60 days in Mississippi Itinerary

60 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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60 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Tunica
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Oxford
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Tupelo
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Starkville
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Greenville
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Ridgeland
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Vicksburg
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Natchez
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Hattiesburg
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
10
Biloxi
— 10 nights
Fly + Bus:  7 h
End: New York City

5
nights
Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Explore Tunica's surroundings by going to Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center (in Sumner), Olive Branch (Cherokee Valley Golf Club & Olive Branch City Park) and Clarksdale (Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, The Delta Blues Museum, & more). There's still lots to do: try to win big at Horseshoe Casino, steep yourself in history at The Lewis Ranch, and see the interesting displays at Blues and Legends Hall of Fame.

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New York City to Tunica is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from New York City to Tunica, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, Tunica is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 48°F and lows of 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Oxford.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos Museums

Side Trips

Clarksdale, Olive Branch, Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center, The Lewis Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
The Lewis Ranch ©
The Lewis Ranch

5
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
Oxford is a city in, and the county seat of, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oxford: Grenada Lake (in Grenada), Holly Springs (Hillcrest Cemetery & Marshall County Historical Museum) and Enid Lake (in Enid). There's lots more to do: grab your bike and head to Thacker Mountain Rail Trail, look for gifts at Square Books, Jr., trek along Bailey's Woods Trail, and don't miss a visit to Historic Downtown Square.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Oxford holiday maker app .

Getting from Tunica to Oxford by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Oxford can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tupelo.

Things to do in Oxford

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Holly Springs, Enid Lake, Grenada Lake
Highlights from your plan
Thacker Mountain Rail Trail ©
Thacker Mountain Rail Trail
Lyceum-The Circle Historic District ©
Lyceum-The Circle Historic District
College Hill Presbyterian Church ©
College Hill Presbyterian Church

5
nights
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tupelo: Tishomingo State Park (in Tishomingo), Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Museum (in Iuka) and Tanglefoot Trail (in Pontotoc). Spend the 16th (Wed) exploring the striking scenery along Natchez Trace Pkwy. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Tupelo Veteran's Museum, take in the history at Battery Robinett, and stroll through Tanglefoot Trail.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Tupelo vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Tupelo takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in January, and nighttime lows around 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Starkville.

Things to do in Tupelo

Outdoors Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Corinth, Tanglefoot Trail, Brice's Crossroad's Visitors and Interpretive Center, Tanglefoot Trail, Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Museum
Highlights from your plan
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum
Tupelo Veteran's Museum ©
Tupelo Veteran's Museum

5
nights
Starkville

Starkville ©
Starkville is a city in and the county seat of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, United States. Explore Starkville's surroundings by going to Meridian (Saint Patrick Catholic Church & Bonita Lakes Park), Columbus (Stennis East Bank Recreation Area, Friendship Cemetery, & more) and Waverley Plantation Mansion (in West Point). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Mississippi State University, get engrossed in the history at Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, look for all kinds of wild species at Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, and see the interesting displays at Howlin' Wolf Blues Museum.

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Drive from Tupelo to Starkville in 1.5 hours. In January in Starkville, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Starkville

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

West Point, Columbus, Meridian, Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Bonita Lakes Park ©
Bonita Lakes Park
Mississippi State University ©
Mississippi State University
Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library ©

5
nights
Greenville

Greenville ©
Greenville is a small city and the county seat of Washington County, Mississippi, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Greenville: Cleveland (GRAMMY Museum Mississippi, Martin & Sue King Railroad Museum, & more), B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center (in Indianola) and Mississippi Delta (in Belzoni). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Greenville Cypress Preserve, see the interesting displays at Century of History Museum at the Hebrew Union Temple, contemplate the long history of Winterville Mounds, and look for gifts at TurnRow Book Company.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Greenville journey maker website .

You can drive from Starkville to Greenville in 2.5 hours. January in Greenville sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Ridgeland.

Things to do in Greenville

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cleveland, Greenwood, Leland, Mississippi Delta, B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Belmont Plantation ©
Belmont Plantation
Martin & Sue King Railroad Museum ©
Martin & Sue King Railroad Museum

5
nights
Ridgeland

Ridgeland ©
Ridgeland is a city in Madison County, Mississippi. Ridgeland is known for fun & games, shopping, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ridgeland Bike Trail, take a peaceful walk through Mississippi Petrified Forest, steep yourself in history at Eudora Welty House and Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Original First Baptist Church.

Make your Ridgeland itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Greenville to Ridgeland in 2.5 hours. In January in Ridgeland, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 37°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Ridgeland

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jackson, Winner's Circle Park, Trustmark Park, Mississippi Petrified Forest
Highlights from your plan
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum ©
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
Natchez Trace Multi-Use Trail ©
Natchez Trace Multi-Use Trail
Original First Baptist Church ©
Original First Baptist Church

6
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Port Gibson (Grand Gulf Military Park, Windsor Ruins, & more). There's much more to do: take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, steep yourself in history at Martha Vick House, stroll the grounds of Vicksburg National Cemetery, and get a sense of history and politics at Old Courthouse.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Vicksburg journey planner .

Traveling by car from Ridgeland to Vicksburg takes an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Vicksburg can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Port Gibson
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Martha Vick House ©
Martha Vick House

8
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. When in Natchez, make a side trip to see Clark Creek Natural Area in Woodville, approximately 50 minutes away. Spend the 12th (Tue) exploring nature at Melrose. Spend the 14th (Thu) exploring nature at Natchez National Historical Park. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Longwood, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica, examine the collection at Rosalie Mansion, and stroll the grounds of Natchez City Cemetery.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Natchez vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Vicksburg to Natchez takes 2 hours. In February in Natchez, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Hattiesburg.

Things to do in Natchez

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Clark Creek Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
Melrose ©
Melrose
St. Mary Basilica ©
St. Mary Basilica
Longwood ©
Longwood

5
nights
Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg ©
Hattiesburg is a city in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hattiesburg: Laurel (Landrum's Homestead & Village, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, & more), Red Bluff (in Foxworth) and Mitchell Farms (in Collins). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Longleaf Trace, browse the different shops at Turtle Creek Mall, admire the majestic nature at Paul B. Johnson State Park, and learn about all things military at African American Military History Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hattiesburg trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Natchez to Hattiesburg in 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Hattiesburg can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Biloxi.

Things to do in Hattiesburg

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Laurel, Red Bluff, Clarkco State Park, Mitchell Farms, A Stroka Gene-Us Alpacas
Highlights from your plan
Hattiesburg Zoo ©
Hattiesburg Zoo
Longleaf Trace ©
Longleaf Trace
Southern Prohibition Brewing ©
Southern Prohibition Brewing

10
nights
Biloxi

Biloxi ©
A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Explore Biloxi's surroundings by going to War Memorial Park (in Pass Christian), Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church (in Bay Saint Louis) and Saucier (Grand Bear Golf Course & Fallen Oak Golf Course). Next up on the itinerary: try your luck at Beau Rivage Casino, get your game on at IP Casino Resort, get outside with Dailey Charters, and look for all kinds of wild species at Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Biloxi road trip site .

Traveling by car from Hattiesburg to Biloxi takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Hattiesburg in February, Biloxi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Biloxi

Fun & Games Casinos Outdoors

Side Trips

Gulfport, Gautier, Saucier, Ocean Springs, War Memorial Park
Highlights from your plan
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Fallen Oak Golf Course ©
Fallen Oak Golf Course
War Memorial Park ©
War Memorial Park

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