Cultural Discoveries and Things to Do in Indian Wells

Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa is the ideal retreat where you can indulge, discover, laugh and relax - on your terms. Spread out over 45 desert acres, our resort offers a wonderful variety of leisure pursuits. Two championship golf courses, tennis, swimming pools, private poolside cabanas, and a deluxe spa are just a few ways to enjoy our full-service Indian Wells resort. If you're bringing a group or meeting to our relaxing resort, allow our expert staff to put together special activities and events for your attendees and their families.

Looking for fun things to do in Indian Wells and Palm Springs? You'll find a rich assortment of arts and culture, including the Children's Discovery Museum. If you're looking for some outdoor adventure, tee off on the 36-hole Indian Wells Golf Resort located right on the property. Try your luck at one of the casinos surrounding our resort or test your need for speed at the BMW Performance Center, only minutes away.

Hotel Activities

In Indian Wells


Palm Desert, California Shopping
Discover why shopping is one of the top things to do in Palm Desert. Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa is located near premier shopping in Palm Desert and nearby Palm Springs.

El Paseo
The ONLY world class Palm Desert shopping experience, El Paseo offers over 300 unique stores and restaurants to indulge your tastes and treat your senses with designer fashions, specialty boutiques, distinguished jewelers and galleries. Enjoy an array of sidewalk cafes and international cuisine restaurants. View the contemporary outdoor sculpture exhibits along the flowering median. Relax and refresh at one of the many beauty salons and spas.

The Gardens on El Paseo and El Paseo Village
Representing upscale retail shopping at its finest, The Gardens on El Paseo and El Paseo Village captures shoppers' attention with exclusive retailers and a beautiful setting in the Coachella Valley. El Paseo Village is situated on the south side of El Paseo between San Pablo and Lupine, adjacent to The Gardens on El Paseo. The Palm Desert shopping center is a single-level structure featuring trendy, upscale, luxury tenants - keeping with the retail and restaurant mix at The Gardens. The Palm Desert shopping centers are the only premier high-end retail destination in the entire Southern California desert region.

Desert Hills Premium Outlets
Set in the midst of breathtaking desert scenery and designed in a gracious Spanish Colonial style, Desert Hills is a collection of over 180 outlet stores showcasing the world's leading designers and brand names, all offering savings of 25% to 65% every day. Desert Hills Premium Outlets shopping center is located off Interstate 10 in Cabazon near Palm Desert.

Historic Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Canyon Drive is the cultural artery that pulses through the historic heart of Palm Springs. Beautifully lined with majestic palm trees continuously lit in a wrapping of sparkling lights, Palm Canyon Drive is a veritable goldmine of art galleries, restaurants, pubs and every kind of shop!

Old Town La Quinta
The picturesque main street shopping village offers a quaint desert experience. Offering art shows, wine tasting, entertainment and locally owned restaurants.

The River
In the middle of the desert, something altogether unexpected! Look no further than the River at Rancho Mirage for an array of dining, shops, entertainment and ambiance.

Westfield Palm Desert
Westfield Mall offers over a 150 stores from fashion, to electronics, to home d├ęcor and gifts. It's the Westfield difference.


Palm Springs, California Museums
Discover a rich variety of arts, culture, natural history and more at Palm Springs museums located near Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa.

Children's Discovery Museum
This family-friendly Palm Springs museum inspires and promotes intellectual curiosity and self-expression through inventive and interactive exhibits and programs. Children learn about themselves and the world around them by exploring the natural environment and the community in a creative and fun setting.

Palm Springs Air Museum
The Palm Springs Air Museum offers a unique Palm Springs museum experience. Here, history flies through the skies and museum docents are the people who made that history. Enjoy flying demonstrations of aircraft, interesting exhibits, fun-filled children's activities, and an ongoing lecture series featuring the significance of Air Power and veterans' eyewitness accounts.

Palm Springs Art Museum
As the only major museum between Los Angeles and Phoenix, the Palm Springs Art Museum features modern, contemporary and performing arts. This special Palm Springs museum features the 430-seat Annenberg Theater, an Education Center with an 88-seat lecture hall, and two outdoor sculpture gardens with desert landscaping and cool, soothing fountains. 

The Palm Desert extension of the Palm Springs Art Museum features the The Galen and Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden. 

The Palm Springs Architecture + Design Center, explore the largest concentration of midcentury modern architecture, as highlighted by these exhibits, educational and community programs. 

Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
Inspiring people to learn about the Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians through education, exhibits and collections. The Agua Caliente Cultural Museum is the first Native American museum to acquire a special relationship Smithsonian Institution Affiliations Program.

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Call the resort concierge at 1-760-674-4080 for more details.


840 Crescent Centre Drive
Suite 600
Franklin, TN 37067

Phone: 866-875-3299