Pack your bags and book your Boise car rental! There is a lot more to Idaho than potatoes and agriculture. National parks, one-of-a-kind museums, and recreational activities make Idaho a hot tourist destination.
The state capital and largest city in Idaho is Boise. Start your trip in the state's leading ecommerce site and work your way into the wilderness. Explore the Idaho art scene and visit the Boise Art Museum to see portfolios from:
- Local high school students
- Abstract galleries
- Ancient pottery
- Stationary and traveling art exhibits.
If you feel like stretching your legs and exploring downtown Boise, you can go on a treasure hunt to find all 45 of the public art projects displayed in the downtown area and at city hall. There are several pieces of public art on display that were created by local artists, commissioned by the city back in 2003, to create architectural designs that emphasize the importance of water stewardship, and the conservation of natural resources.
Sports enthusiasts will want to catch a college sporting event at Boise State University. Go cheer your heart out in support of the big blue Boise State Broncos, or catch a live performance at Morrison Center located on the Boise State University campus. You can purchase tickets at the box office to see ballet performances, live concerts, and university play productions for a unique, cultural experience.
Explore the great outdoors you never knew existed in the Midwest state. Begin your recreational adventures in Boise at the 22-mile Boise River Greenbelt. The beloved state park offers:
- Tree-lined walking
- Biking paths
- Running paths
Once you've walked the Greenbelt paths, head out to explore some of the best national parks in Idaho. The Nez Perce National Historic Park to learn about the Nimiipuu Native Tribes that are still living in the Nez Perce area. While you're in the area, take a hike in the 2.2-mile Nez Perce National Forest and explore a variety of natural wonders like the Salmon River, cedar forests, fisheries and timber harvests.
Drive your Idaho car rental to one of the top 10 Scenic Drives in the Northern Rockies. Book a hotel accommodation and kick back and relax after a day of hiking, whitewater rafting or skiing at the Yellowstone National Park. Aura Soma Lava Hot Springs offers guests the opportunity to soak in natural hot springs while enjoying gorgeous river and meadow views, while the Bayshore Inn is located along the shores of Waterton Lake, offering beautiful mountain backdrops.