4 days in Mississippi Itinerary

4 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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4 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:  1 h 30 min
3
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
4
Gulfport
— 1 night
Fly + Foot:  6 h 45 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. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Tunica road trip planning app .

New York City to Tunica is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in January, with highs in Tunica at 48°F and lows at 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough 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 (Thu): take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, then make a trip to McRaven House, and then step aboard U.S.S. Cairo Museum.

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Traveling by car from Tunica to Vicksburg takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Tunica in January: highs in Vicksburg hover around 57°F, while lows dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
McRaven House ©
McRaven House

1
night
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Natchez road trip planning app .

You can drive from Vicksburg to Natchez in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Natchez can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Gulfport.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
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Longwood ©
Longwood
Stanton Hall ©
Stanton Hall
St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica

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night
Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): try to win big at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi and then try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Gulfport tour itinerary builder website .

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 January, daily temperatures in Gulfport can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gulfport

Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trip

Biloxi
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Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi

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