8 days in New Orleans, Biloxi & Tunica Itinerary

8 days in New Orleans, Biloxi & Tunica Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 3 nights
2
Biloxi
— 2 nights
3
Tunica
— 2 nights

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Head to Royal Street and Louisiana Music Factoryfor plenty of shopping. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, don't miss a visit to Bourbon Street, and wander the streets of Frenchmen Street.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans trip tool.

Louisville to New Orleans is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to New Orleans. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Louisville in October: highs in New Orleans hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Biloxi.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
Frenchmen Street ©
Frenchmen Street

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino and then kick back and relax at Biloxi Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Biloxi day trip site.

You can drive from New Orleans to Biloxi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Biloxi, ranging from highs of 81°F to lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Tunica.

Things to do in Biloxi

Outdoors · Casinos · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino

2
nights
Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Delta Blues Museum, stop by The Rock & Blues Museum, and then view the masterpieces at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Tunica Museum, then try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica, and then try to win big at Gold Strike Casino.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tunica trip planner.

Getting from Biloxi to Tunica by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Biloxi in October, expect Tunica to be slightly colder, temps between 76°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tunica

Casinos · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

Clarksdale
Highlights from your plan
Gold Strike Casino ©
Gold Strike Casino
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery ©
Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery

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