6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Sacramento
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Little Rock
— 2 nights
bus + taxi:  4​h
2
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Fayetteville
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Sacramento

2
nights
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
On the 9th (Mon), browse the exhibits of Old State House Museum, see the interesting displays at Heifer Village (Heifer International), then get a sense of history and politics at Arkansas State Capitol, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Pinnacle Mountain State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Arkansas Arts Center, get curious at Museum Of Discovery, don't miss a visit to Junction Bridge, then examine the collection at Esse Purse Museum, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Rock Town Distillery.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Little Rock trip itinerary tool .

Sacramento to Little Rock is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sacramento to Little Rock is 2 hours. Traveling from Sacramento in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 66°F in Little Rock. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Little Rock

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Old State House Museum ©
Old State House Museum
Pinnacle Mountain State Park ©
Pinnacle Mountain State Park
Heifer Village (Heifer International) ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, then witness the site of a historic battle at Pea Ridge National Military Park, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Spring Heritage Center. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lake Leatherwood, look for gifts at Fresh Harvest Tasting Room - Eureka Springs, get a taste of the local shopping with Cosmic Cavern, then take in the exciting artwork at Quicksilver Gallery, and finally stroll around Basin Spring Park.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Eureka Springs road trip planning site .

Do a combination of bus and taxi from Little Rock to Eureka Springs in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Little Rock in September, you will find days in Eureka Springs are little chillier (82°F), and nights are about the same (62°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Cosmic Cavern, Pea Ridge National Military Park, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, The Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens
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Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
Pea Ridge National Military Park ©
Pea Ridge National Military Park

1
night
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is the third-largest city in Arkansas and county seat of Washington County. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get curious at Scott Family Amazeum, then admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at Devil's Den State Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fayetteville trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Fayetteville takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Eureka Springs in September, Fayetteville is little chillier at night with lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Bentonville, Devil's Den State Park
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Scott Family Amazeum ©
Scott Family Amazeum

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