5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Jackson
+2
taxi + Fly + Drive:  1​h
1
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Ocean Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Jackson

1
night
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and then see the interesting displays at Mississippi Agricultural & Forestry Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, then see the interesting displays at Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, then have fun and explore at Mississippi Children's Museum, and finally look for gifts at Lemuria Books.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Vicksburg trip planner .

Jackson to Vicksburg is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Jackson, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Vicksburg, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ocean Springs.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jackson
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U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Mississippi Children's Museum ©
Mississippi Children's Museum
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science ©

3
nights
Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs ©
Ocean Springs is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States, approximately 2mi east of Biloxi and west of Gautier. Kids will enjoy Biloxi Beach and Lynn Meadows Discovery Center. Get in touch with nature at Gulf Islands National Seashore and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's lots more to do: try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, get your game on at IP Casino Resort, examine the collection at Ocean Springs Museum of History, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ocean Springs trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Vicksburg to Ocean Springs in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ocean Springs

Parks Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trips

Biloxi, Gulfport
Highlights from your plan
Biloxi Beach ©
Biloxi Beach
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi

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