7 days in Arkansas Itinerary

7 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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7 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Spokane
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Hot Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Little Rock
— 1 night
bus + taxi:  4​h
3
Eureka Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Spokane

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 23rd (Sun): steep yourself in history at Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), then have some family-friendly fun at 4D Adventure, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Bathhouse Row, admire all the interesting features of Garland County Library, then take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Anthony Chapel.

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Spokane to Hot Springs is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Spokane in June, with highs in Hot Springs at 88°F and lows at 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Little Rock.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Spas & Wellness
Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center) ©
Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center)
Zipline

1
night
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Old State House Museum, then admire the striking features of William J. Clinton Presidential Library, then don't miss a visit to The Old Mill, and finally contemplate the long history of Little Rock Central High School.

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You can drive from Hot Springs to Little Rock in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Little Rock can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Little Rock

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

The Old Mill
Highlights from your plan
William J. Clinton Presidential Library ©
Little Rock Central High School ©
Little Rock Central High School
The Old Mill ©
The Old Mill

1
night
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 26th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, then take in the exciting artwork at Iris at the Basin Park, and finally wander the streets of Eureka Springs Historical Downtown.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Eureka Springs trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Little Rock to Eureka Springs takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. June in Eureka Springs sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church ©
St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is the third-largest city in Arkansas and county seat of Washington County. On the 27th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, take an in-depth tour of Bella Vista Museum, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Native American History, then take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. On your second day here, engage your brain at Amazeum and then hike along Razorback Regional Greenway.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Fayetteville travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Fayetteville takes 1.5 hours. In June in Fayetteville, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Museums Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Bentonville, Bella Vista
Highlights from your plan
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum
Museum of Native American History ©
Museum of Native American History

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