12 days in Arkansas Itinerary

12 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Harrison
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Mountain View
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Hot Springs
— 4 nights
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Murfreesboro
— 1 night
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Eureka Springs
— 4 nights

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Harrison

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Harrison is a city in Boone County, Arkansas, United States. On the 6th (Mon), trek along Lost Valley Trail and then trek along Hawk's Bill Crag / Whitaker's Point Trailhead. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Spring Street Arts and then explore the striking landscape of Buffalo National River.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Harrison road trip planning site.

Springfield to Harrison is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In July in Harrison, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mountain View.

Things to do in Harrison

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, then enjoy some music at Ozark Folk Center State Park, then Head underground at Blanchard Springs Caverns, and finally take in the views from Swinging Bridge.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mountain View trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Harrison to Mountain View by car takes about 2 hours. July in Mountain View sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Nightlife · Museums

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Hot Springs side-trips: Petit Jean State Park (in Morrilton) and Little Rock (Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument, Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, &more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fordyce Bathhouse, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and admire the landmark architecture of Anthony Chapel.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Hot Springs online holiday planner.

Drive from Mountain View to Hot Springs in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Hot Springs can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Murfreesboro.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

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Spas
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Fordyce Bathhouse
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Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for gifts at Hawkins General Store, immerse yourself in nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park, then have some family-friendly fun at Dino Dig, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Greeson.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Murfreesboro tour planner.

Traveling by car from Hot Springs to Murfreesboro takes 1.5 hours. July in Murfreesboro sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 70°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Shopping
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Dino Dig
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Hawkins General Store
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Eureka Springs

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Eureka Springs: Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel (in Bella Vista), Bentonville (Bentonville Town Square, The Walmart Museum, &more) and Clinton House Museum (in Fayetteville). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, pause for some photo ops at Christ of the Ozarks, look for all kinds of wild species at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and wander the streets of Eureka Springs Historical Downtown.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Eureka Springs trip maker app.

You can drive from Murfreesboro to Eureka Springs in 5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Eureka Springs can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

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