Sample Itineraries

Let us help you Experience Fort Smith in a way that will allow your group to create memories that last a lifetime. Our curated or custom group tour itineraries will help your group experience Fort Smith as uniquely as possible by guiding you through all that there is to see and do in this historic city. Already planned your own itinerary and/or know which attractions you would like to visit? That's great! Just contact us for help with pricing proposals for lodging and any group pricing discounts that may apply at the attractions you plan to visit. You can even start by building your own custom tour, here! Once you do, we'll help you organize an itinerary into a schedule that will allow you to navigate through the city most efficiently.

Justice, Art and the Trail of Tears

Relive a history that inspired the iconic tale of True Grit, walk along a paved portion of the Trail of Tears, and discover a growing gallery of world-renowned public art in historic downtown Fort Smith. Visit the barbershop where Elvis received
his famous military buzz cut while at Fort Chaffee. Explore the majesty of the
Ozarks by train and more.


The Butterfield Path

With this 3-Day Itinerary, your group will revisit the Wild West of True Grit on the Path of the Butterfield Stagecoach! Go back in time with John Butterfield and hear the story of the Butterfield Stagecoach route that ran from Tipton, Missouri to San Francisco, California right through Northwest Arkansas and Fort Smith, Arkansas. Starts in Northwest Arkansas. Day 2 and most of Day 3 are spent in Fort Smith before heading to The Potts Inn Museum in Pottsville. Concludes in Little Rock.


Still Wild, Still West!

A 2-Day Itinerary that will take your group on a tour through Fort Smith's historic treasures and modern attractions. Start with a tour of Miss Laura's Visitors Center, explore Judge Parker's Court at the Fort Smith National Historic Site, visit the Chaffee Barbershop where Elvis received his famous buzz cut after enlisting in the Army during WWI and the Chaffee Military Museum, enjoy a glass of vino as you tour Arkansas Wine Country, and more in Fort Smith, Arkansas...Still Wild, Still West!


For more information and/or help planning your group tour:

Carolyn Joyce | Tour and Travel Sales Director | 800-637-1477