One of the most fascinating ways to explore our area is on a Eureka Springs Underground Tour. Enjoy a guided tour of our historic downtown while hearing intriguing stories about our town’s past and underground tunnel system. Learn all the details about the popular Downtown-n-Underground tour below!
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The Eureka Springs Underground Tour & What You Need to Know
About the Eureka Springs Underground Tour
The Downtown-n-Underground Tour of Eureka Springs is the best walking tour in the area. You’ll learn about our town’s interesting past and discover a few of Eureka Springs best-kept secrets! The tour is led by a knowledgeable guide who will lead you through the downtown streets and underground passages. As you weave your way through town, hear interesting stories about hatchet wielding prohibitionists and desperate bank robbers. There’s no better way to learn about Eureka Springs!
You’ll begin your tour at Basin Spring Park, just a short 20-minute drive from Beaver Lake Cottages. Each tour lasts approximately 75-90 minutes and begins at 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, with an additional tour at 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Located right in the heart of downtown, the walking tour provides the perfect afternoon activity while you’re in Eureka Springs.
Tickets for the Downtown-n-Underground tour can be purchased here. You can also purchase tickets at the front desk of the Basin Park Hotel or at the Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce.
A Friendly Tip: Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes as you’ll be walking up and down steps and on uneven surfaces. We also recommend bringing a bottle of water, especially on hot summer days!
If you want to turn your Downtown-N-Underground tour into a full day of adventures, take a look at our Underground Eureka Package. In addition to the Underground tour, this package includes an Onyx Cave tour, brunch at locals’ favorite spot, and dinner at the delicious Grotto Wood Fired Grill & Wine Cave! Enjoy a day exploring downtown Eureka Springs and leave the planning to us!
More Ways to Explore Eureka Springs
If you enjoyed exploring our town underground, you’ll love these fascinating caves in Eureka Springs! With cool, steady temperatures throughout the year, these caves provide the perfect activity no matter when you visit.
If you’re up for more adventure during your stay, take a look at the 10 best activities on Beaver Lake. Our cabins are located right on Beaver Lake and offer endless opportunities for enjoying the water. These fabulous water activities provide a wonderful compliment to exploring downtown on foot!
The Perfect End to Your Day
After your Eureka Springs Underground Tour, sit back and relax at one of the top restaurants or fabulous bars in town. Afterward, make your way back to your cozy accommodation at Beaver Lake Cottages to unwind.
Nestled right along the edge of Beaver Lake, each of our glass front cabins offers stunning views, luxurious amenities, and plenty of thoughtful touches. Relax on your spacious deck with a glass of wine while you watch the sunset over the lake. Retreat to your cozy cabin and enjoy a soothing Jacuzzi bath before drifting off in your Pillow Top king-sized bed. Wake up and indulge in a fresh cup of coffee before enjoying another wonderful Eureka Springs Day!
If you’re ready to book the ultimate escape, check availability of all our accommodations now and reserve your room today! We can’t wait to host you.