Celebrate Easter Sunrise Service at 8,516 feet

Aerial Tram to Host Sunrise Service on Easter

Pastor Robert Sneed

PALM SPRINGS — On Sunday, April 9, you may celebrate Easter Sunrise Service with songs of faith, hope, and joy by the Perkins Brothers, and an inspirational and nondenominational message by Pastor Robert Sneed. His sermon is titled “Undeniable Love.”

The service begins at 5:30 a.m., with the first tram car up at 4:45 a.m.  You may view the full program here.

Tickets will be available for purchase starting at 4:15 a.m. with reduced tram fares until 7:30 a.m. Tickets are $19.95 for adults and seniors, and $12.95 for children ages 3-10.


The Perkins Brothers

Beginning at 6:30 a.m., breakfast will be served in Pines Café, a cafeteria-style restaurant, until 10 a.m. Ride ‘N’ Breakfast combination tickets, which include tram fare and breakfast, will be available for purchase from 4:15 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. for $29.95 for adults and seniors, and $17.95 for children ages 3-10. The breakfast menu is also available separately until 10:00 a.m. for $18.95.

Normal tram fares will be in effect after 7:30 a.m. Regular Tram admission is $29.95 for adults, $27.95 for seniors 65+, and $17.95 for children ages 3-10. (Note: These prices do not include breakfast, only tram fare.)

Easter dinner will be available from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. in Pines Café. Cost for the Easter Ride ‘N’ Dine combination is $38 for adults and seniors, and $24.50 for children ages 3-10. Reservations are not taken, and tickets go on sale at 8 a.m. Sunday morning.

Peaks Restaurant will serve regular lunch and dinner menus during normal operating hours. To view the Pines Café Easter menus, as well as Peaks Restaurant menus, please visit www.pstramway.com/dining/.


About Palm Springs Aerial Tramway 

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is the world’s largest rotating tram car. Opened in 1963, the Tram’s 80-passenger cars travel along the breathtaking cliffs of Chino Canyon from the Valley Station (elevation 2,643 ft.) to the Mountain Station (elevation 8,516 ft.) in approximately 10 minutes. For more information, please call 888-515-TRAM or 760-325-1391, or visit www.pstramway.com. Also, download the Tramway’s free mobile tour in the App Store or Google Play.



Image Sources

  • Robert Sneed: Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
  • The Perkins Brothers: Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
  • 2023-Palm-Springs-Aerial-Tramway-Easter-Sunrise-800×568-: Greg Purdy, Palm Springs Aerial Tramway