15 days in Chicago, Mississippi & New Orleans Itinerary

15 days in Chicago, Mississippi & New Orleans Itinerary

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15 days in Chicago, Mississippi & New Orleans Itinerary

Bristol
Fly:  13​h
Chicago
— 7 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Biloxi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  20​h 15​min
Bristol

7
days
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get in touch with nature at Silver Beach County Park and Grand Mere State Park. Step out of Chicago with an excursion to Willow Crest Golf Club in Oak Brook--about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, enjoy breathtaking views from 360 CHICAGO, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago vacation planner.

Bristol, UK to Chicago is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bristol to Chicago is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Bristol in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Chicago: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Biloxi.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Willow Crest Golf Club, Silver Beach County Park, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, Grand Mere State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago
Silver Beach County Park
Grand Mere State Park

1
day
Biloxi

A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): try your luck at Palace Casino Resort, then look for gifts at The Art House, and then step off the mainland to explore Ship Island.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Biloxi trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Chicago to Biloxi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Chicago in August since evenings lows in Biloxi dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Biloxi

Parks Nature Casinos

Side Trip

The Art House
Highlights from your plan
Ship Island
Palace Casino Resort
The Art House

5
days
New Orleans

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Spend the 27th (Sun) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, hunt for treasures at Frenchmen Street, and stroll through New Orleans City Park.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans tour planner.

You can drive from Biloxi to New Orleans in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from Biloxi, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
New Orleans City Park
French Quarter
Garden District

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