Have you planned your holiday this year? Do you ever think to spend your holiday in a desert? You may be surprised that desert can actually offer such amazing yet unforgettable attractions that you cannot imagine before. One of the most popular desert which can give these amazing holiday experiences is California Desert, California, USA. What can you find here?
Red Rock Canyon State Park
This great park has become the home to a stunning desert landscape along with its special rock formations, buttes and also cliffs. It is also a great spot to enjoy the desert wildlife such as lizards, hawks, and also roadrunners. In this area, you can enjoy the amazing rock art and also to sneak peak at the old villages.
Calico Ghost Town
This ghost town is located for about 10 miles from Barstow in east side. It has been a famous American town back in 1881 up to 1896. It was also one of the silver producers in America. However, when the silver price plummeted in 1895, the silver mines in Calico was closed down and then declined. Then, in 1954, this ghost town was being restored by Knott’s Berry Farm owner and has been changed into a new tourist attraction and being completed with stores, restaurants, and also many other activities.
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
If you head northwest for about 85 miles from San Diego, you will find an entrance to one of the state park located in California. It is called Anza-Borrego Desert State park. This park covers more than 600,000 acres area of the remote landscape of a desert. Here, people can find cacti, flowers, palm groves, canyons, alluvial land and also dunes. The cacti and flowers will bloom in March and also April. You will also be able to enjoy the amazing views at Colorado desert edge.
You can find Algodones Dunes for about 20 miles from California if you head southeast. Algodones Dunes is the largest dune in the continent. You can find beautiful sands along its remote path. This dune is considered to be one of the less visited deserts in California. The main reason is that there are no nearby cities located in the area as well as the roads to reach this dune. However, if you want to camp along this Algodones dunes, you can set your tents along the North Algodones Dunes Wilderness Area but this location is not permitted to be accessible by motorcycles or cars.
These are some amazing attractions that you can find in California desert, California, USA. Have you planned to visit these amazing places during your holiday? Let’s try them out!