8 days in Idaho Itinerary

8 days in Idaho Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seattle
Fly:  3 h 45 min
1
Boise
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Twin Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Arco
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Stanley
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6 h 15 min
5
Coeur d'Alene
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
End: Seattle

2
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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Boise River Greenbelt, have some family-friendly fun at Boise Escape, ponder the world of politics at Idaho State Capitol Building, and take in nature's colorful creations at Idaho Botanical Garden.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Boise trip planner.

Seattle to Boise is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Seattle in March, Boise is a bit cooler at night with lows of 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Labyrinth Escape Games, Cinder Wines
Highlights from your plan
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
Labyrinth Escape Games ©
Labyrinth Escape Games
Boise Escape ©
Boise Escape

1
night
Twin Falls

Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): trek along Snake River Canyon Trail, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Shoshone Falls, and then take in the views from Perrine Bridge.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Twin Falls trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Boise to Twin Falls in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. March in Twin Falls sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Arco.

Things to do in Twin Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Shoshone Falls ©
Shoshone Falls
Perrine Bridge ©
Perrine Bridge
Snake River Canyon Trail ©
Snake River Canyon Trail

1
night
Arco

Arco ©
Arco is a city in Butte County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Craters of the Moon National Monument, thenwalk around Bottolfsen Park, thensee the interesting displays at Lost Rivers Museum, and finally examine the collection at EBR-1.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Arco day trip planner.

Getting from Twin Falls to Arco by car takes about 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Twin Falls in March: high temperatures in Arco hover around 46°F and lows are around 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Stanley.

Things to do in Arco

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Lost Rivers Museum
Highlights from your plan
Craters of the Moon National Monument ©
Craters of the Moon National Monument
EBR-1 ©
EBR-1
Lost Rivers Museum ©
Lost Rivers Museum

1
night
Stanley

Stanley is a town in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the activities along Stanley Lake, thentake an in-depth tour of Stanley Museum, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Stanley trip planning tool.

You can drive from Arco to Stanley in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Arco in April, expect Stanley to be slightly colder, temps between 49°F and 21°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Stanley

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Stanley Museum ©
Stanley Museum
Stanley Lake ©
Stanley Lake

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 3rd (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Coeur d'Alene Lake, thenstop by KnitKnit, thenget a taste of life in the country at Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch, and finally identify plant and animal life at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Q'emiln Park and then cool off at Silverwood Theme Park.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Coeur d'Alene road trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Stanley to Coeur d'Alene with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stanley to Coeur d'Alene. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Stanley in April, with highs in Coeur d'Alene at 57°F and lows at 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Q'emiln Park, Silverwood Theme Park
Highlights from your plan
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch ©
Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch
Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails ©
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails

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