8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Hot Springs
— 2 nights
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Murfreesboro
— 1 night
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Eureka Springs
— 3 nights
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Mountain View
— 1 night

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Fordyce Bathhouse and Zipline. Get some historical perspective at William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Anthony Chapel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hot Springs: Little Rock (The Galleries at Library Square, Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, &more). There's still lots to do: make a splash at Magic Springs Theme and Water Park, look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hot Springs road trip site.

Little Rock to Hot Springs is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. In July, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Murfreesboro.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Adventure · Spas

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Fordyce Bathhouse
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Anthony Chapel
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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): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Greeson, see the interesting displays at Ka Do Ha Indian Village, and then admire the majestic nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Murfreesboro online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Hot Springs to Murfreesboro takes 1.5 hours. In July in Murfreesboro, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Ka Do Ha Indian Village
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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge and War Eagle Cavern on Beaver Lake. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Thorncrown Chapel and St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Eureka Springs: Bentonville (The Walmart Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, &more) and Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel (in Bella Vista). It doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Eureka Springs attractions site.

Traveling by car from Murfreesboro to Eureka Springs takes 5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

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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 25th (Sat), take in the views from Swinging Bridge, Head underground at Blanchard Springs Caverns, then immerse yourself in nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, and finally walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mountain View day trip planning site.

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Mountain View in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Mountain View can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Nightlife · Museums

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