5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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Tunica
— 1 night
2
Vicksburg
— 1 night
3
Natchez
— 1 night
4
Gulfport
— 1 night

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Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery, thenview the masterpieces at Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, thenmake a trip to The Crossroad, and finally try to win big at Gold Strike Casino.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Tunica road trip site.

Tampa to Tunica is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Tampa in April, expect Tunica to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos Museums

Side Trip

Clarksdale
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Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Gold Strike Casino ©
Gold Strike Casino
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art ©
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

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Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Attic Gallery, thenexplore the galleries of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to McRaven House.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg trip planner.

Getting from Tunica to Vicksburg by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In April, Vicksburg is somewhat warmer than Tunica - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
McRaven House
McRaven House

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Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Stanton Hall, thendon't miss a visit to Longwood, thencontemplate the long history of Rosalie Mansion, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Natchez journey planning tool.

Traveling by car from Vicksburg to Natchez takes 1.5 hours. April in Natchez sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Gulfport.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Longwood ©
Longwood
Stanton Hall ©
Stanton Hall
Rosalie Mansion ©
Rosalie Mansion

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Gulfport

Gulfport ©
Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Hurricane Katrina Memorial, thentry to win big at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi, and then try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gulfport trip planner.

You can drive from Natchez to Gulfport in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, train, and taxi; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gulfport

Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trip

Biloxi
Highlights from your plan
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
Hurricane Katrina Memorial ©
Hurricane Katrina Memorial

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