7 days in Mississippi Itinerary

7 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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7 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  8​h
1
Biloxi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Jackson
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Tupelo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Tunica
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Toronto

2
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Biloxi Beach, explore the engaging exhibits at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Biloxi itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Biloxi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Biloxi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in August, expect Biloxi to be somewhat warmer, temps between 37°C and 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Jackson.

Things to do in Biloxi

Parks Casinos Fun & Games

Side Trip

Gulfport
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Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Lynn Meadows Discovery Center ©
Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

2
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, get engrossed in the history at U.S.S. Cairo Museum, then have fun and explore at Mississippi Children's Museum, and finally get in on the family fun at High Heaven. On the next day, walk around Winner's Circle Park, learn more about the world around you at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Jackson Zoo.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jackson online journey planner .

Drive from Biloxi to Jackson in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Jackson can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tupelo.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Vicksburg, Flowood
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Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
Mississippi Children's Museum ©
Mississippi Children's Museum
Winner's Circle Park ©
Winner's Circle Park

1
night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): look for gifts at Tupelo Hardware Company, browse the exhibits of Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Natchez Trace Pkwy.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tupelo trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Jackson to Tupelo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tunica.

Things to do in Tupelo

Scenic Drive Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Tupelo Hardware Company ©
Tupelo Hardware Company

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 18th (Sun): try to win big at Gold Strike Casino and then try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Tunica trip maker tool .

Drive from Tupelo to Tunica in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. August in Tunica sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tunica

Casinos Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Gold Strike Casino ©
Gold Strike Casino

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