From Los Angeles to Palm Springs
Los Angeles has an exciting urban feel to it, with Hollywood just around the corner. However, you may want to get away from the excitement and relax a little in Palm Springs. If you're taking a vacation from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, book your vacation on Orbitz.com. It can help save you money on air tickets and more.
Los Angeles International Airport
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX is about 25 minutes from the city center. Several airlines service this airport, including US Airways and Southwest Airlines. To get to the airport, you can hire a taxi, take a bus or drive your own car. Taxis can be expensive, costing from $30 to $80 depending on the length of the trip. Taking the bus is the least expensive option, costing around $1.50 per ride.
If you drive your own car to the airport, you can park in the airport garages or in off-site economy parking. Airport garages cost $30 per day, and economy lots cost $12 per day. The economy lots have a free shuttle to take passengers to the terminal. Once you're in the airport, you can grab a bite to eat at McDonald's, Panda Express or any of the other restaurants throughout the terminals.
Luxurious Palm Springs
Palm Springs, which is just over 100 miles south of Los Angeles, is nestled among canyons. It's also home to famous golf courses and incredible resorts. Whether you're enjoying a game of golf or visiting an art museum, you're sure to have a relaxing vacation.
Recreation in Palm Springs
Palm Springs International Airport is less than 10 minutes from the city center. The airport offers many services, including free Wi-Fi. To get from the airport to your final destination, your best option is to rent a car. There are several car rental companies at the airport, and a car rental will cost you $40 a day or more, depending on the type of car you get.
Palm Springs has average summer temperatures of up to 108 degrees Fahrenheit, so make sure to dress lightly. Average winter temperatures can get down to about 44 degrees Fahrenheit, and fall and spring have average temperatures between the two extremes. Palm Springs receives most of its rain during the winter, so make sure to pack an umbrella if you visit during this time. Once you're in Palm Springs, there are plenty of activities to keep you occupied. Nature lovers can hike San Jacinto Mountain, and those who want a bit of culture should check out the Palm Springs Art Museum. You can even improve your game at the Indian Canyons Golf Resort. You're sure to find something to enjoy.
Palm Springs Vacation from Los Angeles
If you're tired of the stress of city life, a relaxing Palm Springs vacation is just what you need. When you travel from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, head to Orbitz.com. The website can get you great deals on all kinds of flights.
The Saguaro Palm Springs1800 E Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs 4.0 out of 5.0
The Saguaro Palm Springs is a 5-minute drive from El Paseo, and 3 miles (4.8 km) from Palm Springs Art Museum. Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Station is a 15-minute ...
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa32-250 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage 4.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Rancho Mirage, this spa resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Monterey Market Place, Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert, and Sunnylands Center and ...
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa74855 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert 4.5 out of 5.0
Located in the golf, residential, and resort community of Palm Desert, this 400-acre Palm Springs-area resort includes 23 acres of artificial waterways. The ...
Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs150 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs 4.0 out of 5.0
This contemporary hotel in downtown Palm Springs is steps from dining and shopping on Palm Canyon Drive, 3 blocks from the Palm Springs Convention Center, and ...
The Riviera Palm Springs, a Tribute Portfolio Resort1600 N Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs 4.0 out of 5.0
The Riviera Palm Springs, gives you easy access to many activities and things to do in Palm Springs, including magnificent hiking, unique jeep tours, museums ...
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Golf Resort Palm Springs67967 Vista Chino, Cathedral City 4.0 out of 5.0
Located five miles from Palm Springs and the convention center, this golf resort offers a 27-hole championship layout surrounded by desert and the rugged San ...
Miracle Springs Resort & Spa10625 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Desert Hot Springs, this spa hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Desert Hot Springs Town Center and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Cabot's Pueblo Museum. Palm Springs ...
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