Indio, California is a city in the Coachella Valley. Indio has been nicknamed the City of Festivals since it hosts the annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. Indio is close to several larger cities that are perfect for taking day trips to, including San Diego, Los Angeles, and Long Beach.
Go on a self-guided tour of the beautiful murals of Indio by first stopping at the Indio Chamber of Commerce. If you’re looking for a more adventurous tour, go on an Adventure Hummer Tour through the Joshua Tree National Park, where you can see canyons and old goldmine trails. Play golf, during the day or at night, at the Indio Municipal Golf Course. Spend a few hours at the Coachella Valley History Museum. See the stars from the Gargan Optics Observatory. For traditional Mexican food, try eating at El Mexicali Café, Tacos Gonzalez, or Pueblo Viejo Grill. Go shopping at the Desert Hills Premium Outlets, which have 130 stores. For gaming and concerts, check out the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. If you’re renting in Indio during the winter, make sure to attend the annual Riverside County Fair and National Date Festival. The festival has had major bands such as Third Eye Blind and also has a kid’s carnival area and camel and ostrich races.
San Diego is about a two and a half hour drive away from Indio. Visit the famous San Diego Zoo, which was named the best zoo in the world in 2015. Spend the day at one of San Diego’s many beaches, such as Coronado Beach, Ocean Beach, or Solana Beach. Go on a whale watching tour or catch a Chargers or Padres game. Los Angeles is another good day trip and is about two hours away from Indio by car. Walk down the Hollywood Walk of Fame and go shopping on Hollywood Boulevard. See the iconic Hollywood Sign and catch a game at the Staples Center. Take your kids to Universal Studios Hollywood and to Disneyland. Another day trip from Indio is Long Beach, California, which is about two hours away depending on traffic conditions. In Long Beach you can visit the Aquarium of the Pacific and the Long Beach Museum of Art.
Indio has 18 neighborhoods for you to choose from. Some neighborhoods you can rent in include Palm Dessert, La Quinta, and Blythe. Indio has a variety of rentals available, ranging from condos with stunning lake views to large villas with private pools. Wherever you choose to stay, Tripping can help you compare all of the rentals in the area by price, ratings, reviews, and more. Book your Indio vacation rental today!
Indio uses the SunBus through the SunLine Transit Agency. You can use the SunBus Tracker mobile app to plan your trips ahead of time based on the bus schedule. There is also an Amtrak bus stop at the northeast corner of Highway 111 and Monroe Street. If you are planning to make day trips that are a little further away, you may want to rent a car.
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