At the base of the San Jacinto Mountains, sits the desert city of Palm Springs. While deserts often scream hot, dry and miserable, Palm Springs is nothing of the sort. It is known for its always sunny skies and picturesque landscapes. Because of its abundance of palm trees and blue skies, visitors will find Palm Springs to be a true Southern California oasis. With diverse indoor and outdoor activities, Parents and kids of all ages will find something they love. Young children can check out the Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert, while teens will love Knott's Soak City. Of course, no trip to Palm Springs is complete without Dad playing a round of golf. In addition, adventurers of all ages will love exploring the rich native desert plant and wildlife. Hiking along mountain trails is a must as the scenery is breathtaking and the exercise exhilarating. In Palm Springs, recreation and relaxation find a happy medium.
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