Photography Provided By: Chris Miller Imagine Imagery PhotographyRoad Trip! Here’s How We Would Spend 24 Hours in Palm Desert Locale Magazine Editors January 15, 2019 Spread the loveFrom Great Eats to Hikes and Shopping, Check Out Our Must-Do List of What to Do in 24 Hours in Palm Desert Written By: Lynne Eodice what to do in Palm Desert Toss us the keys and pack your bags, we’re heading to Palm Desert! If you only have 24 hours to spend in this oasis, we’ve rounded up great places to eat, shop and play from dawn till dusk! Whether you’re looking to indulge in a spa and shopping spree or eat your way through the best restaurants, we’ve planned a day you’ll be reliving through Instagram for weeks afterward. 24 hours in Palm Desert 7 a.m.: Relax and Play Photography Provided By: Chris Miller Imagine Imagery Photography Bae can practice his swing at one of two championship courses at the Desert Willow Golf Resort, including the Firecliff Course, rated one of the top 50 courses in the U.S. In the meantime, treat yourself to a Desert Journey massage at the Spa at Desert Springs. what to do in Palm Desert 9 a.m.: Worth the Wait Photo By: John Paschal Wilma & Frieda serves up some great comfort food and original dishes for breakfast—especially delicious is Kim’s Banana Caramel French Toast, made with brioche thick-cut bread. Our stomachs are grumbling already. 10 a.m.: Get Your Heart Pumping View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lila Marie (@lilavanimarie) on May 27, 2015 at 5:47am PDT Work off your breakfast by taking the Bump and Grind Trail, which serves up a great workout and views when you reach the top. You bring the water, we’ll bring the sunscreen! 12 p.m.: Organic Eats View this post on Instagram A post shared by Justin Belford (@ju5t1n_b3lf0rd) on Dec 18, 2017 at 3:00pm PST Grab your gals for an organic lunch at Luscious Lorraine’s. Our favorites are the Asian Tofu Salad and Turkey Chipotle Sandwich (with gluten-free bread!). 1 p.m.: Experience Culture View this post on Instagram A post shared by Amos Robinson (@amosrobinson) on Nov 5, 2018 at 3:14pm PST Palm Desert’s Art in Public Places brings gorgeous artworks into the city’s common areas. Take a docent-led walking tour to check out the amazing sculptures on foot! 3 p.m.: Find Your Fashion Favorites Don’t forget your spare suitcase! Treat yourself at The Shops on El Paseo for designer boutiques including Bottega Veneta. You’ll find tried-and-true stores including Anthropologie at The Gardens on El Paseo. For treasure hunters, head to Delaney’s Antiques to find your next big score! 5 p.m.: Grab a Bite View this post on Instagram A post shared by John Tsoutis (@evzinrestaurant) on Dec 20, 2018 at 7:09pm PST The black-and-white patterns are worthy of a few Instagram shots alone, but this eatery is more than just a pretty face. If you love a good rack of lamb or falafel, Evzin is your go-to for dinner. 8 p.m.: Rest up, Boutique Style Check into Hotel Paseo, within walking distance to many shops on El Paseo The trendy boutique hotel has luxurious rooms, the rejuvenating Spa LaLe’ and a lively restaurant—AC3 Restaurant + Bar. 10 p.m.: Nightcap View this post on Instagram A post shared by Cesar Mancilla (@czar3five) on Oct 11, 2018 at 9:41pm PDT But before you turn in, we suggest one final stop to grab a nightcap at Libation Room. The speakeasy-feeling lounge serves delicious cocktails perfect for ending the night on a high note.