5 days in Arkansas Itinerary

5 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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5 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Little Rock
Drive:  1​h
1
Hot Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Siloam Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Fayetteville
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
taxi + bus:  4​h
End: Little Rock

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hot Springs Bathhouse Dinner Theatre, The Maxwell Blade Theatre of Magic and Zipline. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Lake Catherine State Park, take a memorable tour with Tours, then admire the landmark architecture of Anthony Chapel, then take in a show at The Maxwell Blade Theatre of Magic, and finally take in a show at Hot Springs Bathhouse Dinner Theatre.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Hot Springs road trip planning tool .

Little Rock to Hot Springs is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. July in Hot Springs sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Siloam Springs.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Nightlife Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Lake Catherine State Park ©
Lake Catherine State Park
Hot Springs Bathhouse Dinner Theatre ©

1
night
Siloam Springs

Siloam Springs ©
Siloam Springs is a city in Benton County, Arkansas, United States. Siloam Springs Kayak Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): stroll around Siloam Springs Kayak Park, admire the majestic nature at Natural Falls State Park, take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, then explore the world behind art at 21c Museum, and finally trek along Tanyard Creek Nature Trail.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Siloam Springs trip builder tool .

Getting from Hot Springs to Siloam Springs by car takes about 4 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Siloam Springs

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Bella Vista, Bentonville, Natural Falls State Park
Highlights from your plan
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
Tanyard Creek Nature Trail ©
Tanyard Creek Nature Trail
Natural Falls State Park ©
Natural Falls State Park

1
day
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is the third-largest city in Arkansas and county seat of Washington County. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Botanical Garden of the Ozarks. On the 29th (Mon), take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Native American History, immerse yourself in nature at Devil's Den State Park, then explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Pea Ridge National Military Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Fayetteville online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Siloam Springs to Fayetteville by car takes about an hour. In July, daytime highs in Fayetteville are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Bentonville, Pea Ridge National Military Park, Devil's Den State Park
Highlights from your plan
Pea Ridge National Military Park ©
Pea Ridge National Military Park
Devil's Den State Park ©
Devil's Den State Park

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): take a stroll through Eureka Springs Historical Downtown, walk around Basin Spring Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Leatherwood, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Spring Heritage Center.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Eureka Springs online trip builder .

You can drive from Fayetteville to Eureka Springs in 1.5 hours. July in Eureka Springs sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Lake Leatherwood ©
Lake Leatherwood
Basin Spring Park ©
Basin Spring Park

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