coming back to experience more of these great activities.

Activities and Attractions may have reduced hours so please contact the vendor directly to verify their operating days and times.
Events may also be canceled by the Event Coordinator or Promoter, follow their websites for the latest information.  


  • Palm Springs Aerial Tramway with spectacular views and great hiking at over 8500 feet and dining
  • Palm Springs Air Museum and Palm Springs Art Museum
  • Visit the Living Desert
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hiking and Biking, Rock Climbing in Joshua Tree National Park. Also Box Canyon & Santa Rosa Mountains
  • Treat yourself to a wonderful Spa treatment
  • Take a day trip to visit Idyllwild in the Santa Rosa Mountains
  • Enjoy the sunshine and relax by the pool


  • Golfing in the Golf Capital with over 110 Courses
  • PGA WEST GOLF home of the CareerBuilders Challange held in January
  • Play Tennis
  • La Quinta Home of the BNP Paribas Open in March
  • Polo/Equestrian
  • Indio Polo fields Home of Coachella Fest, Stage Coach, and Desert Trip
  • Public Ice skating at the Ice Castle. 55 degrees all year long

Dining and Entertainment

  • McCallum Theatre
  • Take in a concert at local casinos
  • Celebrity Jeep Tours
  • Old Town La Quinta for shopping and dining
  • El Paseo for shopping and dining
  • Cabazon Outlet shopping