8 days in Natchez & Jackson Itinerary

8 days in Natchez & Jackson Itinerary

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8 days in Natchez & Jackson Itinerary

Start: Natchez
1
Natchez
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Jackson
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Natchez

4
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Old South Winery and Natchez National Historical Park. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at First Presbyterian Church and Grand Gulf Military Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Natchez: LSP Museum (in Angola), Clark Creek Natural Area (in Woodville) and First Presbyterian Church of Port Gibson (in Port Gibson). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Natchez National Cemetery, take an in-depth tour of Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture, see the interesting displays at Delta Music Museum, and stop by Darby's Famous Fudge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Natchez tour itinerary planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Natchez. In April in Natchez, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Jackson.

Things to do in Natchez

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Port Gibson, Delta Music Museum, LSP Museum, Clark Creek Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
First Presbyterian Church ©
First Presbyterian Church
LSP Museum ©
LSP Museum
Natchez National Cemetery ©
Natchez National Cemetery

3
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): stroll the grounds of Cedar Hill Cemetery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Trinity, then take in the exciting artwork at Attic Gallery, and finally don't miss a visit to Anchuca Mansion. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Lemuria Books, then trek along Natchez Trace Multi-Use Trail, then hike along Ridgeland Bike Trail, and finally contemplate the long history of Medgar Evers Home.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Jackson trip planner.

Drive from Natchez to Jackson in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and train. In April in Jackson, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Jackson

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Vicksburg, Ridgeland, Canton Christmas Festival
Highlights from your plan
Cedar Hill Cemetery ©
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Anchuca Mansion ©
Anchuca Mansion
Medgar Evers Home ©
Medgar Evers Home

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