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Aerial activities in Greater Palm Springs allow you to discover our oasis’ beauty and enchantment in a new way and range from exhilarating airplane rides to sweet and slow soaring. If you think our oasis is beautiful when exploring by foot, imagine seeing the snow-capped mountains, velvety golf courses, and cotton-candy sunsets from above.

Airplane Tours in Greater Palm Springs

Palm Springs Biplanes invites you to hop inside the open cockpit of a 1940 Stearman and feel the wind on your face as the pilot steers in and out of the Santa Rosa Mountains. Looking for luxury? Fly to Joshua Tree for the day or take a scenic tour of Palm Springs’ iconic windmills via a private helicopter ride with Joiride.

Hot-Air Ballooning in Greater Palm Springs

For a slower pace, step into the basket of a colorful hot air balloon and soar up, up, and away for a breathtaking birds-eye view of Greater Palm Springs and beyond. Planning a romantic getaway or proposal? Toast to true love (cheers!) and watch the sunrise with a champagne balloon outing, offered daily through Fantasy Balloon Flights from September through May.

Ready to fly high? Scroll down for more aerial adventures and hot-air balloon tours in Greater Palm Springs.

Highlights. Greater Palm Springs