7 days in Arkansas Itinerary

7 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Belleville
Drive:  6 h 45 min
1
Hot Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Mountain View
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
End: Belleville

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hot Springs: Little Rock (The Galleries at Library Square, William J. Clinton Presidential Library, &more). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row, pause for some serene contemplation at Anthony Chapel, and get answers to all your questions at Fordyce Bathhouse.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs online driving holiday planner.

Belleville to Hot Springs is an approximately 7- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Belleville in April; daily highs in Hot Springs reach 73°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Little Rock
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Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse

1
night
Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, then explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, then snap pictures at Swinging Bridge, and finally walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mountain View trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Hot Springs to Mountain View by car takes about 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Hot Springs in April since evenings lows in Mountain View dip to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Blanchard Springs Caverns
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Blanchard Springs Caverns ©
Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ozark Folk Center State Park ©
Ozark Folk Center 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.
On the 12th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange, admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, then get engrossed in the history at The Walmart Museum, and finally stroll around Bentonville Town Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Christ of the Ozarks, identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Eureka Springs online travel route planner.

You can drive from Mountain View to Eureka Springs in 3 hours. In April in Eureka Springs, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bentonville, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

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