Palm Desert is considered the geographical center of oasis communities and is education focused offering three college campuses, College of the Desert, University of California Riverside, and California State University, San Bernardino. Surrounded by majestic mountains, Palm Desert and its 350 days of sunshine a year warm the soul and stimulate the senses, offering an abundance of outdoor fun, arts and culture, unforgettable attractions, and world-class shopping.
Savvy shoppers will fall in love with El Paseo and its unique mix of upscale boutiques, charming shops, and outstanding restaurants, while art lovers will be inspired by a colorful array of galleries and artworks.
Outdoor enthusiasts will discover myriad hiking, biking and golfing opportunities as well as the Living Desert and its 1,200 acres of wildlife exhibits, botanical gardens, and entertaining shows.
Whether you are traveling solo or bringing the entire family, Palm Desert has something for everyone.