3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Hot Springs
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Eureka Springs
— 1 night
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ouachita National Forest. On the next day, hike along Grand Promenade, then immerse yourself in nature at Lake Catherine State Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Anthony Chapel.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs travel planner.

Dallas to Hot Springs is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Dallas in September, plan for little chillier nights in Hot Springs, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
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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.
On the 6th (Sun), Head underground at Onyx Cave Park, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cosmic Cavern, then identify plant and animal life at Blue Spring Heritage Center, and finally stroll around Basin Spring Park.

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You can drive from Hot Springs to Eureka Springs in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Hot Springs in September, you will find days in Eureka Springs are little chillier (82°F), and nights are about the same (62°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping

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