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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
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“Hike the incredible high desert landscape of beautiful Joshua Trees and unique boulder formations. Bring lots of water in summer and lots of blankets in winter.”
  • 385 locals recommend
Zoo
“The Living Desert was established in 1970 by several trustees of the Palm Springs Desert Museum who foresaw the impact that resort development would have on their local desert ecosystem. This foresight led to an interpretive nature trail and preserve in Palm Desert.”
  • 231 locals recommend
Outlet Mall
“Located 40 minutes away; Conveniently located between Palm Springs and Los Angeles, Cabazon Outlets offers a unique desert landscape shopping experience nestled between the Santa Rosa and San Gorgonio Mountain Range. This quaint 65,000 square foot retail shopping center features 18 specialty retailers in a relaxed open-air environment. Cabazon is a name that has become synonymous with quality outlet shopping and is a destination for over 15 million shoppers every year. The architectural focal point of the center is a copper-clad Florentine dome. The dome is crowned by a lantern and spire, which stands over an elaborate stone compass inlay, identifying local landmarks and orienting customers to other destinations.”
  • 100 locals recommend
Cable Car
“Play in the snow December to March, escape the heat during the summer hiking trails with panoramic views. On site restaurant and bar at the top of the mountain is beautiful for a proposal”
  • 256 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Ontario Mills is the largest shopping mall and outlet mall in San Bernardino County, California. It is one of the top shopping and tourist destinations in Southern California. 南加州著名的“十个门”奥特莱斯。”
  • 43 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The nationally noted Palm Springs Art Museum offers “free 2nd Sundays” with children’s activities, performances, exhibitions and films. Admission is also free every Thursday night from 4-8 p.m. ”
  • 161 locals recommend
Entertainment
“The Festival offers several stages of the most current Artists, and a mix of state of the art exhibits/art that will blow your mind!”
  • 102 locals recommend
Casino
“Best Casino Around. Great night life, entertainment, gambling, dancing, live music, great food. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Tennis Court
“BNP Paribas Open and the WTA Indian Wells Open is a very famous annual tennis tournament which is held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, California, about 9 miles from our Coachella home. ”
  • 111 locals recommend
Museum
“The Palm Springs Air Museum (PSAM), is a non-profit educational institution in Palm Springs, Riverside County, California. The Museum's mission is to exhibit, educate and eternalize the role of the World War II combat aircraft and the role the pilots and American citizens had in winning the war. In addition to flying aircraft, related artifacts, artwork, and library sources are used to perpetuate American history. It contains one of the world's largest collections of flying World War II warplanes, many of which were built in Southern California.[1][2] Many of these aircraft have been used by motion picture companies in movies set during the second world war.”
  • 69 locals recommend
Church
“The Jewel of the Missions founded by Fr Junipero Serra in 1776 along the El Camino Real, from Baja, Mexico up to northern California.”
  • 66 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Such a great spot for antiquing, browsing through great boutiques, live music, brunch, lunch and dinner. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Huge menu and great happy hour. Located in Old town La Quinta, great area for views and strolling through.”
  • 91 locals recommend
Winery
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“One of the local favorites for wineries and dinner. Also a very popular tourist attraction! Food, drinks, park area for kids to play while mom drinks. What more could you ask for? ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great anytime of the day. Close late, extended happy hours, fixed priced 3 and 4 course meals. ”
  • 145 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“It has great fun art installations throughout the whole shopping district while having many name brand stores to shop in as well as small little local shops.”
  • 90 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“Huge menu and great happy hour. Located in Old town La Quinta, great area for views and strolling through.”
  • 91 locals recommend
Bar
“Great anytime of the day. Close late, extended happy hours, fixed priced 3 and 4 course meals. ”
  • 145 locals recommend
Resort
“This is a historic building in downtown riverside. This is a great place to visit during the holidays to enjoy "Festival of Lights" it is BEAUTIFUL and a must see!!!”
  • 37 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Music and dancing, in the season there may be a line out the door to get inside. 21 and over.”
  • 92 locals recommend
Resort
“One of the top rated wineries. Great for romantic dinner outing, wine tasting or sightseeing. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Hotel Pool
“Our fav place to dine whether for a date, friends’ gathering or with the kids. Go early to take advantage of the Sunset Dinner offer or Happy Hour. Free valet parking. Everything is expertly prepared, strong margaritas. ”
  • 65 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Has all the shops you need. Anchored by Macy’s and Nordstrom Rack is right across the street”
  • 35 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Great happy hour and atmosphere. Close to where you are staying. The food is great and priced accordingly. ”
  • 108 locals recommend

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