Ranchos Palos Verdes, also known as RPV in abbreviation is located in the city of California, in the county of Los Angeles. RPV is known for its wide and expansive large tracts of land, the open land open up to the Pacific Ocean; which is a beautiful view. Ranchos Palos Verdes translate to ‘ Ranch of Greens Sticks’ owing to the willows in the north Eastern parts of Bixby slough.


Ranchos Palos Verdes dates back to Tongva also known as the Gabrielin Indians. They inhabited RVP before the Age of Discovery. Juan Rodriguez Cabrielle was the first European to be given the credit of visiting the site in the year 1542. There are many wonderful geographical features but some of the most notable are the hills and cliffs, the islands present and grand vistas.


One of the most exquisite landmarks is the Point Vicente Interpretive Center. The site is flocked by many from around the world who come to see the migration of whales in the Pacific ocean during the month of December all the ways through to April. Point Vicente was opened officially in the year 1984 for the purpose of interpreting and presenting the unique features and the rich history of Ranchos Palos Verdes . On the far end of Point Vicente is a light house, Point Vicente lighthouse which was built in 1926 and Wayfarers chapel both of which are under the National Register of Historic places


The Ranchos Palos Verdes is estimated to be about 13.5 square miles or 35 km square. The population is approximately 41,643, inhabited by about seven different races, a clear indication to those people that have interest in forestral nature reserves that there are lots of different cultures that you can explore at Ranchos Palos Verdes.


Visiting Ranchos Palos Verdes whether it’s as a forestral nature reserve or for the remarkable sites it had is one thing, enjoying the sites at RVP is another different thing altogether.

Point Vicente has beautiful parks and nice ocean side walking trails it’s the perfect spot for watching the migration if whales. The Trump golf course is not only goi for its golfing experience, it’s also the best place to take a walk. Wayfarers chapel has swedenborgian glass and is surrounded by redwood. Its perched up on a massive piece of land known to have landslides .

Visiting Ranchos Palos Verdes is a once in a lifetime opportunity so get yourself together and visit this wonderful site. With the best hotels, restaurants and hospitality you will be left with a rich experience.

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