18 days in Idaho Itinerary

18 days in Idaho Itinerary

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Start: Kathmandu
Fly:  29 h
1
Boise
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Twin Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Ketchum
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Idaho Falls
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6 h 30 min
5
Coeur d'Alene
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  30 h
End: Kathmandu

3
nights
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
When in Boise, make a side trip to see Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History in Caldwell, approximately Caldwell away. There's much more to do: trek along Boise River Greenbelt, test your problem-solving skills at Boise Escape, look for all kinds of wild species at World Center For Birds of Prey, and get your game on at Labyrinth Escape Games.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Boise tour itinerary maker tool.

Kathmandu, Nepal to Boise is an approximately 27- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Nepal Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -12.8 hour difference. While traveling from Kathmandu, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Boise, ranging from highs of 2°C to lows of -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Labyrinth Escape Games, Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History, Cinder Wines
Highlights from your plan
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Idaho State Capitol Building ©
Idaho State Capitol Building

2
nights
Twin Falls

Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): snap pictures at Perrine Bridge, then admire the sheer force of Shoshone Falls, and then stroll through Snake River Canyon Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Minidoka Internment, then head off the coast to Ritter Island State Park, and then take in the natural beauty of Miracle Hot Springs.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Twin Falls trip app.

You can drive from Boise to Twin Falls in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. December in Twin Falls sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ketchum.

Things to do in Twin Falls

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Ritter Island State Park, Minidoka Internment, Miracle Hot Springs
Highlights from your plan
Shoshone Falls ©
Shoshone Falls
Perrine Bridge ©
Perrine Bridge
Miracle Hot Springs ©
Miracle Hot Springs

2
nights
Ketchum

Ketchum ©
Ketchum is a city in Blaine County, Idaho, United States, in the central part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): look for gifts at Lizzy's Fresh Coffee and then take a peaceful walk through Sawtooth Wilderness Area. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Sun Valley Resort, take in the awesome beauty at Bald Mountain, and then take in the awesome beauty at Galena Summit.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ketchum online travel route builder.

You can drive from Twin Falls to Ketchum in 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Twin Falls in December, with highs in Ketchum at 0°C and lows at -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in Ketchum

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Sun Valley, Galena Summit
Highlights from your plan
Sun Valley Resort ©
Sun Valley Resort
Bald Mountain ©
Bald Mountain
Galena Summit ©
Galena Summit

3
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. Explore Idaho Falls' surroundings by going to Craters of the Moon National Monument (in Arco), Pocatello (Poky Popcorn Shop, Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Museum, &more) and Yellowstone Bear World (in Rexburg). The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Lava Hot Springs, glide through natural beauty at Baker Ranch, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Idaho, and don't miss a visit to Snake River Greenbelt.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Idaho Falls travel planner.

Traveling by car from Ketchum to Idaho Falls takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Pocatello, Lava Hot Springs, Craters of the Moon National Monument, Fort Hall Casino, Yellowstone Bear World
Highlights from your plan
Craters of the Moon National Monument ©
Craters of the Moon National Monument
Lava Hot Springs ©
Lava Hot Springs
Museum of Idaho ©
Museum of Idaho

4
nights
Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Explore Coeur d'Alene's surroundings by going to Lookout Pass (in Wallace), Silverwood Theme Park (in Athol) and Schweitzer Mountain Resort (in Sandpoint). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Coeur d'Alene Lake, stroll around Coeur d'Alene City Park and Independence Point, explore the landscape on two wheels at North Idaho Centennial Trail, and identify plant and animal life at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Coeur d'Alene journey planner.

Explore your travel options from Idaho Falls to Coeur d'Alene with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Idaho Falls to Coeur d'Alene due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Idaho Falls in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Coeur d'Alene, with lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trips

Arboretum & Botanical Garden, Lookout Pass, Silverwood Theme Park, Schweitzer Mountain Resort
Highlights from your plan
Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch ©
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch
Schweitzer Mountain Resort ©
Schweitzer Mountain Resort

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