Palm Desert is the heart of the Coachella Valley, approximately 11 miles east of Palm Springs. Palm Desert is a major center of growth and is a popular retreat for "snowbirds" from colder climates (the Eastern and Northern United States, and Canada).
Palm Desert is home to some of the most prestigious golf courses, country clubs, and retail venues. It also has major cultural attractions such as: the Living Desert, Holocaust Museum, and McCallum Theatre. Palm Desert has something for everyone who wishes to stay during the beautiful winter season or live in a beautiful home year around.