1. Fly Through the Trees
The most exhilarating experience in Eureka Springs is definitely Ozark Mountain Ziplines. Soar through the air from up to 200+ feet high with cable lengths from up to 1800 feet long over vast gorgeous, beautiful Ozark mountains and forests. The dense canopy of hardwoods provides a wonderful setting for a nature-filled experience guaranteed to satisfy thrill seekers young and old, from all walks of life.
2. Paint the Town
Eureka Springs is a fun, quirky little town with a vibrant nightlife. Admire the motorcycles over a drink at the Cathouse or watch a bikini contest on bike night at the Rockin Pig. Live a little. Let Stonehouse choose a perfect if not adventurous wine to accompany a variety of cheeses. Watch dancing girls at Vous la Vous or hang with the locals at Chelseas. Much of Eureka Springs nightlife is located downtown. If you want to bar crawl, consider the convenience of staying downtown. Eureka Springs downtown lodging is within easy walking distance of all the hot spots. Learn more about Eureka Springs Nightlife or view a weekly 21 and Fun Guide.
3. Try Amazing Food
Nearly all of Eureka Springs restaurants are independently owned. Enjoy everything from comfort food to award winning cuisine. Consider visiting during the Eureka Springs Food & Wine Festival. Eureka Springs restaurants feature unique chef specials. Have a casual meal or experience fine dining. Dine in a historic ballroom, renovated 50’s gas station or victorian parlor. Dine overlooking Basin Park at the Balcony Restaurant or under the stars at Devito’s downtown. The options are endless. Learn more about Eureka Springs Restaurants and Eureka Springs Events.
4. Shop til you Drop
Everyone loves to shop in downtown Eureka Springs. Eureka Springs is home to dozens of fine art galleries, specialty shops, jewelry stores and more. Find the perfect gift or memento from your trip and have fun exploring Eureka Springs. Learn more about Eureka Springs Shopping and Eureka Springs downtown.
5. Relax in the Spa
Eureka Springs was made famous because of its location near so many natural springs. For centuries, Eureka Springs has been a destination to relax and rejuvenate. Today, Eureka Springs is home to world class spas offering all of the latest in spa services. Find an individual massage therapist or spend a day in the spa. You might even save money booking a spa package. Check out Eureka Springs Spas and Eureka Springs Spa Resorts. Learn more about Eureka Springs Spas.
6. Catch up on Some Sleep
Want to catch up on your sleep? Sleep late in one of Eureka Springs cabins, cottages, motels, treehouses, bed and breakfasts (like 5 Ojo Inn, shown right) and historic hotels. Eureka Springs has lodging to fit everyone’s preference and budget. From Best Westerns to Choice Hotels, you can redeem rewards with your stay. With a designation from the National Register of Historic Places, Eureka Springs is home to many beautifully renovated Victorian Bed and Breakfasts and historic hotels including a Historic Hotel of America, the famous 1886 Crescent Hotel. Located near Beaver Lake, the White River and the Kings River, Eureka Springs and Eureka Springs West has rustic and luxury cabins for a more secluded stay. Learn more about Eureka Springs accommodations.
7. Take in a Show
Eureka Springs is quickly becoming a must-see stage destination. If you are looking for an evening of magic and intrigue, be sure to check out the Intrigue Theater. Eureka Springs is home to the famous Opera in the Ozarks. And don’t forget the Great Passion Play, America’s #1 most attended outdoor drama! Be sure to check out all of Eureka Springs’s Stars of the Stage.