8 days in Sun Valley, Southeast Idaho High Country & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

8 days in Sun Valley, Southeast Idaho High Country & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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Sun Valley
— 1 night
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Pocatello
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights

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Sun Valley

Sun Valley ©
Sun Valley is a resort city in Blaine County in central Idaho, in the western United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): stroll through Wood River Trail, then stroll through Fisher Creek Trail, then stroll the grounds of Ketchum Cemetery, and finally hike along Bald Mountain Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Sun Valley driving holiday planner.

Washington DC to Sun Valley is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Sun Valley is minus 2 hours. In July, Sun Valley is a bit cooler than Washington DC - with highs of 84°F and lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Pocatello.

Things to do in Sun Valley

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Ketchum, Wood River Trail
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Ketchum Cemetery ©
Ketchum Cemetery

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Pocatello

Pocatello ©
Pocatello is the county seat and largest city of Bannock County, with a small portion on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in neighboring Power County, in the southeastern part of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Fort Hall Replica, then experience rural life at Swore Farms, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Episcopal Church.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Pocatello day trip app.

You can drive from Sun Valley to Pocatello in 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sun Valley in July: highs in Pocatello hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Pocatello

Historic Sites · Museums
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Trinity Episcopal Church ©
Trinity Episcopal Church
Swore Farms ©
Swore Farms
Fort Hall Replica ©
Fort Hall Replica

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, explore and take pictures at Lamar Valley, tour the pleasant surroundings at S Rim Trail, and explore the activities along Lake Butte Overlook.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online tour planner.

Getting from Pocatello to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. In July, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than Pocatello - with highs of 73°F and lows of 39°F. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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