6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Bentonville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Jasper
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Hot Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Birmingham

1
night
Bentonville

Bentonville
Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
The Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, see the interesting displays at The Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the history at Pea Ridge National Military Park, then admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and then stroll around Bentonville Town Square.

Before you visit Bentonville, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Birmingham to Bentonville is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Birmingham in May, expect nights in Bentonville to be about the same, around 56°F, while days are slightly colder, around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Bentonville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Pea Ridge National Military Park, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
Highlights from your plan
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Devil's Den State Park, Christ of the Ozarks, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks, Head underground at Cosmic Cavern, explore the galleries of Precious Moments Park, then contemplate the long history of Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, then walk around Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, and finally admire the majestic nature at Devil's Den State Park. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, walk around Bentonville Town Square, then take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, then explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and finally look for gifts at Soap Stop & Body Shop.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Eureka Springs day trip website .

You can drive from Bentonville to Eureka Springs in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Jasper.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bentonville, Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Precious Moments Park, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, Dogwood Canyon Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum

1
night
Jasper

Jasper ©
Jasper is a city in Newton County, Arkansas, United States. Arkansas Grand Canyon has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): make a trip to Spring Street Arts, then examine the collection at Emma's Museum of Junk, and then identify plant and animal life at Arkansas Grand Canyon.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jasper travel app .

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Jasper in 1.5 hours. In June in Jasper, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Jasper

Wildlife Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Arkansas Grand Canyon ©
Arkansas Grand Canyon
Emma's Museum of Junk ©
Emma's Museum of Junk
Spring Street Arts ©
Spring Street Arts

1
night
Hot Springs

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
On the 4th (Tue), get answers to all your questions at Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), stop by Bathhouse Soapery, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Hot Springs trip planner .

You can drive from Jasper to Hot Springs in 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Hot Springs are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Spas Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Spas
Fordyce Bathhouse Vistor Center ©
Fordyce Bathhouse Vistor Center
Bathhouse Soapery ©
Bathhouse Soapery

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