13 days in Mississippi Itinerary

13 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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13 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Yuma
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Natchez
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Vicksburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Choctaw
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Indianola
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Tunica
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Yuma

3
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Your inner history buff will appreciate First Presbyterian Church and Auburn Museum & Historic Home. Explore hidden gems such as Natchez National Cemetery and Emerald Mound. Change things up with a short trip to Clark Creek Natural Area in Woodville (about 52 minutes away). Spend the 21st (Sun) exploring nature at Natchez National Historical Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bluff Park, do a tasting at Old South Winery, make a trip to William Johnson House, and take an in-depth tour of Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Natchez journey tool .

Yuma to Natchez is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yuma to Natchez. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Yuma in October; daily highs in Natchez reach 79°F and lows reach 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Natchez

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Clark Creek Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
Clark Creek Natural Area ©
Clark Creek Natural Area
First Presbyterian Church ©
First Presbyterian Church
Natchez National Cemetery ©
Natchez National Cemetery

3
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Windsor Ruins and Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center. Popular historic sites such as Anchuca Mansion and Vicksburg National Military Park are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Grand Gulf Military Park in Port Gibson (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: try your luck at Ameristar Casino Vicksburg, don't miss a visit to McRaven House, see the interesting displays at The Old Depot Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Old Court House Museum - Eva W. Davis Memorial.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Vicksburg holiday planner.

Drive from Natchez to Vicksburg in 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Choctaw.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Port Gibson
Highlights from your plan
Grand Gulf Military Park ©
Grand Gulf Military Park
Windsor Ruins ©
Windsor Ruins
Anchuca Mansion ©
Anchuca Mansion

1
night
Choctaw

Choctaw ©
Choctaw is an unincorporated community and Indian reservation located in Neshoba County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): play a few rounds at Dancing Rabbit Golf Club and then try to win big at Pearl River Resort and Casino.

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

Drive from Vicksburg to Choctaw in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Choctaw can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Indianola.

Things to do in Choctaw

Golf Outdoors Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Dancing Rabbit Golf Club ©
Dancing Rabbit Golf Club
Pearl River Resort and Casino ©
Pearl River Resort and Casino

2
nights
Indianola

Indianola ©
Indianola is a city in Sunflower County, Mississippi, United States, in the Mississippi Delta. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): examine the collection at B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center, then take an in-depth tour of Jim Henson Exhibit, and then steep yourself in history at Winterville Mounds. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Belmont Plantation and then look for all kinds of wild species at Greenville Cypress Preserve.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Indianola attractions planning site .

You can drive from Choctaw to Indianola in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Indianola can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tunica.

Things to do in Indianola

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Greenville, Jim Henson Exhibit
Highlights from your plan
Winterville Mounds ©
Winterville Mounds
Belmont Plantation ©
Belmont Plantation

2
nights
Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): examine the collection at The Rock & Blues Museum, then view the masterpieces at Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, then make a trip to The Crossroad, and finally try to win big at Sam's Town Casino. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: try to win big at Casino at Fitzgeralds Hotel, look for gifts at Deak's Mississippi Saxophones & Blues Emporium, and then take in the exciting artwork at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tunica trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Indianola to Tunica by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in October, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping

Side Trip

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

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