7 days in Mississippi Itinerary

7 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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7 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Tupelo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Oxford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Starkville
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Biloxi
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Detroit

1
night
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, then see the interesting displays at Tupelo Automobile Museum, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On your second day here, cruise along Natchez Trace Pkwy.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tupelo attractions planner .

Detroit to Tupelo is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Detroit to Tupelo due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Detroit in April: high temperatures in Tupelo hover around 74°F and lows are around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Oxford.

Things to do in Tupelo

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums
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Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum

1
night
Oxford

Oxford ©
Oxford is a city in, and the county seat of, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): stop by Square Books, make a trip to Lyceum-The Circle Historic District, explore and take pictures at University of Mississippi, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thacker Mountain Rail Trail, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Bailey's Woods Trail.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Oxford online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Tupelo to Oxford in an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Starkville.

Things to do in Oxford

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Thacker Mountain Rail Trail ©
Thacker Mountain Rail Trail
University of Mississippi ©
University of Mississippi
Lyceum-The Circle Historic District ©

1
night
Starkville

Starkville ©
Starkville is a city in and the county seat of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): make a trip to Mississippi State University, get engrossed in the history at Cobb Museum of Archaeology, then get engrossed in the history at Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Starkville travel route website .

You can drive from Oxford to Starkville in 2 hours. April in Starkville sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Biloxi.

Things to do in Starkville

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Biloxi Beach and Crosby Arboretum. Next up on the itinerary: try your luck at Beau Rivage Casino, make a trip to World's "Largest Rocker", enjoy the sand and surf at Front Beach, and take a leisurely stroll along Biloxi Lighthouse Pier.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Biloxi trip planning website .

Getting from Starkville to Biloxi by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Starkville in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 61°F in Biloxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Biloxi

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Ocean Springs, Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, World's "Largest Rocker", Crosby Arboretum
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Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Gulf Islands National Seashore ©
Gulf Islands National Seashore
Crosby Arboretum ©
Crosby Arboretum

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