If you haven’t taken a road trip to Hot Springs, what are you waiting for? This beautiful city is packed with relaxing, unique and fun things to do for the entire family! Whether you’re getting away for a romantic escape or just want a change of scenery with the kids, there’s something just for you in this charming city.
Hot Springs offers up some truly gorgeous views, and the Ouachita National Forest will have you feeling in tune with Mother Nature. Whether you enjoy kayaking, canoeing, hiking, camping or just driving through and enjoying the scenery, you can soak up the beauty of the natural world by making a visit! Enjoy a scenic hike at Hot Springs National Park on one of the North Mountain or West Mountain trails, then make a stop in the historic downtown area!
Downtown Hot Springs
Enjoy a day of shopping, good eats and relaxation in the downtown area of Hot Springs. Visit the Quapaw Baths & Spa for a lovely Swedish massage, facial or foot massage. Next, take a National Park Duck Tour, visit the Maxwell Blade Theatre of Magic or grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants peppered throughout the downtown area. Don’t forget to make a stop at the Gangster Museum of America! Visit a variety of unique shops, and take home anything from handmade soap to wine as a souvenir.
Fun for Kids
If you have kids with you, there’s plenty of fun to be had in Hot Springs! Take them to Magic Springs and Crystal Falls, or the Mid-America Science Museum for a day of laughter with the family. The Alligator Farm & Petting Zoo and National Park Aquarium are also popular family destinations in the city. You’ll be busy for an entire weekend getaway! The possibilities are endless.
Hot Springs is a gorgeous and relaxing destination, no matter the reason! Load up the car and head out for a trip that will be both memorable and magical. Colder weather is on the way...enjoy the warm temperatures while they last!