12 days in Arkansas Itinerary

12 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Eureka Springs
— 3 nights
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Harrison
— 2 nights
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Mountain View
— 1 night
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Hot Springs
— 4 nights
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Morrilton
— 1 night

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Eureka Springs

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.
Visit Thorncrown Chapel and St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge and Beaver Lake. Venture out of the city with trips to Pea Ridge National Military Park (in Garfield), Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel (in Bella Vista) and Bentonville (Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The Walmart Museum, &more). There's more to do: pause for some photo ops at Christ of the Ozarks.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Eureka Springs trip planner.

Detroit to Eureka Springs is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Detroit to Eureka Springs due to the time zone difference. In July in Eureka Springs, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Harrison.

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Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

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Harrison

Harrison ©
Harrison is a city in Boone County, Arkansas, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Spring Street Arts and then explore the striking landscape of Buffalo National River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): trek along Hawk's Bill Crag / Whitaker's Point Trailhead and then hike along Indian creek Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Harrison vacation maker tool.

Drive from Eureka Springs to Harrison in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Harrison can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Mountain View.

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Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. On the 26th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, then Head underground at Blanchard Springs Caverns, then snap pictures at Swinging Bridge, and finally stroll around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Mountain View trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Harrison to Mountain View takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Hot Springs.

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Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

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Religious Site
St. Mary's Catholic Church
4.8

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Hot Springs

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.
Popular historic sites such as Fordyce Bathhouse and Bathhouse Row are in your itinerary. Get outdoors at Zipline and Dapper & Debonaire. Venture out of the city with trips to Little Rock (Pinnacle Mountain State Park, Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, deepen your understanding at Garland County Library, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hot Springs holiday builder.

Getting from Mountain View to Hot Springs by car takes about 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Hot Springs are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Morrilton.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Must see
Anthony Chapel
4.8
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Historic Site
Fordyce Bathhouse
4.7

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Morrilton

Morrilton ©
Morrilton is a city in Conway County, Arkansas, United States, less than northwest of Little Rock. On the 31st (Fri), pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Arkansas Peddlers Antique Mall, then stroll through Seven Hollows Trail, and then stroll through Petit Jean State Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Morrilton driving holiday site.

Drive from Hot Springs to Morrilton in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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