5 days in Ocean Springs & New Orleans Itinerary

5 days in Ocean Springs & New Orleans Itinerary

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Ocean Springs
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 1 night
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Ocean Springs

— 2 nights
Ocean Springs is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States, approximately 2mi east of Biloxi and west of Gautier. Your day by day itinerary now includes Biloxi Lighthouse as well as Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): view the masterpieces at Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art and then admire the masterpieces at Walter Anderson Museum of Art. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Biloxi Lighthouse and then admire the striking features of The La Pointe-Krebs House & Museum.

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Decatur to Ocean Springs is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Decatur in March; daily highs in Ocean Springs reach 69°F and lows reach 54°F. On the 23rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Ocean Springs

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 1 night

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Your day by day itinerary now includes St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, Edgar Degas House Creole Impressionist Tour and French Quarter. On the 23rd (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, then make a trip to Jackson Square, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Louis Cemetery No. 1. On the next day, stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1 and then steep yourself in history at Edgar Degas House Creole Impressionist Tour.

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Drive from Ocean Springs to New Orleans in 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Ocean Springs in March: highs in New Orleans hover around 61°F, while lows dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites