Palm Desert Area Attractions

Palm Desert is the geographic center of the Coachella Valley, a fast-growing region of southern California that comprises nine cities. Palm Desert has evolved into a vibrant small city that today is the educational, retail, and cultural hub of the Valley. Whether you come here to spend a weekend or a lifetime, you’ll never run out of things to explore – including plenty of free activities. With an abundance of resources available to residents, Palm Desert is also a great place to call home.

Palm Desert Shopping

Get ready for the Palm Desert shopping experience? From the El Paseo to the Cabazon Outlets, get ready to shop til you drop!

Coachella Valley

Get a glimpse of the historical sights of the Coachella Valley. Be sure to visit the history museum when you are visiting the area.

Palm Desert Shopping

Get ready for the Palm Desert shopping experience? From the El Paseo to the Cabazon Outlets, get ready to shop til you drop!

Palm Desert Golfing

The Palm Desert area boasts some of the country's best golf courses, both public and private.

Day Spas

While there is so much to see and do, don``t forget to rest. Pamper yourself with a spa day! Talk to staff for more information.

Palm Desert Outdoors

Home to deep valleys, soaring mountains and everything in between, Palm Desert’s landscape makes it the perfect playground for outdoor adventure.

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is the largest rotating aerial tramway in the world. Soar to new heights.

Palm Desert Casinos

Just minutes away from Emerald Desert RV Resort, these casinos provide 24/7 Las Vegas-style action and entertainment.

McCallum Theatre

For an evening of music, drama, or dance, there’s no place like McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts.

Palm Desert Churches

While visiting Emerald Desert RV Resort there are quite a few local churches in the Palm Desert area. For a complete list visit here.

Staff Favorite Restaurants

The staff at Emerald Desert list some of their favorite restaurants around the resort. Make sure to view them here.

Favorite Happy Hour Spots

Palm Desert has some great places to enjoy happy hour. Our staff list their best ones around the resort.