13 days in Gulfport, Biloxi & Ocean Springs Itinerary

13 days in Gulfport, Biloxi & Ocean Springs Itinerary

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13 days in Gulfport, Biloxi & Ocean Springs Itinerary

Start: Gulfport
1
Gulfport
— 7 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Biloxi
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​min
3
Ocean Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Gulfport

7
nights
Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. Get some cultural insight at The Waveland Ground Zero Hurricane Museum and Mississippi Coast Model Railroad Museum. Visit Saint Rose de Lima Catholic Church and Olde Towne Slidell Main Street for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Gulfport: Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company (in Kiln), Hattiesburg (Longleaf Trace & African American Military History Museum) and Slidell (Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge & Bayou Country General Store). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Alice Moseley Folk Art and Antique Museum, get all the information you need at L & N Historic Train Depot, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, and tee off at The Oaks Golf Club.

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

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Gulfport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Biloxi.

Things to do in Gulfport

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bay Saint Louis, Slidell, Covington, Hattiesburg, Tammany Trace
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Mississippi Coast Model Railroad Museum ©
L & N Historic Train Depot ©
L & N Historic Train Depot

3
nights
Biloxi

Biloxi ©
A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Ship Island has been added to your itinerary. On the 1st (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Ship Island, don't miss a visit to Hurricane Katrina Memorial, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Catholic Church, then see the interesting displays at Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Paul B. Johnson State Park, take a leisurely stroll along Biloxi Lighthouse Pier, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Biloxi route planner .

Biloxi is just a stone's throw from Gulfport. In August, daily temperatures in Biloxi can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ocean Springs.

Things to do in Biloxi

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Paul B. Johnson State Park
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs ©
Ocean Springs is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States, approximately 2mi east of Biloxi and west of Gautier. Shearwater Pottery has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Shearwater Pottery, then examine the collection at Ocean Springs Museum of History, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Front Beach. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Round Island Lighthouse, identify plant and animal life at Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, then view the masterpieces at Coastal Magpie, and finally stop by The Art House.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ocean Springs itinerary planner.

Ocean Springs is just a short distance from Biloxi. In September in Ocean Springs, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ocean Springs

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, The Preserve Golf Club, Round Island Lighthouse, Grand Bear Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Shearwater Pottery ©
Shearwater Pottery
Grand Bear Golf Course ©
Grand Bear Golf Course
Front Beach ©
Front Beach

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