Palm Springs has long had the reputation of being a playground for adults, between its ritzy casinos, abundance of golf courses, and other activities and attractions that cater to visitors ages 18 and over. Despite this reputation, however, Palm Springs can actually be a fantastic family vacation destination, if you know where to begin! On that note, we’ve put together a brief but handy guide to traveling to Palm Springs with kids, including a host of kid friendly attractions and activities. Read on to find out more!
The days of Palm Springs being an oasis reserved only for Hollywood’s elite are long gone. From stunning natural sights to fascinating museums and fun filled water parks, your kids are going to love it here as much as you will. There are so many things to do with kids in Palm Springs!
Planning a family friendly Palm Springs vacation isn’t difficult when you have an idea of what kind of experience you want.
Do your kids love nature? Take them to see the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, ride the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway over Chino Canyon, or take them on an exciting trek through the Indian Canyons if they’re a little older.
Do your children love science and history? Greater Palm Springs is home to a wide range of museums, from Cabazon Dinosaur Museum and the Palm Springs Air Museum to the Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert.
Need to cool off after all of that exploring? Both Palm Desert Aquatic Center and Wet ‘n’ Wild offer cool and fun ways to beat the heat, from waterslides to wave pools and surf machines.
To avoid rowdy hotel neighbors and keep things PG, book your own private vacation rental, where you can control how kid friendly the environment is while enjoying incredible private and community amenities that rival any hotel. However you spend your time enjoying things to do with kids in Palm Springs, you’re sure to make great memories with your children here!
Our city is a desert oasis with plenty of fun activities and attractions for all ages and interests! Give our reservation specialists a call or an email and ask for more details on Palm Springs’ many kid friendly options when you reserve your lodgings in one of our breathtaking vacation rental properties today!