60 days in Arkansas Itinerary

60 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Fayetteville
— 6 nights
2
Eureka Springs
— 11 nights
3
Harrison
— 5 nights
4
Mountain View
— 5 nights
5
Morrilton
— 5 nights
6
Paris
— 5 nights
7
Murfreesboro
— 5 nights
8
Hot Springs
— 11 nights
9
West Memphis
— 6 nights

6
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Fayetteville: Bentonville (21c Museum, The Walmart Museum, &more), Drennan-Scott Historic Site (in Van Buren) and Fort Smith (Fort Smith National Historic Site & Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Fayetteville trip planner.

New York City to Fayetteville is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Fayetteville due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Fayetteville when traveling from New York City in July, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bentonville, Bella Vista, Fort Smith, Daisy Airgun Museum, Drennan-Scott Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Museum of Native American History ©
Museum of Native American History
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum

11
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 out of town with these interesting Eureka Springs side-trips: Rogers (War Eagle Mill & Hobbs State Park), Withrow Springs State Park (in Huntsville) and Cosmic Cavern (in Berryville). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, explore the activities along Lake Leatherwood, and appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Eureka Springs online tour builder.

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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Harrison.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Berryville, Rogers, Beaver Bridge - Little Golden Gate, Pea Ridge National Military Park, Withrow Springs State Park
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Christ of the Ozarks ©
Christ of the Ozarks

5
nights
Harrison

Harrison ©
Harrison is a city in Boone County, Arkansas, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Harrison side-trips: Big Spring Park (in Cotter), Bull Shoals (Papa Bill's White River Trout Guide Service, Bull Shoals Dam, &more) and Hilary Jones Wildlife Museum (in Jasper). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Buffalo National River, Head underground at Mystic Caverns, hike along Hawk's Bill Crag / Whitaker's Point Trailhead, and get outside with Ozark Moonshine Run.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Harrison online travel route builder.

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Harrison in 1.5 hours. August in Harrison sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Mountain View.

Things to do in Harrison

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bull Shoals, Jasper, Bull Shoals Lake, Big Spring Park, Hawk's Bill Crag / Whitaker's Point Trailhead
Highlights from your plan
Buffalo National River ©
Buffalo National River
Mystic Caverns ©
Mystic Caverns
Bull Shoals Dam ©
Bull Shoals Dam

5
nights
Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Venture out of the city with trips to St. Mary's Catholic Church (in Altus), Fairfield Bay Marina (in Fairfield Bay) and Natural Bridge (in Clinton). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, immerse yourself in nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, and kick back and relax at Sandy Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Mountain View trip builder.

Traveling by car from Harrison to Mountain View takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Mountain View can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Morrilton.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Heber Springs, St. Mary's Catholic Church, Sugar Loaf Mountain National Nature Trail, Blanchard Springs Caverns, Greers Ferry Lake
Highlights from your plan
Blanchard Springs Caverns ©
Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ozark Folk Center State Park ©
Ozark Folk Center State Park
Washington Street Park ©
Washington Street Park

5
nights
Morrilton

Morrilton ©
Morrilton is a city in Conway County, Arkansas, United States, less than northwest of Little Rock. Morrilton is known for nature, trails, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the majestic nature at Petit Jean State Park, do a tasting at Movie House Winery, meet the residents at Barnyard Friends Peting Zoo, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Automobiles.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Morrilton online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mountain View to Morrilton takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in August, and nighttime lows around 69°F. On the 16th (Sun), you're off to Paris.

Things to do in Morrilton

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Toad Suck, Arkansas Peddlers Antique Mall
Highlights from your plan
Petit Jean State Park ©
Petit Jean State Park
Barnyard Friends Peting Zoo ©
Barnyard Friends Peting Zoo
Museum of Automobiles ©
Museum of Automobiles

5
nights
Paris

Paris ©
Paris is a city in Logan County, Arkansas, United States, and serves as the county seat for the northern district of Logan County; its southern district counterpart is Booneville. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Piney Bay Recreation Area (in London), Cox Berry Farm & Nursery (in Clarksville) and Ozark (Pig Trail National Scenic Byway & Turner Bend Outfitters). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Mount Magazine State Park, do a tasting at Wiederkehr Wine Cellars, head outdoors with Cove Lake Recreation Area, and walk around Bell Park.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris online itinerary planner.

Drive from Morrilton to Paris in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Murfreesboro.

Things to do in Paris

Parks · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trips

Altus, Ozark, Piney Bay Recreation Area, Cox Berry Farm & Nursery, Bell Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Magazine State Park ©
Mount Magazine State Park
Turner Bend Outfitters ©
Turner Bend Outfitters
Logan County Courthouse ©
Logan County Courthouse

5
nights
Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Mena (Board Camp Crystal Mine & Queen Wilhelmina State Park), Logoly State Park (in Mc Neil) and White Oak Lake State Park (in Bluff City). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park, explore the activities along Lake Greeson, engage your brain at Klipsch Museum of Audio History, and steep yourself in history at President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Murfreesboro driving holiday app.

You can drive from Paris to Murfreesboro in 3 hours. August in Murfreesboro sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Mena, Hope, Daisy State Park, Logoly State Park, Cossatot River State Park
Highlights from your plan
Crater of Diamonds State Park ©
Crater of Diamonds State Park
Klipsch Museum of Audio History ©
Klipsch Museum of Audio History
Queen Wilhelmina State Park ©
Queen Wilhelmina State Park

11
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Little Rock (Arkansas State Capitol, Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, &more) and North Little Rock (T.R. Pugh Memorial Park, The Old Mill, &more). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 5th (Sat) at Magic Springs Theme and Water Park. Spend the 31st (Mon) exploring nature at Hot Springs National Park. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Fordyce Bathhouse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, get curious at Mid-America Science Museum, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Ouachita.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hot Springs trip maker app.

Drive from Murfreesboro to Hot Springs in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Hot Springs are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to West Memphis.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Little Rock, North Little Rock
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Spas

6
nights
West Memphis

West Memphis ©
West Memphis is the largest city in Crittenden County, Arkansas, United States. Get out of town with these interesting West Memphis side-trips: Three Rivers Duck Club (in Waldenburg), Southern Tenant Farmers Museum (in Tyronza) and Jonesboro (Forrest L Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center, Craighead Forest Park, &more). The adventure continues: try your luck at Southland Park Gaming and Racing, stroll around Freedom Park, don't miss a visit to Fort Curtis, and immerse yourself in nature at Parkin Archeological State Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our West Memphis travel site.

Drive from Hot Springs to West Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. September in West Memphis sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in West Memphis

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Helena, Jonesboro, Dyess, Sultana Disaster Museum, Three Rivers Duck Club
Highlights from your plan
Craighead Forest Park ©
Craighead Forest Park
Pillow Thompson House ©
Pillow Thompson House
Forrest L Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center ©

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