Distance To Nearby Beaches, Mountains & More

One of the great things about living in the Palm Springs area is the great proximity to a many popular destinations. You could literally be in the mountains in the morning and then enjoying southern California’s beaches that same evening. Below is a list of some popular destinations within a few hours drive. Mileage is listed from La Quinta which is near the valley center:

Palm Springs Adjacent Airports 

  • Palm Springs Airport (PSP): 21
  • Ontario Airport (ONT): 91
  • Los Angeles Airport (LAX): 143

Attractions To Consider

  • Palm Springs Aerial Tramway: 25
  • Temecula (So-Cal wine country): 73
  • Big Bear Lake (Skiing): 109
  • Disneyland / Angel Stadium: 112
  • Honda Center (Ducks, concerts, events): 112
  • San Pedro (Cruise ships to Hawaii & Mexico): 113
  • Dodger Stadium: 114
  • Universal Studios: 138
  • Huntington Beach: 128
  • San Diego (Zoo, Lego Land, Seaworld & More): 129
  • Staples Center, LA (Kings / Lakers): 131
  • Parker, AZ – Colorado River: 159
  • Lake Havasu: (water skiing / boating): 165
  • Laughlin, NV (Casino on the river): 196
  • Santa Barbara: 224
  • Phoenix: 252
  • Las Vegas: 279 to 317