Folks from nearby metropolises like Los Angeles and Las Vegas flock to the desert oasis of Rancho Mirage in Riverside County, California.
Loaded with spas, world-class dining, antique shopping and hiking opportunities, visitors split their time between sipping cool drinks poolside and getting out into the outdoors or cultural scene the area has to offer.
Located in the legendary Coachella Valley, Rancho Mirage is a city of over 17,000 people, which sees its numbers swell to over 20,000 during the peak tourist season. There’s plenty to explore between the numerous golf courses, casinos and surrounding mountains nearby. Be sure to check out the local communities including Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Cathedral City, Indio, and Indian Wells. The area is also host to the famous annual music festival which bears the Coachella Valley name. Popular parks in the vicinity include Joshua Tree National Park, the San Bernardino National Forest and Big Morongo Canyon Preserve.