The Sun Valley area, located in Central Idaho, is internationally famous for its world-class summer and winter recreation and cultural attractions and it is full of charming yet sophisticated shops, restaurants, galleries, theaters, and attractions. It’s the perfect combination of urban chic and small town life on the edge of the great outdoors.
Sun Valley offers the ultimate in accommodation varieties. Whether you're looking for world-class lodging with a European ambiance, a classic vacation rental for you and a group of friends or a kid-friendly hotel with a great pool, take your pick. Sun Valley's lodging choices are diverse in both property options and price. Our Destination Experts can customize vacation packages to include lodging, airfare, car rental, lift tickets and additional activities to create your perfect Sun Valley vacation.
Sun Valley has a lively arts community offering a variety of opportunities through over thirty presenting organizations. Local, regional and nationally known artists are represented through gallery exhibitions, concerts, theater productions, dance productions, film festivals, lectures, opera and symphonic performances.
Most people associate Sun Valley recreation with World Class skiing, but not every Sun Valley recreational activity requires a lift ticket. The surrounding area supplies visitors with an endless variety of spectacular scenery and sporting diversions. In Sun Valley, you're only limited by your imagination.
Cross-country ski the Harriman Trail, the staging area for the Boulder Mountain Tour, one of the nation's pre-eminent cross country ski races. Or strap on some snowshoes for a moonlit walk and dinner at one of Galena Lodge’s full moon dinner nights. Take the family on a heli-skiing adventure in the magnificent Sawtooth Mountain range. Or turn a few circles at the legendary Sun Valley Ice Rink, where you might rub shoulders with Olympic skaters. There are endless opportunities and locations to go hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, white water rafting or land your first 18" Rainbow Trout on the Big Wood River. Book a trip with friends for a guided backcountry ski tour where you’ll overnight in cozy Mongolian-style yurts. The possibilities are endless. With so much to occupy your time, a return trip to Sun Valley Idaho will definitely be in order.