Destination Overview

Gorgeous mountains, trendy boutiques, great restaurants, cactus forests and a hip sense of California cool…a honeymoon in Palm Springs means surrendering to the trendy vibe this region exudes and soaking in the laid-back tranquility of this beautiful region.

Outdoorsy couples will love the hiking trails cutting across the area’s pristine mountains and canyons, and shopaholics could spend all day downtown browsing the cool downtown area, where the streets are lined with vintage fashion shops, upscale galleries, antique outlets and consignment stores where bargains beckon. Play some golf, go for a swim, explore the desert on horseback or just chill out in town and soak up the beauty!

Downtown Palm Springs transforms into a craft and art festival every Thursday, when dealers take their shops to the streets with live music topping off the funky mood. Saturdays there’s a farmer’s market with local goods and artisan foods where couples can literally get a taste of the l0cal flavor.

Coachella Music Festival attracts top national and international music acts, and the area is also known as an LGBT oasis, with an entire community center devoted to LGBT causes. In other words, all couples are warmly-welcomed here, no matter what color flag you fly.

Whether you come for its beautiful year-round natural playground, the hip downtown or the cool hotels and dining, a honeymoon in Palm Springs ain’t just for “California Girls.” Funky fun, beautiful scenery, the stylish downtown area and of course the world-famous California weather make Palm Springs a great honeymoon choice!