3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Hot Springs
— 1 day
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Eureka Springs
— 2 nights

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Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©
Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get advice or help at Fordyce Bathhouse, look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Hot Springs trip builder website.

If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major aiports are Bill & Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field, Fort Smith Regional Airport and Monroe Regional Airport. In July in Hot Springs, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks Spas Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Spas

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nights
Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs ©
Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
On the 9th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, thenidentify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and then pause for some photo ops at Christ of the Ozarks. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, take in the exciting artwork at The Birdcage, thenadmire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, thentake an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, and finally stroll around Bentonville Town Square.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Eureka Springs online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Hot Springs to Eureka Springs takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Hot Springs in July, plan for little chillier days in Eureka Springs, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Bentonville
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

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