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Quick Details

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  • Professional naturalist tour guide for up to 3 hours
  • $75 per hour extra after 3 hours

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Additional travel charges will apply if you want the guide to meet you outside the Greater Palm Springs area (between Palm Springs to the West, Desert Hot Springs to the North, and Indio to the East) or if you can not return your step-on guide to the location where they joined your tour.
Step-On Guide Admissions not included
Guide for up to 3 hours Plus $50 guide gratuity
$350
Additional hours Price per hour per guide
$75
Travel & Other Fees
Joshua Tree Nat'l Park Departure from Joshua Tree, Yucca Valley, or 29 Palms
$150
Greater Palm Springs Drop guide at different location than pick-up
$75

The Desert’s Best Naturalist Guides

Palm Springs City & Celebrity Homes ToursIf you are an out-of-town tour operator and you have your own transportation and just need a local tour guide to lead your group, consider hiring one of our friendly, fun, and knowledgeable professional step-on guides.

Our step-on guides are all desert naturalists who will share their love and passion for the area’s history, folklore, Native American culture, geology, flora, and fauna with your group. Our step-on guides will also point out popular landmarks and points of interest and lead your group to hidden gems.

Tours can be customized to your group’s particular interests and abilities.

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Step-on guide rates do not include admission fees. Tour operators are responsible for all admission fees (including guide’s admission).

Please contact us if you would like pricing for complete sightseeing tours that include the guide, transportation, and admission fees.