8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Murfreesboro
— Few hours
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Hot Springs
— 3 nights
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Mountain View
— 1 night
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Eureka Springs
— 3 nights

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Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): look for gifts at Hawkins General Store and then immerse yourself in nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Murfreesboro online attractions planner.

Dallas to Murfreesboro is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Dallas in July, expect Murfreesboro to be slightly colder, temps between 91°F and 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Crater of Diamonds State Park ©
Crater of Diamonds State Park
Hawkins General Store ©
Hawkins General Store

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Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
Get out of town with these interesting Hot Springs side-trips: Little Rock (Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, William J. Clinton Presidential Library, &more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Fordyce Bathhouse, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anthony Chapel, enjoy breathtaking views from Hot Springs Mountain Tower, and explore the activities along Lake Ouachita.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Murfreesboro to Hot Springs takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse ©
Fordyce Bathhouse
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens

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Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. On the 15th (Wed), walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, then explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, and then admire the majestic nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Mountain View vacation planner.

You can drive from Hot Springs to Mountain View in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Nightlife · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Blanchard Springs Caverns ©
Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ozark Folk Center State Park ©
Ozark Folk Center State Park

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Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs ©

Little Switzerland of America

Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eureka Springs: Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel (in Bella Vista) and Bentonville (The Walmart Museum, Bentonville Town Square, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, look for gifts at Fresh Harvest Tasting Room - Eureka Springs, and contemplate the waterfront views at Beaver Lake.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Eureka Springs road trip planning site.

You can drive from Mountain View to Eureka Springs in 3 hours. In July in Eureka Springs, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

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