4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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4 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
1
Eureka Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Mountain View
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Cabot
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Hot Springs
— 1 night
End: Dallas

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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 24th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel and then identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Eureka Springs trip builder tool .

Dallas to Eureka Springs is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Dallas in May, things will get a bit cooler in Eureka Springs: highs are around 74°F and lows about 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
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 25th (Sat): walk around Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, then immerse yourself in nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park, and then Head underground at Blanchard Springs Caverns.

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

You can drive from Eureka Springs to Mountain View in 3 hours. In May in Mountain View, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cabot.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Blanchard Springs Caverns
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Blanchard Springs Caverns ©
Blanchard Springs Caverns
Ozark Folk Center State Park ©
Ozark Folk Center State Park

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night
Cabot

Cabot ©
Cabot is the largest city in Lonoke County, Arkansas, United States and a suburb of Little Rock. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): witness the site of a historic battle at Reed's Bridge Battlefield and then stroll the grounds of Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Cabot online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Mountain View to Cabot in 2 hours. In May in Cabot, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Cabot

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Reed's Bridge Battlefield
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Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery ©
Camp Nelson Confederate Cemetery
Reed's Bridge Battlefield ©
Reed's Bridge Battlefield

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night
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 27th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then take in nature's colorful creations at Garvan Woodland Gardens, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hot Springs trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Cabot to Hot Springs takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks Spas Fun & Games
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Room Escape Games
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens
Spas

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