- Our list of the best things to do in La Quinta, California, features the top 148 nearby activities — including 65 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- La Quinta, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sports & Fitness, Museums & Galleries, and Food & Drink.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of La Quinta, CA , followed by 132 popular activities in nearby cities, including Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Indio, Cathedral City, Idyllwild, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Borrego Springs, Huntington Beach, Julian and Coachella
The architecture and spirit of old California is brought to life at Old Town La Quinta, an outdoor dining and shopping village. In addition, the area also hosts wine tastings, art shows, live weekend music and a multitude of seasonal events.
The Havnfun Hot Air Ballooning company offers an array of hot air balloon ride choices with panoramic views of the surrounding groves and mountains. Each rider will receive a commemorative flight certificate, photo and souvenir.
84% 55 votes
56-150 PGA Boulevard, La Quinta, CA 92253 MoreLess Info
Designed by the famed Jack Nicklaus, the PGA West Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course features 18 championship holes. This desert course features plenty of deep bunkers, large lakes and steep drops off the edges of greens.
75% 68 votes
60-151 Trilogy Parkway, La Quinta, CA 92253 MoreLess Info
Tested and tried by an array of professional golf players, the Trilogy Golf Club at La Quinta boasts a natural California desert landscape. In addition to the on site pro shop and restaurant, there is an 18-hole championship course that accommodates players of all skill levels.
100% 7 votes
50200 Avenida Vista Bonita, La Quinta, CA 92253 MoreLess Info
Designed by Pete Dye, the La Quinta – West TPC Course features tight waste bunkers and lots of water, making for a difficult 18 holes of golf. Once the game is finished, golfers can dine at Ernie's.
The history and cultural arts of the region are put on display at the La Quinta Museum. With two floors of exhibits, guests are able to learn about the Native American origins of the settlement and can access a large museum store with items created by local artists.