8 days in Idaho Itinerary

8 days in Idaho Itinerary

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Coeur d'Alene
— 1 night
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Lewiston
— 1 night
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Boise
— 2 nights
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Twin Falls
— 1 night
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Arco
— 1 night
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Idaho Falls
— 1 night
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Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. On the 11th (Fri), kick your exploration up a notch at Timberline Adventures and then explore the activities along Coeur d'Alene Lake. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails, stop by KnitKnit, then wander the wide-open spaces of Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch, then contemplate the long history of Treaty Rock Park, and finally test your team's savvy at 59:Escape Room Adventures.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Coeur d'Alene trip builder.

Denver to Coeur d'Alene is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Denver in September; daily highs in Coeur d'Alene reach 72°F and lows reach 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lewiston.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

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Lewiston

Lewiston is a city in north central Idaho and the county seat of Nez Perce County. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): examine the collection at Lewis and Clark Discovery Center and then take a tour by water with Snake River Adventures.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Lewiston holiday planner.

Getting from Coeur d'Alene to Lewiston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Coeur d'Alene in September, expect Lewiston to be a bit warmer, temps between 79°F and 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Boise.

Things to do in Lewiston

Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Boise

City of Trees

From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 14th (Mon), pause for some photo ops at Idaho State Capitol Building, hike along Boise River Greenbelt, and then steep yourself in history at Old Idaho Penitentiary. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Idaho Botanical Garden, stop by Cinder Wines, then look for all kinds of wild species at World Center For Birds of Prey, and finally pause for some photo ops at Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Boise tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lewiston to Boise. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in Boise are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Boise

Parks · Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Historic Site
Old Idaho Penitentiary
4.7
Idaho State Capitol Building ©
Government Building
Idaho State Capitol Building
4.6

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Twin Falls

Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. On the 16th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Snake River Canyon Trail, snap pictures at Perrine Bridge, and then admire the sheer force of Shoshone Falls.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Twin Falls trip planner.

Drive from Boise to Twin Falls in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in September, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Arco.

Things to do in Twin Falls

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Shoshone Falls ©
Must see
Shoshone Falls
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Perrine Bridge ©
Bridge
Perrine Bridge
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Arco

Arco is a city in Butte County, Idaho, United States. On the 17th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Craters of the Moon National Monument, walk around Bottolfsen Park, then examine the collection at Lost Rivers Museum, and finally examine the collection at EBR-1.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Arco day trip planner.

Drive from Twin Falls to Arco in 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Twin Falls in September; daily highs in Arco reach 69°F and lows reach 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in Arco

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Nature

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Lost Rivers Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Lost Rivers Museum
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EBR-1 ©
Specialty Museum
EBR-1
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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 18th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Idaho Falls River Walk, don't miss a visit to Snake River Greenbelt, then get to know the resident critters at Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park, and finally learn more about the world around you at Museum of Idaho.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Idaho Falls driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Arco to Idaho Falls takes 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Arco in September: highs in Idaho Falls hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature · Museums
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Museum of Idaho ©
Natural History Museum
Museum of Idaho
4.4

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