10 days in Idaho Itinerary

10 days in Idaho Itinerary

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Coeur d'Alene
— 2 nights
2
Salmon
— 1 night
3
Stanley
— 2 nights
4
Boise
— 2 nights
5
Twin Falls
— 1 night
6
Arco
— 1 night

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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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the wide-open spaces of Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch, look for gifts at KnitKnit, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails, and finally explore the activities along Coeur d'Alene Lake.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Coeur d'Alene day trip planning app.

Yellowstone National Park to Coeur d'Alene is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In August, Coeur d'Alene is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Salmon.

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Theme Parks Parks Nature

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Silverwood Theme Park
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Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
Silverwood Theme Park ©
Silverwood Theme Park
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails ©
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails

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Salmon

Salmon is a city in Lemhi County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Sacajawea Interpretive, Cultural and Education Center, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and then cruise along Salmon River Scenic Byway.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Salmon road trip tool.

Drive from Coeur d'Alene to Salmon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Salmon when traveling from Coeur d'Alene in August, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Stanley.

Things to do in Salmon

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing

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Stanley

Stanley is a town in Custer County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the activities along Redfish Lake, get engrossed in the history at Stanley Museum, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Yankee Fork Gold Dredge and then explore the activities along Stanley Lake.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Stanley day trip planner.

Getting from Salmon to Stanley by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Salmon in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Stanley. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Stanley

Tours Parks Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Redfish Lake ©
Redfish Lake
Stanley Lake ©
Stanley Lake

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): examine the collection at Basque Museum & Cultural Center, trek along Boise River Greenbelt, and then contemplate the long history of Old Idaho Penitentiary. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Idaho State Capitol Building, look for all kinds of wild species at World Center For Birds of Prey, thenlook for gifts at Cravin's Candy Emporium, and finally walk around Barber Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Boise driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Stanley to Boise takes 3 hours. When traveling from Stanley in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Boise, with highs around °F, while nights are much warmer with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Twin Falls.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Trails Historic Sites
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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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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 22nd (Sat): snap pictures at Perrine Bridge, admire the sheer force of Shoshone Falls, and then hike along Snake River Canyon Trail.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Twin Falls trip builder app.

You can drive from Boise to Twin Falls in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August, daily temperatures in Twin Falls can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Arco.

Things to do in Twin Falls

Parks Trails Nature
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Shoshone Falls ©
Shoshone Falls
Perrine Bridge ©
Perrine Bridge
Snake River Canyon Trail ©
Snake River Canyon Trail

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Arco

Arco ©
Arco is a city in Butte County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Craters of the Moon National Monument, stroll around Bottolfsen Park, and then see the interesting displays at EBR-1.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Arco day trip planner.

You can drive from Twin Falls to Arco in 2 hours. In August, Arco is a bit cooler than Twin Falls - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arco

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Craters of the Moon National Monument ©
Craters of the Moon National Monument
EBR-1 ©
EBR-1
Bottolfsen Park ©
Bottolfsen Park

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