Joshua Tree National Park SUV or Van Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in USA

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The Joshua Tree National Park Jeep Tour travels from the desert floor straight over the San Andreas Fault and up steep Canyons climbing over 4,000 feet off road to Joshua Tree National Park. On this climate controlled adventure in an SUV or van, you will enjoy scenic vistas and wildlife around every bend. You will have the opportunity to hop out and hike to Hidden Valley, so don't forget your walking shoes!
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Keys View, Joshua Tree National Park, CaliforniaFrom the Keys View overlook, you can see all the way to Mexico on a clear day!Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Hidden Valley, Joshua Tree National Park, CaliforniaEnjoy a 1-mile easy guided hike through picturesque Hidden Valley.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Joshua Tree Visitor Center, Joshua Tree, CaliforniaTour includes a short stop at the Joshua Tree Visitor's Center (West Entrance).Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Joshua Tree National Park, Joshua Tree, CaliforniaThis is the perfect tour for those who want to learn about the 16th largest park in the National Park System. Managed 85% as a vast federal wilderness, Joshua Tree National Park lies within the Mojave Desert – and, it’s an architectural wonderment of fabulous, jumbled boulders, along with the Park’s iconic and endemic Dr. Seuss-esque’s plant:  the Joshua Tree. This tour is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the Park’s lively pioneer and dramatic mining history, the ancients' footprints and culture, take a walk (or easy) hike, possibly see focused rock climbers practicing for future big wall climbs, and learn about plants treasured by high desert enthusiasts – all through lively narration from your seasoned guide. Everyday is a new day in Joshua Tree, so you never know what you might find!Guests joining us in the Greater Palm Springs area will enjoy a narrated tour of the Coachella Valley and learn about the wind and solar energy generated from the San Gorgonio Pass wind and solar farms on the way to the Park. Guests may also join the tour at the Park’s west entrance Visitor's Center in the town of Joshua Tree. Both options include a delicious picnic lunch.Duration: 3 hours

What’s included

  • Eco-tour with an expert naturalist guide
  • A nature walk or hike, geared to the ability of the guests
  • Snacks - Bottled Water and Granola Bars
  • Joshua Tree National Park Admission
  • Lunch - Picnic lunch. Please contact us prior to departure to place your sandwich order.
  • Entry/Admission - Keys View
  • Entry/Admission - Hidden Valley
  • Entry/Admission - Joshua Tree National Park

What’s not included

  • Gratuities