3 days in Mississippi Itinerary

3 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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3 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Tunica
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
2
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Tupelo
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: New York City

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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 1st (Sat): try your luck at Horseshoe Casino.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tunica day trip planning website .

New York City to Tunica is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Tunica due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in September, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos
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Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica

1
night
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, then make a trip to Vicksburg Riverfront Murals, then take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Old Courthouse.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg planner .

You can drive from Tunica to Vicksburg in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In September, daytime highs in Vicksburg are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Tupelo.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg Riverfront Murals ©
Vicksburg Riverfront Murals

1
night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): look for gifts at Tupelo Hardware Company, then cruise along Natchez Trace Pkwy, and then see the interesting displays at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum.

Start your trip to Tupelo by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Vicksburg to Tupelo in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, taxi, flight, and car; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Tupelo are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tupelo

Historic Sites Trails Scenic Drive
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Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Tupelo Hardware Company ©
Tupelo Hardware Company

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