6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

6 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
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Hot Springs
— 1 night
3
Little Rock
— 2 nights

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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Quicksilver Gallery and The Birdcage. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Iris at the Basin Park will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Eureka Springs: Bentonville (Museum of Native American History & The Walmart Museum). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, get a taste of the local shopping with Zarks Fine Design Gallery, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and wander the streets of Eureka Springs Historical Downtown.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Eureka Springs trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Chicago to Eureka Springs is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Bentonville
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Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Museum of Native American History ©
Museum of Native American History

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Artists' Workshop Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of Bathhouse Row, look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery, thensteep yourself in history at Fordyce Bathhouse, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Hot Springs trip planner.

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Hot Springs in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In June in Hot Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Little Rock.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites Spas Parks
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Spas
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel

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Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
On the 29th (Sat), contemplate the long history of The Old Mill, get advice or help at William J. Clinton Presidential Library, thentake a leisurely stroll along River Market District, thenmake a trip to La Petit Roche Plaza, and finally take in the exciting artwork at The Galleries at Library Square. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, examine the collection at Esse Purse Museum & Store, thenadmire the masterpieces at Arkansas Arts Center, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Old State House Museum.

Plan trip to Little Rock with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Hot Springs to Little Rock takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Little Rock

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

The Old Mill
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William J. Clinton Presidential Library ©
William J. Clinton Presidential Library
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill

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