8 days in Bentonville & Eureka Springs Itinerary

8 days in Bentonville & Eureka Springs Itinerary

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8 days in Bentonville & Eureka Springs Itinerary

Start: Bentonville
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Bentonville
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
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Eureka Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Bentonville

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Bentonville

Bentonville ©
Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
Let the collections at Shiloh Museum of Ozark History and Carthage Civil War Museum capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at Fayetteville Confederate Cemetery and Historic Phelps House. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bentonville: Fayetteville (Bud Walton Arena Hall of Champions Museum, Arkansas Air Museum, & more), Afton (Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Hall of Fame Museum, Afton Station Packard Museum, & more) and Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site (in Lamar). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Bella Vista Museum, take in the views from Rainbow Bridge, cool off at Lawrence Plaza Ice Rink and Splash Park, and stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Bentonville. October in Bentonville sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Bentonville

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Fayetteville, Afton, Carthage, Rainbow Bridge, Bella Vista Museum
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Shiloh Museum of Ozark History ©
Shiloh Museum of Ozark History
Historic Phelps House ©
Historic Phelps House

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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 29th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Blue Spring Heritage Center, explore the activities along Lake Leatherwood, then step into the grandiose world of Quigley's Castle, and finally take a stroll through Eureka Springs Historical Downtown. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn more about the world around you at Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, then get engrossed in the history at Veterans Memorial Museum, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Buster's Old Time Photos.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Eureka Springs online tour builder .

You can drive from Bentonville to Eureka Springs in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 51°F. On the 31st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Branson, Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum
Highlights from your plan
Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum ©
Veterans Memorial Museum ©
Veterans Memorial Museum
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church ©

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