8 days in Birmingham & Vicksburg Itinerary

8 days in Birmingham & Vicksburg Itinerary

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Birmingham
— 5 nights
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Vicksburg
— 2 nights

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Birmingham

— 5 nights

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Birmingham: Jules J. Berta Vineyards & Pizza (in Albertville) and Wills Creek Vineyards (in Attalla). There's still lots to do: sample some tasty brews at Red Clay Tours, get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vulcan Park and Museum, and walk around Kelly Ingram Park.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Birmingham trip planner.

Thomaston to Birmingham is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Thomaston to Birmingham, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. October in Birmingham sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Parks · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vicksburg

— 2 nights
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 (Old South Winery & Longwood). There's lots more to do: walk around Texas Monument, take an in-depth tour of Old Court House Museum - Eva W. Davis Memorial, don't miss a visit to Vicksburg Riverfront Murals, and step aboard U.S.S. Cairo Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Vicksburg trip builder website.

You can drive from Birmingham to Vicksburg in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In October in Vicksburg, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Casinos

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