Check out popular sights like San Jacinto Mountains as you discover the local area in Desert Horizons.

Top Hotels in Desert Horizons

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Sands Hotel and Spa
Sands Hotel and Spa
4 out of 5
44-985 Province Way, Indian Wells, CA
$159
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2

Located in Desert Horizons, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of San Jacinto Mountains, Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, and Indian Wells Tennis Garden. El Paseo ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (158 reviews)

"I loved everything about the property, my husband and I had a most enjoyable and romantic “stay-cation” just 10 minutes from home. We’ve decided to use this hotel for future occasions it offered us an “away from hectic life experience”. ❤️"…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

Sands Hotel and Spa
Gorgeous Home!!! 3 Bedrooms With 3 Ensuite Baths
Gorgeous Home!!! 3 Bedrooms With 3 Ensuite Baths
Indian Wells, CA

This family-friendly Indian Wells condo building is located in Desert Horizons, within 3 mi (5 km) of San Jacinto Mountains and Indian Wells Tennis Garden. El ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great place & great homeowners

"From beginning to end, dealing with homeowner was easy and a pleasure. Quick to respond, deal with any issues, and accommodating. There were a few surprises upon arrival, but these seemed to be a result of changes made by the HOA and even caught the homeowner by surprise. However, the homeowner went ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2018

Gorgeous Home!!! 3 Bedrooms With 3 Ensuite Baths
New Listing---beautiful Indian Wells Oasis!
New Listing---beautiful Indian Wells Oasis!
Indian Wells, CA

Located in Desert Horizons, this vacation home is within 3 mi (5 km) of San Jacinto Mountains, El Paseo Shopping District, and McCallum Theatre. The Gardens ...

New Listing---beautiful Indian Wells Oasis!
Indian Wells Resort Hotel
Indian Wells Resort Hotel
3.5 out of 5
76-661 Highway 111, Indian Wells, CA
$50
per night
Nov 19 - Nov 20

Situated in Indian Wells, this golf resort is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from San Jacinto Mountains and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Indian Wells Tennis Garden. El Paseo Shopping ...

3.8/5Good! (6,414 reviews)

"Nice entertainment. Good food. Pool area very nice."…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

Indian Wells Resort Hotel
La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
4.5 out of 5
49499 Eisenhower Drive, La Quinta, CA
$172
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13

This family-friendly La Quinta resort is located in the mountains, within 1 mi (2 km) of Bear Creek Trail and San Jacinto Mountains. Old Town La Quinta and One-Eleven ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (1,999 reviews)

"Very nice place! Clean and luxurious! Staff is friendly and professional!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2019

La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
41-000 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA
$152
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2

Set in Rancho Mirage, this family-friendly resort is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from McCallum Theatre.

4.3/5Excellent! (1,984 reviews)

"Friendly staff, large, clean rooms, grounds are lovely and place has character in design and architecture. Water slide snd fun kids’ pool, and separate adult pool area , another pool in spa area. Outdoor patio areas are welcoming , day or evening. Fire pits warm chilly desert nights. Grounds are ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa

Popular things to do in Desert Horizons

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

4.5/5(901 reviews)

Glide over cliffs, wildlife and several vegetation zones as this glass-enclosed ride carries you up dramatic mountainsides.

Living Desert Zoo and Gardens
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Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

4.5/5(434 reviews)

Between meeting animals from across the world and exploring nature trails through the Sonoran Desert, expect an exotic experience in southern California. 

Palm Springs Air Museum
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Palm Springs Air Museum

4.5/5(378 reviews)

Imagine taking to the skies at one of the largest collections of World War II aircraft in the world. 

Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium
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Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium

4/5(168 reviews)

Learn how one family’s love of desert plants became a Palm Springs horticultural institution.

Indian Canyon
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Indian Canyon

4.5/5(362 reviews)

Hike in the footsteps of the Agua Caliente band of Cahuilla Indians on ancient walking trails through cool, palm-dotted canyons and timeless rock formations. 

San Jacinto Mountains
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San Jacinto Mountains

4.5/5(521 reviews)

Learn about the history of San Jacinto Mountains, a well-known monument in Borrego Springs. Check out the shops and top-notch restaurants in this relaxing area.

Top activities in Desert Horizons

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

$26

Ride up and over Mt. San Jacinto State Park in the world's largest rotating tramcars on the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Take in spectacular 360-degree views of Chino Canyon as you glide along a 2.

Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride in Palm Desert by Palm Springs
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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride in Palm Desert by Palm Springs

$250

Float gently through the air as dawn reveals its brilliant colors over the sand dunes, ranches, and mountainous ridges of Palm Desert. Admire a spectacular sunrise that takes your breath away, marveling at the arid landscapes of the Coachella Valley.

Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure
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Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure

$189

Explore the San Andreas Fault and the world's third-largest oasis on a back-road adventure into Joshua Tree National Park. View the unique vegetation and animals in the area where the Sonoran and Mojave deserts meet on this morning adventure.

Private Session with a Local Photographer in Palm Springs
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Private Session with a Local Photographer in Palm Springs

$42

Connect with a local photographer to capture your most memorable Palm Springs/Palm Desert moments during this private photo shoot.Get insider tips on what to eat, see and do and return from your trip with beautiful, high quality, holiday memories.

Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride in Palm Desert by Palm Springs
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Sunset Hot Air Balloon Ride in Palm Desert by Palm Springs

$282

Climb aboard a spacious basket for a high-flying adventure with incredible looks at the sun setting over Palm Springs' golden-hued landscape. Admire a spectacular sunset that takes your breath away, marveling at the arid landscapes of the Coachella Valley.

Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert
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Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert

$189

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: San Andreas Fault, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA We go to the 3rd largest Oasis in the world where you will walk over a bridge that straddles the San Andreas Fault.

Other neighborhoods in Palm Springs

Magnesia Falls Cove
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Magnesia Falls Cove

4.5/5(58 reviews)

Though Magnesia Falls Cove might not have many top sights, you can venture to the surrounding area to see attractions like Rancho Las Palmas Country Club and The River at Rancho Mirage.

La Quinta Cove
Take us to your leader!!
Amazing capture!
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La Quinta Cove

3/5(1 review)

If you're spending some time in La Quinta Cove, San Jacinto Mountains and Old Town La Quinta are top sights worth seeing.

Tahquitz River Estates
Look up #villaroyale #palmsprings #lifeatexpedia
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Tahquitz River Estates

4/5(97 reviews)

When in Tahquitz River Estates, you can plan a visit to Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium and Palm Springs Art Museum, some noteworthy sights in the nearby area.

Warm Sands
Light and shadows on the east face of Mt San Jacinto. I love the mountain as the sun touches it differently throughout the day. Dancing in and out of the crevices and shadows. Never grows old. #culture. #weekend getaways
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Warm Sands

4/5(63 reviews)

If you're looking for some top things to see and do in Warm Sands and surrounding area, you can visit Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium and Palm Springs Art Museum.

The Mesa
Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium showing a park

The Mesa

4/5(39 reviews)

While visiting The Mesa, you might make a stop by sights like Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium and San Jacinto Mountains.

Downtown Palm Springs
Palm Springs which includes wildflowers

Downtown Palm Springs

Known for Dining, Monuments, Shopping

4.5/5(1,350 reviews)

Join the many Angelenos that flock to Downtown Palm Springs to quench their vacation thirst in the Sonoran Desert.