4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Bentonville
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Little Rock
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Hot Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Kansas City

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Bentonville

Bentonville ©
Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
On the 28th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at The Walmart Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of Native American History, and then admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bentonville trip planner .

Kansas City to Bentonville is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of flight and taxi. March in Bentonville sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Little Rock.

Things to do in Bentonville

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum
Museum of Native American History ©
Museum of Native American History

1
night
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the striking features of William J. Clinton Presidential Library, then stroll through Big Dam Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Little Rock Central High School, and finally ponder the world of politics at Arkansas State Capitol.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Little Rock trip planner.

Getting from Bentonville to Little Rock by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of car and bus. In March in Little Rock, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Little Rock

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
William J. Clinton Presidential Library ©
Little Rock Central High School ©
Little Rock Central High School
Big Dam Bridge ©
Big Dam Bridge

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery, then steep yourself in history at Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), then admire the landmark architecture of Anthony Chapel, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain, then take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hot Springs trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Little Rock to Hot Springs in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in March, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens
Spas & Wellness
Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center) ©
Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center)

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