Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and a cliché box of chocolates and bouquet of roses just aren’t enough to express how truly special your love is. Luckily, Palm Springs has plenty of options to celebrate your romance. From decadent spa treatments to private horseback tours of the Indian Canyons, you and your sweetie will enjoy a memorable romantic experience in Palm Springs.

Looking for a fairytale moment? Your special someone won’t soon forget a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride through scenic Palm Springs.

Big Horse Carriage Company provides tours through downtown, the historic inns and neighborhoods that exude old Hollywood glamour and celebrity homes. A romantic tour can be booked that includes a stay at the Del Marcos Hotel, a bouquet of roses delivered to your room and a horse-drawn carriage ride through the Historic Tennis Club District.

If you crave adventure, take the reins into your own hands with a private guided horseback ride through the canyons surrounding Palm Springs. With over 150 miles of quiet riding trails, Smoke Tree Stables will provide a romantic getaway for the day as you experience the tranquil beauty of the desert on horseback.

Prefer wheels to hooves? Rent a bicycle built for two from Bike Palm Springs and take a leisurely ride to enjoy the perfect desert weather. Experience the glamour and romance of old Hollywood as you ride through the picturesque neighborhoods of old Hollywood. Download a bike map here or let Bike Palm Springs make a recommendation when you pick up your bicycles.

At Scoot Palm Springs, you can rent motor scooters and take in all the desert has to offer. From the miles of canyons to the spectacular midcentury modern architecture, renting a scooter will help you and your special someone create access your own private tour of Palm Springs.

For couples who love to hike, pack a picnic basket and head to the Indian Canyons. Palm Canyon, Andreas Canyon and Murray Canyon offer something for everyone, whether you enjoy a leisurely stroll or a challenging climb. The trails have no shortage of perfect spots to enjoy a romantic picnic in the canyons.

At Billy Reed's Restaurant, you and your sweetheart can share a slice of 13-layer chocolate cake before showing off your moves on the restaurant’s hardwood dance floor. Lessons are offered on most nights, and dance options include Latin dance parties on Monday nights, swing dancing on Tuesday nights and line dancing on Wednesday nights.

If you and your beloved want nothing more than to enjoy each other's company and a world class spa treatment, Palm Springs has plenty of couple-friendly options. Several local spas are offering luxurious couples packages in February, such as the “Chocolate Fix” at SpaTerre at the Riviera Palm Springs that includes a caramel chocolate wrap and a full body Swedish massage with sweet cream lotion. Click here to read more about romantic spa packages available just in time for Valentine's Day.

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