4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
1
Eureka Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mountain View
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Hot Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Dallas

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel and then identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Eureka Springs trip builder site .

Dallas to Eureka Springs is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Dallas in May; daily highs in Eureka Springs reach 74°F and lows reach 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel

1
night
Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, immerse yourself in nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Mountain View trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Mountain View takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks Nature Nightlife

Side Trip

Blanchard Springs Caverns
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Blanchard Springs Caverns ©
Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ozark Folk Center State Park ©
Ozark Folk Center State Park

2
nights
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 26th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Anthony Chapel, admire the natural beauty at Garvan Woodland Gardens, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then get your game on at 4D Adventure, and finally stop by Bathhouse Soapery. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Hot Springs Mountain Tower, get all the information you need at Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hot Springs online trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Mountain View to Hot Springs in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Hot Springs are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks Adventure Tours
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Spas
Zipline
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens

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