11 days in Arkansas Itinerary

11 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Arkansas tour builder

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Drive
1
Murfreesboro
— 1 day
Drive
2
Hot Springs
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Mountain View
— 1 night
Drive
4
Eureka Springs
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19

1
day
Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Greeson, then look for gifts at Hawkins General Store, and then stroll through Crater of Diamonds State Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Murfreesboro trip builder site.

Dallas to Murfreesboro is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Dallas in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 62°F in Murfreesboro. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Hawkins General Store ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Hawkins General Store
4.0

4
nights
Hot Springs

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Change things up with these side-trips from Hot Springs: Little Rock (Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, William J. Clinton Presidential Library, &more). The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, try to win big at Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower, and get to know the fascinating history of Bathhouse Row.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hot Springs vacation planning app.

Drive from Murfreesboro to Hot Springs in 1.5 hours. September in Hot Springs sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 66°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Spas

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Spas
4.1
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Historic Site
Fordyce Bathhouse
4.7

1
night
Mountain View

Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): snap pictures at Swinging Bridge, explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, then admire the majestic nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, and finally walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mountain View trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hot Springs to Mountain View in 3 hours. Traveling from Hot Springs in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Mountain View, with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Nightlife · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

3
nights
Eureka Springs

Little Switzerland of America

Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Eureka Springs is known for historic sites, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, step into the grandiose world of Quigley's Castle, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room 13.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Eureka Springs holiday website.

Traveling by car from Mountain View to Eureka Springs takes 3 hours. September in Eureka Springs sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Must see
Thorncrown Chapel
4.7

2
nights
Fayetteville

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): don't miss a visit to The Buckyball, explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange, then get engrossed in the history at The Walmart Museum, and finally stroll around Bentonville Town Square. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tanyard Creek Nature Trail, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Native American History, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Fayetteville route maker app.

Drive from Eureka Springs to Fayetteville in 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Eureka Springs in September since evenings lows in Fayetteville dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Museums · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Similar trips

15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 15 days in Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, outdoors, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 3 days in Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Arkansas & Oklahoma BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Alabama, Mississippi & Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: February, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in Arkansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular sights Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more trips