Palm Springs Vacation - Deals & Packages!Palm Springs is a desert city in the Coachella Valley of the Riverside County in California, USA. Palm Springs is a part of Sonoran Dessert. The city and the nearby areas are quite famous for various recreation activities like biking, hiking, golf, horseback riding, swimming, tennis and more. The city is also known for its various mid-century modern designs and architectures. Palm Springs is serving as a major tourist hub since 1900's when the city turned into a fashionable resort. Tourism here is a major contributor to the city's economy.