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Palm Springs Ariel Tramway/San Jacinto Mountains at California

Palm Springs Ariel Tramway/San Jacinto Mountains

One Tram way, Palm Springs, California, 92262 | 888-515-8726
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gain new perspective on the palm springs tram way

In just ten minutes, you can completely change how you see the world. A leisurely ride on the world's largest rotating tram car will take you two and one-half miles up, over the breathtaking cliffs of Chino Canyon and deliver you to the pristine wilderness of Mt. San Jacinto State Park. Along the way, your comfortable tram will rotate a full 360 degrees, offering you unsurpassed views of the majestic beauty that surrounds you. Two restaurants, observation decks, a natural history museum and more than 50 miles of hiking trails await you at your final destination.


Prices -

 Enjoy the scenic beauty for just $24.95 for adults; $16.95 (ages 3-12); $22.95 (65+) per round-trip. Summer passes are also available for $75 (adults and seniors) and $40 (ages 3-12). Annual passes are just $160 (adults and seniors) and $90 (ages 3-12).

Hours -

Monday through Friday, first tram up at 10:00 a.m. On Saturday, Sunday and holidays, first tram up at 8:00 a.m. Every day, the last tram up departs at 8:00 p.m. and the last tram down leaves at 9:45 p.m. Trams depart at least every half-hour.


  • Easter Sunday Summer Service
  • Romantic Valentine's Dinner Package
  • Annual Snow Guessing Contest


  • Hiking
  • Sightseeing
  • Winter Adventure Center
  • Scenic Vistas
  • Guided Nature Walks
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Dining
  • Camping
  • Snowshoeing


  • Once I reach the top is there any dining available?

    Absolutely! Nothing complements the spectacular views like lunch or dinner in one of two fantastic restaurants. The Peaks Restaurant delivers delectable fare featuring fresh vegetables and greens direct from the Coachella Valley, dry-aged meats and poultry and locally-baked breads and desserts. For a more casual approach, visit the Pines Café where you will find a variety of sandwiches, pizza, salads and soups. Finally, the Lookout Lounge offers refreshing cocktails and appetizers, all served with endless vistas at no extra charge.
  • Is there a gift shop for souvenirs?

    Any visitor who wants to take a memory of their visit back home with them will find the perfect item at one of two gift shop conveniently located in each tram station. Featuring an assortment of local handicrafts, Native American-themed jewelry, postcards, collectibles and a unique assortment of Tramway souvenirs, each gift shop is fully stocked and ready to provide you with a great memory of your visit.

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