5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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5 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Tunica
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Gulfport
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Tampa

1
night
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 to win big at Horseshoe Tunica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, then make a trip to The Crossroad, and finally try to win big at Gold Strike Casino.

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Tampa to Tunica is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Tampa to Tunica, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tampa in April, expect Tunica to be little chillier, temps between 70°F and 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping

Side Trip

Clarksdale
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Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
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): take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, then take in the exciting artwork at Attic Gallery, then browse the exhibits of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to McRaven House.

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Drive from Tunica to Vicksburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Tunica in April, expect Vicksburg to be somewhat warmer, temps between 77°F and 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough 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, steep yourself in history at Longwood, then see the interesting displays at Rosalie Mansion, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary Basilica.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Natchez day trip planner.

Getting from Vicksburg to Natchez by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in April, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Gulfport.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
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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): make a trip to Hurricane Katrina Memorial, then try your luck at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi, and then try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Gulfport online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Natchez to Gulfport takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of car, train, and taxi. In April, daily temperatures in Gulfport can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 60°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
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Hurricane Katrina Memorial ©
Hurricane Katrina Memorial

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