8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

8 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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

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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 25th (Mon): get curious at Scott Family Amazeum, then 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. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, then identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, and then pause for some photo ops at Christ of the Ozarks.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Eureka Springs attractions planner.

Seattle to Eureka Springs is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Eureka Springs is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Seattle in May: highs in Eureka Springs hover around 74°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Wildlife

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Must see
Thorncrown Chapel
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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 27th (Wed): walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, then immerse yourself in nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, then explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, and finally take in the views from Swinging Bridge.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Mountain View attractions planning tool.

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Mountain View takes 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Mountain View can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Morrilton.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Nightlife · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Morrilton

Morrilton ©
Morrilton is a city in Conway County, Arkansas, United States, less than northwest of Little Rock. On the 28th (Thu), hike along Seven Hollows Trail, then admire the majestic nature at Petit Jean State Park, and then trek along Bear Cave Trail.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Morrilton road trip website.

You can drive from Mountain View to Morrilton in 2 hours. May in Morrilton sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Murfreesboro.

Things to do in Morrilton

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
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Hiking Trail
Bear Cave Trail
4.6

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Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. On the 29th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park, get your game on at Dino Dig, and then explore the activities along Lake Greeson.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Murfreesboro online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Morrilton to Murfreesboro in 2.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games
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Entertainment Center
Dino Dig
4.8

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Hot Springs Mountain Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, then take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On your second day here, get all the information you need at Fordyce Bathhouse, then get to know the fascinating history of Bathhouse Row, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hot Springs trip website.

Getting from Murfreesboro to Hot Springs by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in May, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Adventure · Spas
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Spas
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Zipline
Zipline
4.9

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