8 days in Idaho Itinerary

8 days in Idaho Itinerary

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Idaho Falls
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Arco
— 1 night
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Twin Falls
— 1 night
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Boise
— 3 nights
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Coeur d'Alene
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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. On the 2nd (Fri), admire the sheer force of Idaho Falls River Walk, make a trip to Snake River Greenbelt, and then learn more about the world around you at Museum of Idaho.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Idaho Falls trip planner.

Fresno to Idaho Falls is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Fresno to Idaho Falls, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Fresno in October, with highs in Idaho Falls at 61°F and lows at 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Arco.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Idaho Falls River Walk
Idaho Falls River Walk
Museum of Idaho ©
Museum of Idaho

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Arco

Arco ©
Arco is a city in Butte County, Idaho, United States. On the 3rd (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Craters of the Moon National Monument, stroll around Bottolfsen Park, then see the interesting displays at Lost Rivers Museum, and finally examine the collection at EBR-1.

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Traveling by car from Idaho Falls to Arco takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Arco are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Arco

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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Twin Falls

Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. On the 4th (Sun), snap pictures at Perrine Bridge, then admire the sheer force of Shoshone Falls, and then stroll through Snake River Canyon Trail.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Twin Falls travel route site.

Traveling by car from Arco to Twin Falls takes 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Arco in October: highs in Twin Falls hover around 65°F, while lows dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Boise.

Things to do in Twin Falls

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

3
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Boise

Boise ©

City of Trees

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: hike along Boise River Greenbelt, stop by Cinder Wines, take in nature's colorful creations at Idaho Botanical Garden, and examine the collection at Warhawk Air Museum.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Boise road trip planning website.

Drive from Twin Falls to Boise in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. October in Boise sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Boise

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
World Center For Birds of Prey ©
World Center For Birds of Prey
Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary

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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 8th (Thu): explore the activities along Coeur d'Alene Lake, then take a memorable tour with Timberline Adventures, then test your problem-solving skills at 59:Escape Room Adventures, and finally stop by KnitKnit. On the next day, wander the wide-open spaces of Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch and then look for all kinds of wild species at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Coeur d'Alene trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Boise to Coeur d'Alene takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Boise in October, you will find days in Coeur d'Alene are slightly colder (58°F), and nights are about the same (39°F). On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
59:Escape Room Adventures ©
59:Escape Room Adventures
Timberline Adventures ©
Timberline Adventures

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