8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Wichita
Fly + Taxi:  5​h
1
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Fayetteville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Paris
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Hot Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Wichita

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 22nd (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Leatherwood, then look for gifts at Fresh Harvest Tasting Room - Eureka Springs, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Basin Spring Park, and finally take a stroll through Eureka Springs Historical Downtown. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Quicksilver Gallery, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Moonshine Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Eureka Springs trip builder site .

Wichita to Eureka Springs is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 46°F in January, and nighttime lows around 26°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Branson, Wilson's Creek National Battlefield
Highlights from your plan
Basin Spring Park ©
Basin Spring Park
Wilson's Creek National Battlefield ©
Lake Leatherwood ©
Lake Leatherwood

2
nights
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is the third-largest city in Arkansas and county seat of Washington County. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Mount Sequoyah, learn about winemaking at Sassafras Springs Vineyard, then learn about winemaking at Tontitown Winery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fayetteville online visit planner .

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Fayetteville in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Fayetteville are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Springdale, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, Sequoyah's Cabin Museum
Highlights from your plan
Sequoyah's Cabin Museum ©
Sequoyah's Cabin Museum
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
Tontitown Winery ©
Tontitown Winery

1
night
Paris

Paris ©
Paris is a city in Logan County, Arkansas, United States, and serves as the county seat for the northern district of Logan County; its southern district counterpart is Booneville. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at Logan County Courthouse, don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower Park Paris Arkansas, then learn about winemaking at Post Familie Winery, and finally admire the majestic nature at Mount Magazine State Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Paris road trip website .

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Paris takes 2 hours. January in Paris sees daily highs of 50°F and lows of 28°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Paris

Outdoors Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Post Winery
Highlights from your plan
Mount Magazine State Park ©
Mount Magazine State Park
Post Winery ©
Post Winery
Logan County Courthouse ©
Logan County Courthouse

2
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.
On the 28th (Mon), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, do a tasting at The Winery of Hot Springs, then get your bearings at Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), then stop by Bathhouse Soapery, and finally sample the fine beverages at Superior Bathhouse Brewery and Distillery.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Hot Springs itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Paris to Hot Springs takes 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Hot Springs are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 32°F. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites Parks Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
The Winery of Hot Springs ©
The Winery of Hot Springs
Fordyce Bathhouse Vistor Center ©
Fordyce Bathhouse Vistor Center

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