7 days in Vicksburg & Columbia Itinerary

7 days in Vicksburg & Columbia Itinerary

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7 days in Vicksburg & Columbia Itinerary

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Vicksburg
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Columbia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Vicksburg side-trips: Natchez (Longwood, St. Mary Basilica, & more). There's still lots to do: witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, ponder the world of politics at Old Courthouse, take an in-depth tour of Southern Heritage Air Foundation, and cruise along Vicksburg Campaign Trail.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Vicksburg day trip planner .

New York City to Vicksburg is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Vicksburg. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in February, with highs in Vicksburg at 63°F and lows at 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Columbia.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Natchez, Southern Heritage Air Foundation
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Longwood ©
Longwood

2
nights
Columbia

Columbia ©
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Columbia is known for fun & games, zoos & aquariums, museums, parks, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park, and expand your understanding of the military at Fort Jackson.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Columbia trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Vicksburg to Columbia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. February in Columbia sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 41°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden ©
South Carolina State House ©
South Carolina State House
South Carolina State Museum
South Carolina State Museum

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