5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Bus + Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
1
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Tupelo
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
night
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 13th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Natchez driving holiday site .

New York City to Natchez is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus, flight, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from New York City to Natchez, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Natchez: highs are around 64°F and lows about 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica
Rosalie Mansion ©
Rosalie Mansion

1
night
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, get engrossed in the history at U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and then stroll the grounds of Vicksburg National Cemetery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg online vacation builder .

Getting from Natchez to Vicksburg by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in February, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tupelo.

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 National Cemetery ©
Vicksburg National Cemetery

2
nights
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stop by Tupelo Hardware Company, then see the interesting displays at Tupelo Automobile Museum, then contemplate the long history of Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, and finally learn about all things military at Tupelo Veteran's Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Natchez Trace Pkwy.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Tupelo trip planner .

You can drive from Vicksburg to Tupelo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Vicksburg in February, things will get little chillier in Tupelo: highs are around 57°F and lows about 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tupelo

Museums Outdoors Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum
Tupelo Veteran's Museum ©
Tupelo Veteran's Museum

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