9 days in Arkansas Itinerary

9 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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Murfreesboro
— Few hours
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Hot Springs
— 3 nights
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Morrilton
— 1 night
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Eureka Springs
— 3 nights
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Mountain View
— 1 night

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Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Pike County, Arkansas, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): get your game on at Dino Dig and then admire the majestic nature at Crater of Diamonds State Park.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Murfreesboro using our trip planner.

Monroe to Murfreesboro is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In May, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Crater of Diamonds State Park ©
Crater of Diamonds State Park
Dino Dig ©
Dino Dig

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Hot Springs: Little Rock (Testament: The Little Rock Nine Monument, Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Garvan Woodland Gardens, look for gifts at Bathhouse Soapery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anthony Chapel, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Bathhouse Row.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hot Springs travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Murfreesboro to Hot Springs takes 1.5 hours. May in Hot Springs sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Morrilton.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
William J. Clinton Presidential Library ©
William J. Clinton Presidential Library
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens

1
night
Morrilton

Morrilton ©
Morrilton is a city in Conway County, Arkansas, United States, less than northwest of Little Rock. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): stroll through Seven Hollows Trail, then trek along Petit Jean State Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bear Cave Trail.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Morrilton road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Hot Springs to Morrilton takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Morrilton

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Petit Jean State Park ©
Petit Jean State Park
Bear Cave Trail ©
Bear Cave Trail

3
nights
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.
Explore Eureka Springs' surroundings by going to Bentonville (Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Museum of Native American History, &more) and Bella Vista Museum (in Bella Vista). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, stroll around Basin Spring Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Beaver Lake, and identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Eureka Springs tour planning tool.

You can drive from Morrilton to Eureka Springs in 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Morrilton in May: highs in Eureka Springs hover around 74°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art ©
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

1
night
Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, explore the fascinating underground world of Blanchard Springs Caverns, and then admire the majestic nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Mountain View vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Eureka Springs to Mountain View takes 3 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Nature · Nightlife · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Blanchard Springs Caverns ©
Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ozark Folk Center State Park ©
Ozark Folk Center State Park

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