16 days in Mississippi Itinerary

16 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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16 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Porto
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Tunica
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Vicksburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Natchez
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Gulfport
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Tupelo
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Porto

2
nights
Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Delta Blues Museum, then examine the collection at Blues and Legends Hall of Fame, and then try your luck at Tunica Roadhouse Casino. Keep things going the next day: walk around Olive Branch City Park, try your luck at Gold Strike Casino, and then try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Tunica trip itinerary builder .

Porto, Portugal to Tunica is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time (WET) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Tunica when traveling from Porto in November, with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos Museums

Side Trips

Olive Branch City Park, The Delta Blues Museum
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Olive Branch City Park ©
Olive Branch City Park
The Delta Blues Museum ©
The Delta Blues Museum

3
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vicksburg: Ridgeland Bike Trail (in Ridgeland), Winner's Circle Park (in Flowood) and Jackson (Mississippi Children's Museum & Eudora Welty House and Garden). There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, steep yourself in history at Windsor Ruins, make a trip to McRaven House, and witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Vicksburg online tour planner .

You can drive from Tunica to Vicksburg in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Tunica in November, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Vicksburg: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Jackson, Ridgeland Bike Trail, Winner's Circle Park, Windsor Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Winner's Circle Park ©
Winner's Circle Park

3
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Step out of Natchez to go to Woodville and see Clark Creek Natural Area, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Longwood, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica, stroll through Melrose, and walk around Bluff Park.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Natchez driving holiday planner.

Drive from Vicksburg to Natchez in 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Gulfport.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Clark Creek Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica
Clark Creek Natural Area ©
Clark Creek Natural Area

3
nights
Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. Explore Gulfport's surroundings by going to Longleaf Trace (in Hattiesburg) and Crosby Arboretum (in Picayune). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Dailey Charters, enjoy the sand and surf at Biloxi Beach, try your luck at Beau Rivage Casino, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Rose de Lima Catholic Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Gulfport travel route builder site .

You can drive from Natchez to Gulfport in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of car, train, and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Gulfport are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tupelo.

Things to do in Gulfport

Outdoors Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trips

Biloxi, Saint Rose de Lima Catholic Church, Longleaf Trace, Crosby Arboretum
Highlights from your plan
Crosby Arboretum ©
Crosby Arboretum
Longleaf Trace ©
Longleaf Trace
Beauvoir ©
Beauvoir

4
nights
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Explore Tupelo's surroundings by going to Corinth (Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center & Battery Robinett), Starkville (Cullis & Gladys Wade Clock Museum & Mississippi State University) and Park Along the River and Mississippi Arboretum (in New Albany). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Tupelo Automobile Museum, stop by Margaretes Fine Chocolates, explore the landscape on two wheels at Natchez Trace Pkwy, and steep yourself in history at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Tupelo tour itinerary maker website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Gulfport to Tupelo in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Gulfport in November: high temperatures in Tupelo hover around 20°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tupelo

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Starkville, Corinth, Park Along the River and Mississippi Arboretum
Highlights from your plan
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum

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