11 days in Idaho Itinerary

11 days in Idaho Itinerary

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Idaho Falls
— Few hours
Drive
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Arco
— Few hours
Drive
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Shoshone
— 1 night
Drive
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Twin Falls
— 1 night
Drive
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Bruneau
— 1 night
Drive
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Boise
— 1 night
Drive
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Idaho City
— 1 night
Drive
8
Sun Valley
— 1 night
Drive
9
Salmon
— 1 night
Drive
10
Coeur d'Alene
— 1 night
Drive
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Lewiston
— 1 day
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Idaho Falls

Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. Your day by day itinerary now includes Snake River Greenbelt as well as Hell's Half Acre Lava Field. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Hell's Half Acre Lava Field and then make a trip to Snake River Greenbelt.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Idaho Falls road trip website.

Atlanta to Idaho Falls is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Atlanta to Idaho Falls, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in October, you will find days in Idaho Falls are slightly colder (61°F), and nights are cooler (33°F). You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Arco.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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Arco

Arco is a city in Butte County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Craters of the Moon National Monument and then see the interesting displays at Lost Rivers Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Arco online vacation planner.

Getting from Idaho Falls to Arco by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, daytime highs in Arco are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Shoshone.

Things to do in Arco

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Lost Rivers Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Lost Rivers Museum
4.9

1
night
Shoshone

Shoshone is the county seat and largest city of Lincoln County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Shoshone Indian Ice Caves, take in breathtaking views at Black Magic Canyon, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Idaho's Mammoth Cave.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Shoshone road trip planner.

You can drive from Arco to Shoshone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Arco in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Shoshone, with highs around 64°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Shoshone

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Twin Falls

Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): hike along Rock Creek Park, then discover the deep blue sea with AWOL Adventure Sports, and then trek along Snake River Canyon Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Twin Falls road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Shoshone to Twin Falls takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Bruneau.

Things to do in Twin Falls

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Rock Creek Park ©
Must see
Rock Creek Park
4.5

1
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Bruneau

Bruneau is an unincorporated community in Owyhee County in the southwestern part of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Bruneau Canyon, then look and learn at Bruneau Dunes Observatory, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bruneau Dunes State Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bruneau road trip planning app.

You can drive from Twin Falls to Bruneau in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daily temperatures in Bruneau can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Boise.

Things to do in Bruneau

Parks · Nature · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Boise

City of Trees

From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 13th (Tue), walk around Kathryn Albertson Park, explore the landscape on two wheels at Ridge to River Trail System, and then trek along Boise River Greenbelt.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Boise tour builder site.

Traveling by car from Bruneau to Boise takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daily temperatures in Boise can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Idaho City.

Things to do in Boise

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip

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Idaho City

Idaho City is a city in and the county seat of Boise County, Idaho, United States, located about 36mi northeast of Boise. On the 14th (Wed), examine the collection at Boise Basin Museum and then contemplate the waterfront views at The Springs - A Mountain Hot Springs Retreat At Idaho City.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Idaho City day trip planning site.

Getting from Boise to Idaho City by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In October, daily temperatures in Idaho City can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sun Valley.

Things to do in Idaho City

Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Sun Valley

Sun Valley is a resort city in Blaine County in central Idaho, in the western United States. On the 15th (Thu), explore the landscape on two wheels at Wood River Trail, have fun at Get Your Shoot On!, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bald Mountain.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Sun Valley vacation planning app.

Drive from Idaho City to Sun Valley in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Idaho City in October, with highs in Sun Valley at 58°F and lows at 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Salmon.

Things to do in Sun Valley

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Bald Mountain ©
Mountain
Bald Mountain
4.6
Get Your Shoot On! ©
Fun & Games
Get Your Shoot On!
5.0

1
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Salmon

Salmon is a city in Lemhi County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Goldbug Hot Springs, then get engrossed in the history at Sacajawea Interpretive, Cultural and Education Center, and then take a memorable drive along Salmon River Scenic Byway.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Salmon day trip planner.

You can drive from Sun Valley to Salmon in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In October, daytime highs in Salmon are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Salmon

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): trek along Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail, identify plant and animal life at English Point Recreation Area, and then steep yourself in history at Treaty Rock Park.

Plan a trip to Coeur d'Alene easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Salmon to Coeur d'Alene takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Salmon to Coeur d'Alene is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salmon in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 39°F in Coeur d'Alene. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lewiston.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Treaty Rock Park ©
Historic Site
Treaty Rock Park
2.8

1
day
Lewiston

Lewiston is a city in north central Idaho and the county seat of Nez Perce County. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the history at Nez Perce National Historical Park, see the interesting displays at Lewis and Clark Discovery Center, and then identify plant and animal life at Snake Dancer Excursions.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lewiston holiday planning site.

You can drive from Coeur d'Alene to Lewiston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Coeur d'Alene in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lewiston: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lewiston

Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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