The government of Arkansas has developed an official tourism website (www.arkansas.com) where visitors can access information about traveling to and around Arkansas. Additionally, official travel guide companies such as Lonely Planet and Discover America offer web-accessible information on itineraries, accommodation, places of interest and much more.Continue Reading
The official Arkansas tourism website offers visitors a free "Arkansas Vacation Kit," complete with maps, brochures, state parks guides and wedding guides. The kit can be downloaded for free by clicking on the Free Guides tab on the homepage, or visitors can opt for leaving their mailing addresses to receive a paper version of the kit directly at home.
The website also offers interactive maps (accessible by clicking on the Maps tab on the homepage), including camping and waterway maps, to accommodate various types of travelers. Maps are also integrated in the Trip Planner feature, a section that allows visitors to personalize their trips by adding events, attractions and various destinations to web-accessible trip planners.
Commercial websites such as Lonely Planet and Discover America combine the accessibility of information regarding hotels, restaurants, and attractions with the reliability of expert writers offering comments and suggestions. Both online guides also offer valuable information on practicalities, such as health insurance, transportation and legal matters.Learn more about Geography