City Center, 8.11 mi
2610 E. Freeway Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
The city of Boise is located on the Boise River and is the capital of Idaho. Also known as the Treasure Valley, the Boise Metropolitan Area is home to 40 percent of Idaho's residents. It features a rise of mountains to the northeast known as The Foothills, and the Owyhee Mountains lie to the southeast. The area was originally settled due to its rich gold mines, and today it is a popular skiing destination.
Take a leisurely, tree-lined stroll through the heart of the city along the Boise River Greenbelt and experience picturesque views, or marvel at the contemporary art exhibits at the Boise Art Museum. For winter sports buffs, Bogus Basin Ski Area is only 18.4 miles away. The kids will love to visit the Zoo, the Aquarium, and the Discovery Center. With all the beautiful parks, terrific museums and unique attractions, there are countless exciting things to do in the vibrant city of Boise.
Boise offers dozens of lodging possibilities to choose from, and several hotels feature exclusive Park and Fly packages for guests who fly out of Boise's Airport. Whether you're looking for a hotel where Fido can come along or a place on the water, you can find your perfect vacation spot in Boise.
Boise Airport is served by several airlines, including Delta, Frontier and Southwest, and is just 4 miles from the city center. The airport is home to most major car rental agencies, or you can pick-up your hotel's shuttle curbside. Like most large cities, Boise has plenty of taxis as well as public transportation.