If you have five days to spend in your desert hot springs vacation home or villa, you will have enough time to explore beyond the immediate Palm Springs area. Below is recommended program for five days, day by day.
On your first day take in a sweeping view of the Coachella Valley from the top of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway in the morning and stroll along Palm Canyon Drive in the afternoon. If you are a golfer try out the mission lakes country club nearby your vacation home. or visit one of the nearby hotels for relaxing deep in the hot mineral water pool and relaxation in the sun.
On the second morning visit the Palm Springs Desert Museum. On second part of the day, explore the nature trails at Indian Canyons, relax and conteplate the parks waterfall. Return to your vacation home for some rest or visit the neary by hotel mineral water pools. If you are in the mood for some shopping, visit the cabazon outlets. In evening check out one of the deserts casinos such as Aqua Caliente for some nightlife excistment, gourmet dining, dancing, and gambeling
DAY 3 & 4
Spend days three and four at Joshua Tree National Park. You can camp in the park In the evening take an hour to gaze at the stars. Alternatively, you can spend days three and four in quiet Borrego Springs, exploring the wonders of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and the Salton Sea.
explore Joshua Tree National Park or Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and the Salton Sea. The choice is yours!
On day five get an early start and complete your drive through the park so you can arrive back in the Palm Springs area for lunch. Alternatively you can drive to Palm Desert to visit the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, have lunch on El Paseo, do some shopping, and head back to your luxury vacation home rental for some relaxation.