15 days in Mississippi Delta Itinerary

15 days in Mississippi Delta Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mississippi Delta vacation planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Tunica
— 5 nights
Drive
2
Greenville
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Greenwood
— 4 nights
Drive to Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport, Fly to Newark

S M T W T F S
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6

Tunica

— 5 nights
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Explore hidden gems such as Tunica Museum and Willows Sporting Clays. There's lots more to do: try to win big at Gold Strike Casino, stroll around Tunica County River Park, and tee off at River Bend Links.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tunica road trip app.

Newark to Tunica is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Newark to Tunica, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in May, and nighttime lows around 59°F. On the 28th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Tunica

Casinos · Fun & Games · Outdoors · Museums

Greenville

— 5 nights
Greenville is a small city and the county seat of Washington County, Mississippi, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Belmont Plantation and Mississippi Delta. Venture out of the city with trips to Indianola (Indianola Pecan House & B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center) and Cleveland (GRAMMY Museum Mississippi & Martin & Sue King Railroad Museum). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Greenville Cypress Preserve, examine the collection at 1927 Flood Museum, make a trip to E.E. Bass Cultural Arts Center, and try to win big at Trop Casino.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Greenville online vacation planner.

You can drive from Tunica to Greenville in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in May, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Greenwood.

Things to do in Greenville

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Casinos

Side Trips

Greenwood

— 4 nights
Greenwood is a city in and the county seat of Leflore County, Mississippi, located at the eastern edge of the Mississippi Delta, approximately 96 miles north of Jackson, Mississippi, and 130 miles south of Memphis, Tennessee. Discover out-of-the-way places like Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery and Dockery Farms. Explore Greenwood's surroundings by going to Clarksdale (The Delta Blues Museum, Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, &more) and Mississippi Delta (in Belzoni). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Robert Johnson's Grave and examine the collection at Museum of the Mississippi Delta.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Greenwood itinerary tool.

Getting from Greenville to Greenwood by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. You'll set off for home on the 6th (Sat).

Things to do in Greenwood

Museums · Shopping · Nature · Parks

Side Trips