Palm Canyon Drive Shopping Tour in Palm Springs, Palm Springs

Palm Canyon Drive is the most famous promenade in the historic center of Palm Springs. Magnificently filled with imposing palm trees that are constantly illuminated, Palm Canyon Drive offers numerous stores, cafés, art galleries, clubs and boutiques! Take this tour guide to go shopping in the most famous area of Palm Springs.
You can follow this self-guided walking tour to explore the attractions listed below. How it works: download the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" from iTunes App Store or Google Play to your mobile phone or tablet. The app turns your mobile device into a personal tour guide and its built-in GPS navigation functions guide you from one tour stop to next. The app works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Palm Canyon Drive Shopping Tour in Palm Springs Map

Guide Name: Palm Canyon Drive Shopping Tour in Palm Springs
Guide Location: USA » Palm Springs (See other walking tours in Palm Springs)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 km
Author: Dee
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Heminger's Fudge

1) Heminger's Fudge

Heminger's Fudge is a chocolate shop located close to the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. It is famous for its delicious sweets that are made of fudge in 14 varieties. The selections include some types of chocolate and peanut butter. This is not just a place for children, as adults are just as likely to be satisfied with the yummy chocolates. The shop's handmade products keep the old style, the unchangeable details and the unique taste of the brand. You can visit the shop daily between 10.00 am abd 11.00 p.m.
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Fame Fine Tobaccos & Wine

2) Fame Fine Tobaccos & Wine

Fame Fine Tobaccos & Wine is a store located in downtown of Palm Springs. There you can find different kinds of wine and cigars. The store is famous for its best atmosphere, and well-informed and pleasant personnel. Smokers and those who can appreciate a high-quality wine will surely enjoy visiting the store. You can visit Fame Fine Tobaccos & Wine daily between 10.00 am and 10.00 pm.
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Desert Hatter

3) Desert Hatter

The Desert Hatter is a hat store located near Fame Fine Tobaccos & Wine Store on the main walkway of Palm Springs. It was founded in 1994. The store's products cover a range of hat types, from fashionable hats to sport hats and sun hats. If you decide to buy one, the employees will help you find the best choice for you.
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Cocky Cactus

4) Cocky Cactus

The Cocky Cactus is located in the center of Palm Springs. The originally-named shop represents southern California and the desert through different things that can decorate your home, gifts that can make someone smile, original cards and other interesting things. You can purchase them for an affordable price at the Cocky Cactus Shop.
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Crystal Fantasy

5) Crystal Fantasy

Crystal Fantasy is a inspiring shop located in the heart of Palm Springs. It was opened in 1987 and began by selling different kinds of crystals, minerals and jewelry. There are also wonderful handmade products made of leather, glass and other materials. The store offers the finest valuable products at an affordable price. Crystal Fantasy is the place where you can easily find a wonderful gift for someone or even yourself.
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Dollsville Dolls

6) Dollsville Dolls

Dollsville Dolls is located opposite the Palm Springs Hyatt Hotel. The shop sells all types of dolls and teddy bears. Here you can admire all sizes and styles of these kinds of toys. There are also old bears that are used as exhibits, so you have the chance to compare an older style teddy bear with a contemporary one. Visit Dollsville Dolls from Monday through Saturday between 10.00 am and 5.00 pm.
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Steve's Stamps, Coins & Jewelry

7) Steve's Stamps, Coins & Jewelry

Steve's Stamps, Coins & Jewelry Shop is located not far from Peppers Thai Cuisine on North Palm Canyon Drive. Here customers have the opportunity to find all kinds of stamps and original jewels and coins that were used in different periods in different countries. All of them have their own history.

Walking Tours in Palm Springs, California

Create Your Own Walk in Palm Springs

Create Your Own Walk in Palm Springs

Creating your own self-guided walk in Palm Springs is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Modern and Famous Houses in Palm Springs Self Guided Tour

Modern and Famous Houses in Palm Springs Self Guided Tour

Palm Springs is an extremely beautiful city, hosting the numerous examples of stylish modern-style buildings. Most of them were built between 1940 and 1960. Take this tour to explore some of the most famous examples of architectural styles in Palm Springs.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 8.0 km
Gay Friendly Tour in Palm Springs

Gay Friendly Tour in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is one of the most well-known gay-friendly vacation destinations. It is an unprejudiced town where gays and lesbians can enjoy hanging out in many shops, bars, clubs and other public places. Take this tour guide to find some of the most popular attractions for gay tourists in Palm Springs.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.4 km
Cultural Self-Guided Tour in Palm Springs

Cultural Self-Guided Tour in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is a wonderful city surrounded by desert and mountains, and it is interesting how in such a geographic location a beautiful, tourist-attracting city was born. Take this tour to see and visit some of the most engaging museums and art galleries in Palm Springs.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Palm Springs for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Palm Springs has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Palm Springs, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.