5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly:  2​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:  5​h 30​min
End: Nashville

1
night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum and then examine the collection at Tupelo Automobile Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Tanglefoot Trail and then cruise along Natchez Trace Pkwy.

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Nashville to Tupelo is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. November in Tupelo sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 41°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tupelo

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums

Side Trip

Tanglefoot Trail
Highlights from your plan
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile 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 6th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, make a trip to Vicksburg Riverfront Murals, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vicksburg National Military Park, and finally don't miss a visit to McRaven House.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vicksburg trip planner.

Drive from Tupelo to Vicksburg in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. In November, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

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

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night
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 7th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica, contemplate the long history of Longwood, then steep yourself in history at Rosalie Mansion, and finally contemplate the long history of Stanton Hall.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Natchez trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Vicksburg to Natchez takes 1.5 hours. In November in Natchez, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to 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

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Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Beauvoir, try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, and then try your luck at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi.

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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. November in Gulfport sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gulfport

Casinos Fun & Games 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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