8 days in Idaho Itinerary

8 days in Idaho Itinerary

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8 days in Idaho Itinerary

Start: Tucson
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Idaho Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Arco
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
3
Coeur d'Alene
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Boise
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  5​h 45​min
End: Tucson

1
night
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 23rd (Sun), make a trip to Snake River Greenbelt.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Idaho Falls visit planner.

Tucson to Idaho Falls is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Tucson in June, expect Idaho Falls to be cooler, temps between 81°F and 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Arco.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Yellowstone Bear World, Idaho Potato Museum
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Idaho Potato Museum ©
Idaho Potato Museum
Yellowstone Bear World ©
Yellowstone Bear World
Museum of Idaho ©
Museum of Idaho

1
night
Arco

Arco ©
Arco is a city in Butte County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Lost Rivers Museum, stroll around Bottolfsen Park, then examine the collection at EBR-1, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Craters of the Moon National Monument.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Arco road trip planning website .

Getting from Idaho Falls to Arco by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Idaho Falls in June: highs in Arco hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Arco

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Lost Rivers Museum
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Bottolfsen Park ©
Bottolfsen Park
EBR-1 ©
EBR-1
Lost Rivers Museum ©
Lost Rivers 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. Visiting Coeur d'Alene Lake and Sandpoint City Beach will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Coeur d'Alene side-trips: Silverwood Theme Park (in Athol) and Circling Raven Golf Club (in Worley). There's more to do: play a few rounds at Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course and shop like a local with The Art Spirit Gallery.

To plan Coeur d'Alene vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Arco to Coeur d'Alene takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Arco to Coeur d'Alene is minus 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Coeur d'Alene can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Outdoors Theme Parks Golf

Side Trips

Silverwood Theme Park, Circling Raven Golf Club, Sandpoint City Beach
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Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Silverwood Theme Park ©
Silverwood Theme Park
Circling Raven Golf Club ©
Circling Raven Golf Club

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): stop by Boise Farmers Market, examine the collection at Basque Museum & Cultural Center, then contemplate the long history of Old Idaho Penitentiary, and finally stroll through Boise River Greenbelt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at World Center For Birds of Prey, examine the collection at Warhawk Air Museum, and then engage your brain at Discovery Center of Idaho.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Boise holiday tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Coeur d'Alene to Boise takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Coeur d'Alene in June: high temperatures in Boise hover around 85°F and lows are around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boise

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Warhawk Air Museum
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Old Idaho Penitentiary ©
Old Idaho Penitentiary
Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
World Center For Birds of Prey ©
World Center For Birds of Prey

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