4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Oklahoma City
Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Hot Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Oklahoma City

2
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.
Appreciate the collections at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Quicksilver Gallery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Thorncrown Chapel and St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church. Explore Eureka Springs' surroundings by going to The Walmart Museum (in Bentonville) and Cosmic Cavern (in Berryville). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, take in the exciting artwork at Zarks Fine Design Gallery, stop by Fresh Harvest Tasting Room - Eureka Springs, and explore the activities along Beaver Lake.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Eureka Springs travel planner.

Oklahoma City to Eureka Springs is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Oklahoma City in May, you will find days in Eureka Springs are a bit cooler (74°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Bentonville, Cosmic Cavern
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

1
night
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 27th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then admire the landmark architecture of Anthony Chapel, then contemplate the long history of Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hot Springs online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Hot Springs takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in May, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites Spas Parks
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse Vistor Center ©
Fordyce Bathhouse Vistor Center
Spas

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