5 days in Arkansas Itinerary

5 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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5 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Jackson
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
West Memphis
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Hot Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Mountain View
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
End: Jackson

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West Memphis

West Memphis ©
West Memphis is the largest city in Crittenden County, Arkansas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Sultana Disaster Museum and then try to win big at Southland Park Gaming and Racing.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the West Memphis road trip app .

Jackson to West Memphis is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of taxi, flight, and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in June, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Hot Springs.

Things to do in West Memphis

#Fun & Games, #Casinos, #Museums

Side Trip

Sultana Disaster Museum
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Southland Park Gaming and Racing ©
Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Sultana Disaster Museum ©
Sultana Disaster Museum

1
night
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 24th (Sun), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate the long history of Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anthony Chapel, and finally admire the natural beauty at Garvan Woodland Gardens.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hot Springs journey planner.

You can drive from West Memphis to Hot Springs in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June in Hot Springs, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in Hot Springs

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Spas
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Anthony Chapel ©
Anthony Chapel
Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center) ©
Fordyce Bathhouse (Vistor Center)
Garvan Woodland Gardens ©
Garvan Woodland Gardens

1
night
Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is the largest city in and the county seat of Stone County, Arkansas. On the 25th (Mon), don't miss a visit to The Old Mill, tour the pleasant surroundings at Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, then Head underground at Blanchard Springs Caverns, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Ozark Folk Center State Park.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mountain View trip planner .

Getting from Hot Springs to Mountain View by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Hot Springs in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 64°F in Mountain View. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Eureka Springs.

Things to do in Mountain View

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trip

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

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 26th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel, then identify plant and animal life at Blue Spring Heritage Center, and finally identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Railway Winery @ Trestle 71-7, explore the activities along Beaver Lake, then take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Eureka Springs online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Mountain View to Eureka Springs takes 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Eureka Springs are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Eureka Springs

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bentonville
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Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge ©
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Thorncrown Chapel ©
Thorncrown Chapel
Beaver Lake ©
Beaver Lake

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