11 days in Mississippi Itinerary

11 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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11 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Jackson
Drive:  3​h
1
Clarksdale
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Tupelo
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
3
Biloxi
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Natchez
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Vicksburg
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h
End: Jackson

few
hours
Clarksdale

Clarksdale ©
Clarksdale is a city in Coahoma County, Mississippi, and seat of the county. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, then stop by The Rock & Blues Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Clarksdale day trip planning site .

Jackson to Clarksdale is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In September in Clarksdale, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Tupelo.

Things to do in Clarksdale

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art ©
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art
Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery ©
The Rock & Blues Museum ©
The Rock & Blues Museum

1
night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, then brush up on your military savvy at Tupelo Veteran's Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Natchez Trace Pkwy.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tupelo sightseeing planning app .

Traveling by car from Clarksdale to Tupelo takes 2.5 hours. In September in Tupelo, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Biloxi.

Things to do in Tupelo

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tupelo Veteran's Museum ©
Tupelo Veteran's Museum
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum

1
night
Biloxi

Biloxi ©
A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): shop like a local with Shearwater Pottery, admire the masterpieces at Walter Anderson Museum of Art, then don't miss a visit to Hurricane Katrina Memorial, and finally try to win big at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, view the masterpieces at Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, and then try your luck at Beau Rivage Casino.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Biloxi trip planner.

Getting from Tupelo to Biloxi by combination of car and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Tupelo in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Biloxi, with lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Biloxi

Fun & Games Casinos Museums

Side Trip

Ocean Springs
Highlights from your plan
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
Walter Anderson Museum of Art ©
Walter Anderson Museum of Art
Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum ©

3
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture and Grand Village of the Natchez Indians will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Mary Basilica and Natchez National Cemetery. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at First Presbyterian Church, admire the landmark architecture of Auburn Museum & Historic Home, don't miss a visit to Longwood, and do a tasting at Old South Winery.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Natchez travel app .

Traveling by car from Biloxi to Natchez takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In September, daytime highs in Natchez are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
First Presbyterian Church ©
First Presbyterian Church
Natchez National Cemetery ©
Natchez National Cemetery

4
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Windsor Ruins and Vicksburg National Military Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Anchuca Mansion and Grand Gulf Military Park for their historical value. Explore Vicksburg's surroundings by going to Jackson (Mississippi Agricultural & Forestry Museum & Old Capitol Museum). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, get engrossed in the history at Old Court House Museum - Eva W. Davis Memorial, step aboard U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and stop by The Tomato Place.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Vicksburg trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Natchez to Vicksburg by car takes about 2 hours. September in Vicksburg sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife

Side Trips

Jackson, Port Gibson
Highlights from your plan
Grand Gulf Military Park ©
Grand Gulf Military Park
Windsor Ruins ©
Windsor Ruins

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