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Public Tour

Non-refundable
3h
English

Duration: 3 hours
Granola Bar & Bottled Water
Open-air Jeep with shade top: Our vehicles are classic Jeep Scramblers (CJ-8's) and they hold up to 7 guests plus your driver / guide.
Departure Time: Morning tours depart at 8:00 AM.
Afternoon tours depart at 1:00 PM.

Languages available: English
Starting time: 1:00pm

Price details

Price is $150.00 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is $150.00
$150.00

Total

Price is $150.00

What's included, what's not

  • What's includedWhat's includedBottled water
  • What's includedWhat's includedNaturalist guided open-air Jeep eco-tour
  • What's includedWhat's includedGranola snacks
  • What's includedWhat's includedLand Use Fees
  • What's excludedWhat's excludedGratuities
  • What's excludedWhat's excludedFood and drink (unless otherwise specified)

Know before you book

  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • A minimum of 2 guests per booking is required
  • Closed-toe shoes, a hat and sunscreen are strongly advised
  • As desert temperatures may vary, dressing in layers would be advised
  • Please call the reservation's desk a day or two before your tour to confirm your pickup time and location. Failure to call, however, will NOT result in cancellation of the tour.
  • Guests with neck or back problems or pregnant women in their 2nd or 3rd trimester should consult with their doctor before taking a Jeep Tour.
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides

Activity itinerary

San Andreas Fault
  • 3h
  • Admission ticket included

Experience the twisted and tortured landscape of an active earthquake fault system as your guide describes the geology of the area and you explore the bones of the earth. Don't forget your camera - the photo opportunities are endless! Take a walk between the steep walls of deep canyons created by the powerful forces of plate tectonics, water, wind, and time. Explore a natural palm oasis where crystal clear water bubbles up from the underground aquifer year round. Learn about the culture and lifestyle of the Cahuilla Indians and how they used the desert’s plants for food, medicine, tools, weapons, shelter, and more as you tour a recreated Cahuilla Indian Village. Learn about the plants and animals of the California desert and take in spectacular views as your guide describes the geologic forces and local history that shaped the Coachella Valley.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures
  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitized between use
Social distancing
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
Safety measures
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Location

Activity location

  • LOB_ACTIVITIESLOB_ACTIVITIESSan Andreas Fault
    • Palm Desert, California, United States

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • PEOPLEPEOPLEMetate Ranch - Red Jeep Tours by Desert Adventures departure location
    • 38635 Monroe Street
    • 92203, Indio, California, United States

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