The city originally sprung to life during the gold rush in the 1800s. In a city like Boise, you can catch a trout in the afternoon and a ballet in the evening. The vibrant city offers activities and attractions that make it easy to plan several adventure-packed days.
Must Do: Go for a hike in the Boise National Forest park. Must Eat: Grab dinner in the family-friendly Bardenay restaurant and distillery.
Must Shop: Head to 8th Street in downtown for shopping at the 8th Street Marketplace and Capitol City Public Market.
Must Stay: Stay at the Boise Guest House, actually a collection of three different historic cottages and bungalows in the North End.