43 days in Mississippi Itinerary

43 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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43 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Biloxi
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Hattiesburg
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Natchez
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Jackson
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Starkville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Tupelo
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Corinth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Oxford
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Tunica
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: London

7
nights
Biloxi

Biloxi ©
A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Biloxi is known for casinos, historic sites, beaches, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, have some family-friendly fun at IP Casino Resort, steep yourself in history at Beauvoir, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Biloxi sightseeing planner.

London, UK to Biloxi is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit warmer in Biloxi: highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Hattiesburg.

Things to do in Biloxi

Casinos Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Gulfport, Ocean Springs
Highlights from your plan
IP Casino Resort ©
IP Casino Resort
Ship Island ©
Ship Island
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
nights
Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg ©
Hattiesburg is a city in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hattiesburg: Grand Paradise Water Park (in Collins), Laurel (Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Landrum's Homestead & Village, & more) and A Stroka Gene-Us Alpacas (in Stringer). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Hattiesburg Zoo, take in nature's colorful creations at Medicine Wheel Garden, brush up on your military savvy at Mississippi Armed Forces Museum, and immerse yourself in nature at Paul B. Johnson State Park.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Hattiesburg trip planner .

You can drive from Biloxi to Hattiesburg in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Hattiesburg can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Natchez.

Things to do in Hattiesburg

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Laurel, Grand Paradise Water Park, A Stroka Gene-Us Alpacas
Highlights from your plan
Grand Paradise Water Park ©
Grand Paradise Water Park
Longleaf Trace ©
Longleaf Trace
Hattiesburg Zoo ©
Hattiesburg Zoo

7
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Natchez: Okhissa Lake (in Bude) and Port Gibson (Grand Gulf Military Park, First Presbyterian Church of Port Gibson, & more). Spend the 7th (Sat) exploring nature at Melrose. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Longwood, don't miss a visit to Choctaw Hall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bluff Park, and stroll the grounds of Natchez City Cemetery.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Natchez tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Hattiesburg to Natchez takes 2.5 hours. September in Natchez sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Jackson.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Port Gibson, Okhissa Lake
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica
Natchez City Cemetery ©
Natchez City Cemetery

6
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jackson: Vicksburg (Vicksburg National Military Park, Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum, & more). There's much more to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Mississippi Children's Museum, see the interesting displays at Mississippi Agricultural & Forestry Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and steep yourself in history at Original First Baptist Church.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Jackson day trip planner .

Drive from Natchez to Jackson in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and train. In September, daytime highs in Jackson are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Starkville.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Vicksburg, Antique Mall of the South
Highlights from your plan
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science ©

2
nights
Starkville

Starkville ©
Starkville is a city in and the county seat of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): examine the collection at Howlin' Wolf Blues Museum, admire the striking features of Waverley Plantation Mansion, then take an in-depth tour of Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, and finally make a trip to Mississippi State University. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge and then admire all the interesting features of French Camp Academy.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Starkville trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Jackson to Starkville takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Jackson in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Starkville. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tupelo.

Things to do in Starkville

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

West Point, French Camp Academy, Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Howlin' Wolf Blues Museum ©
Howlin' Wolf Blues Museum
Mississippi State University ©
Mississippi State University
Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library ©

4
nights
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tupelo: Tanglefoot Trail (in New Albany) and Tanglefoot Trail (in Pontotoc). Spend the 20th (Fri) exploring the striking scenery along Natchez Trace Pkwy. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, have fun and explore at Healthworks!, stroll through Ballard Park, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tupelo trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Starkville to Tupelo by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Tupelo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Corinth.

Things to do in Tupelo

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Tanglefoot Trail, Tanglefoot Trail
Highlights from your plan
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum

2
nights
Corinth

Corinth ©
Corinth is a city in and the county seat of Alcorn County, Mississippi, United States. On the 24th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Crossroads Museum, look for gifts at Borroum's Drug Store and Soda Fountain, get engrossed in the history at Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center, then witness the site of a historic battle at Battery Robinett, and finally get engrossed in the history at Corinth Coke Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Museum, then see the interesting displays at The Apron Museum, and then immerse yourself in nature at Tishomingo State Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Corinth journey planning tool .

Traveling by car from Tupelo to Corinth takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Oxford.

Things to do in Corinth

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Iuka, Tishomingo State Park
Highlights from your plan
Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center ©
Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Museum ©
The Apron Museum ©
The Apron Museum

5
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
Oxford is a city in, and the county seat of, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. Explore Oxford's surroundings by going to Robert Johnson's Grave (in Greenwood), Grenada Lake (in Grenada) and Enid Lake (in Enid). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Rowan Oak, explore and take pictures at University of Mississippi, stroll through Lamar Park, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Thacker Mountain Rail Trail.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Oxford trip builder tool .

Getting from Corinth to Oxford by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Tunica.

Things to do in Oxford

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Enid Lake, Robert Johnson's Grave, Marshall County Historical Museum, Grenada Lake
Highlights from your plan
Grenada Lake ©
Grenada Lake
Lyceum-The Circle Historic District ©
Square Books ©
Square Books

4
nights
Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Explore Tunica's surroundings by going to The Lewis Ranch (in Nesbit), Clarksdale (Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, The Delta Blues Museum, & more) and Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center (in Sumner). The adventure continues: try to win big at Horseshoe Casino and examine the collection at Blues and Legends Hall of Fame.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tunica day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Oxford to Tunica takes 1.5 hours. In September in Tunica, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tunica

Casinos Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Clarksdale, Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center, The Lewis Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
The Delta Blues Museum ©
The Delta Blues Museum

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