8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Mountain View
— 1 day
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Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
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Murfreesboro
— 1 night
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Hot Springs
— 4 nights

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Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, then explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, and then snap pictures at Swinging Bridge.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mountain View trip itinerary maker.

Little Rock to Mountain View is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, and then appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, view the masterpieces at The Birdcage, admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, then take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, and finally stroll around Bentonville Town Square.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Eureka Springs travel route planning app.

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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Murfreesboro.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

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Thorncrown Chapel
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History Museum
The Walmart Museum
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Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Greeson, then examine the collection at Ka Do Ha Indian Village, and then immerse yourself in nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Murfreesboro online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Murfreesboro in 5 hours. July in Murfreesboro sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Specialty Museum
Ka Do Ha Indian Village
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Magic Springs Theme and Water Park and William J. Clinton Presidential Library. Venture out of the city with trips to Little Rock (Museum Of Discovery & The Galleries at Library Square). The adventure continues: get your bearings at Fordyce Bathhouse, have some family-friendly fun at 4D Adventure, take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower, and explore the engaging exhibits at Mid-America Science Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs trip planner.

Traveling by car from Murfreesboro to Hot Springs takes 1.5 hours. In July in Hot Springs, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

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Spas
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Science Museum
Mid-America Science Museum
4.7

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