7 days in Idaho Itinerary

7 days in Idaho Itinerary

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7 days in Idaho Itinerary

Start: Reno
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Boise
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Ketchum
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Stanley
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Coeur d'Alene
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Reno

1
night
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Idaho State Capitol Building and then get your game on at Boise Escape. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Marianne Williams Park, hike along Boise River Greenbelt, and then identify plant and animal life at Hulls Gulch Nature Trail.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Boise trip itinerary website .

Reno to Boise is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September in Boise, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Ketchum.

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Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape
Idaho State Capitol Building ©
Idaho State Capitol Building
Marianne Williams Park ©
Marianne Williams Park

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 14th (Sat): grab your bike and head to Wood River Trail and then take a peaceful walk through Sawtooth Wilderness Area. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Fly Sun Valley, then see the interesting displays at Wood River Valley Ore Wagon Museum, then stroll the grounds of Ketchum Cemetery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Fisher Creek Trail.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ketchum trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Boise to Ketchum takes 3 hours. In September, Ketchum is a bit cooler than Boise - with highs of 69°F and lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Stanley.

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Wood River Trail
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Fly Sun Valley ©
Fly Sun Valley
Ketchum Cemetery ©
Ketchum Cemetery
Wood River Valley Ore Wagon Museum ©

1
night
Stanley

Stanley is a town in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Stanley Lake, then take an in-depth tour of Stanley Museum, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Stanley holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Ketchum to Stanley takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Ketchum in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Stanley, with lows around 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Coeur d'Alene.

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River Rafting & Tubing
Stanley Lake ©
Stanley Lake
Stanley Museum ©
Stanley Museum

2
nights
Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): stroll through North Idaho Centennial Trail, get a taste of life in the country at Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch, and then trek along Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): walk around Coeur d'Alene City Park and Independence Point and then contemplate the waterfront views at Coeur d'Alene Lake.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Coeur d'Alene day trip planning site .

You can drive from Stanley to Coeur d'Alene in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Stanley to Coeur d'Alene, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stanley in September, Coeur d'Alene is a bit warmer at night with lows of 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

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Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch ©
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch

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