So Much, So Close
Boise is the kind of destination that travelers return to over and over. They come for the breathtaking scenery, restaurants, and museums – as well as some of the Northwest’s best breweries, festivals, and outdoor adventures. The City of Trees boasts a walkable and friendly downtown where visitors can stroll to more than 80 shops, 100 restaurants and a number of microbreweries and lively nightlife venues. The picturesque foothills, downtown parks, sparkling waters of the Boise River, and lively atmosphere of 8th Street and the Basque Block all add to Boise’s vibrant culture. In fact, the Huffington Post rated Boise one of the Best Under-The- Radar Destinations of 2015.
You’ll find yourself in the heart of Boise just seven minutes from the airport, which features direct air service from 20 cities. There are a variety of entertainment options from museums, art galleries, historical walking tours, live music, and sports, as well as adventurous recreational activities like whitewater rafting, mountain biking, and skiing within 16 miles of Downtown.
Many who journey here find Boise to be the perfect combination of outdoor and urban lifestyle – large enough to satisfy all your cravings for the big city, but small enough to go out, explore and be back in time for dinner. If you’re seeking a vibrant city with renowned museums, various outdoor activities, shopping opportunities, and outstanding restaurants, Boise is calling your name.