4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Fayetteville
— Few hours
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Eureka Springs
— 1 night
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Hot Springs
— 2 nights

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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Fayetteville online trip planner.

New Orleans to Fayetteville is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Fayetteville, with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Museums

Side Trip

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, and finally appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Eureka Springs trip planner.

Drive from Fayetteville to Eureka Springs in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Eureka Springs are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Christ of the Ozarks ©
Christ of the Ozarks

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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.
On the 11th (Sat), gain insight at Garland County Library, then take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, and then admire the natural beauty at Anthony Chapel. Here are some ideas for day two: get advice or help at Fordyce Bathhouse, look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery, then take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hot Springs travel planner.

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Hot Springs in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens

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