Discover the State of Arkansas
Arkansas is one of the few Southern states without a coast, it is bordered by
the Mississippi River and has over 600,000 acres of lakes and 9,740 miles of streams
to keep even the most avid boater or fisherman content.
in the great diversity of the land, from the Ozarks to the Mississippi lowlands
to canyons decorated with waterfalls, and you've got a beautiful bona fide tourist
destination. Tourism in Arkansas accounts for $3.2 billion annually, with Hot
Springs National Park and Arkansas' four other national parks listed as some of
the most popular attractions.
travelers will most likely find themselves in Little Rock, the state's capital
city. Little Rock is home to excellent convention facilities, outstanding restaurants
and entertainment, making it one of the most attractive meeting destinations in
the South. If you've got a little extra time, check out the IMAX Theatre, the
University of Arkansas' planetarium or relive your youth with a trip to Wild River
Country, a water park.