5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Tupelo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Gulfport
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Orlando

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night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. You've now added Natchez Trace Pkwy to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Tupelo Automobile Museum. Keep things going the next day: stop by Tupelo Hardware Company, see the interesting displays at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, and then admire all the interesting features of Natchez Trace Pkwy.

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Orlando to Tupelo is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Orlando in August, Tupelo is slightly colder at night with lows of 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tupelo

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums
Highlights from your plan
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum

1
night
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, don't miss a visit to Vicksburg Riverfront Murals, then get engrossed in the history at U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Vicksburg National Cemetery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Vicksburg itinerary maker .

You can drive from Tupelo to Vicksburg in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in August, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
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
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 22nd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary Basilica, contemplate the long history of Longwood, then explore the galleries of Rosalie Mansion, and finally contemplate the long history of Stanton Hall.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Natchez route planning site .

You can drive from Vicksburg to Natchez in 1.5 hours. In August in Natchez, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Gulfport.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica
Stanton Hall ©
Stanton Hall

1
night
Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. On the 23rd (Fri), make a trip to Beauvoir, then try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, and then try to win big at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Gulfport trip itinerary planning tool .

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. August in Gulfport sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gulfport

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trip

Biloxi
Highlights from your plan
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
Beauvoir ©
Beauvoir

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