13 days in Idaho Itinerary

13 days in Idaho Itinerary

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13 days in Idaho Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Idaho Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Twin Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Stanley
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Boise
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 15​min
5
Coeur d'Alene
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

2
nights
Idaho Falls

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. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the striking features of Rexburg Idaho Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at EBR-1, then explore the striking landscape at Craters of the Moon National Monument, and then make a trip to Snake River Greenbelt.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Idaho Falls trip itinerary tool .

Los Angeles to Idaho Falls is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Idaho Falls: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Arco, Lava Hot Springs, Rexburg Idaho Temple
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Craters of the Moon National Monument ©
Lava Hot Springs ©
Lava Hot Springs
Museum of Idaho ©
Museum of Idaho

2
nights
Twin Falls

Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. On the 23rd (Mon), stroll through Snake River Canyon Trail, then take in the views from Perrine Bridge, then admire the sheer force of Shoshone Falls, and finally look for gifts at Rudy's - A Cook's Paradise. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Centennial Waterfront Park, then delve into the lush surroundings at Sawtooth National Forest, and then steep yourself in history at Minidoka Internment.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Twin Falls trip planning tool .

You can drive from Idaho Falls to Twin Falls in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Idaho Falls in September, Twin Falls is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Stanley.

Things to do in Twin Falls

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Minidoka Internment
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Shoshone Falls ©
Shoshone Falls
Perrine Bridge ©
Perrine Bridge
Centennial Waterfront Park ©
Centennial Waterfront Park

2
nights
Stanley

Stanley is a town in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Redfish Lake and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sawtooth Wilderness Area. On your second day here, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, get engrossed in the history at Stanley Museum, and then explore the activities along Stanley Lake.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Stanley trip planner .

Traveling by car from Twin Falls to Stanley takes 3 hours. In September, Stanley is little chillier than Twin Falls - with highs of 68°F and lows of 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Stanley

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Sawtooth Wilderness Area
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River Rafting & Tubing
Redfish Lake ©
Redfish Lake
Stanley Lake ©
Stanley Lake

3
nights
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Boise is known for trails, historic sites, parks, fun & games, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Boise River Greenbelt, get to know the resident critters at Zoo Boise, stroll around Kathryn Albertson Park, and pause for some photo ops at Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Boise vacation maker site .

You can drive from Stanley to Boise in 3 hours. Traveling from Stanley in September, you will find days in Boise are somewhat warmer (79°F), and nights are much hotter (54°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Fun & Games Trails

Side Trip

Nampa
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Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape

3
nights
Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coeur d'Alene: Northern Pacific Depot (in Wallace) and Silverwood Theme Park (in Athol). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Coeur d'Alene Lake, stroll through Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail, walk around Coeur d'Alene City Park and Independence Point, and get a taste of life in the country at Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Coeur d'Alene trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Boise to Coeur d'Alene in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Boise to Coeur d'Alene due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Boise in September, with highs in Coeur d'Alene at 72°F and lows at 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Northern Pacific Depot, Silverwood Theme Park, Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail
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Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Silverwood Theme Park ©
Silverwood Theme Park
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch ©
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch

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