5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Austin
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Gulfport
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Austin

1
night
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 4th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Stanton Hall. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Longwood, contemplate the long history of Rosalie Mansion, and then identify plant and animal life at Clark Creek Natural Area.

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Austin to Natchez is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Austin in November, expect little chillier with lows of 46°F in Natchez. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Clark Creek Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
Stanton Hall ©
Stanton Hall
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 6th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at U.S.S. Cairo Museum, stroll the grounds of Vicksburg National Cemetery, then take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, and finally ponder the world of politics at Old Courthouse.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Vicksburg trip planner .

Drive from Natchez to Vicksburg in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Vicksburg can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gulfport.

Things to do in Vicksburg

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

2
nights
Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. On the 7th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge and then delve into the lush surroundings at Crosby Arboretum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then look for all kinds of wild species at Gulf Islands National Seashore, and then make a trip to Hurricane Katrina Memorial.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Gulfport online trip maker .

You can drive from Vicksburg to Gulfport in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Vicksburg in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Gulfport, with lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gulfport

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Biloxi, Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, Crosby Arboretum, Gulf Islands National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Crosby Arboretum ©
Crosby Arboretum
Fishing Charters & Tours
Gulf Islands National Seashore ©
Gulf Islands National Seashore

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