Sample Itineraries

Weekend Getaways in Arkansas

Hot Springs Mountain Tower

Hot Springs Mountain Tower

Arkansas is a natural destination for romantic getaways, weekend escapes, or week-long vacations. The Natural State boasts six national parks, 2 million acres of gorgeous national forests, scenic byways, and 52 state parks which preserve and interpret Arkansas heritage and the natural resources of this diverse state. For your next vacation, plan an Arkansas getaway.

Family float trips, white water rafting and world-class fishing are just a few of the outdoor adventures available in Arkansas. The Clinton Presidential Center and Park in the city of Little Rock spotlights America's 42nd president. Step aboard the USS Razorback, the first submarine to retire in the US. Arkansas's larger cities offer cosmopolitan amenities such as symphonies, theaters and fine dining and luxury lodging. There's so much to do on your weekend getaways in Arkansas that you won’t have enough time to cover it all in one trip!

Shop Versace in Northwest Arkansas. Or, escape the pressures of modern day living at our spas, where you can enjoy massages and bathe in natural spring water. Arkansas is also home to the world's only public diamond mine, where over 75,000 diamonds have been found...and kept!

Your Arkansas getaway can be anything you want it to be. Because there is so much to see and do in Arkansas, we have put together two and three day sample trip itineraries for you to consider as you travel our wonderful state. Read through the itineraries, enjoy the photos and start planning your Arkansas getaways! You might also find a great vacation package on our Deals and Coupons page that can save you money on hotel rooms, gear rentals, meals and more.