8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Jackson
— 1 night
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Vicksburg
— Few hours
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Port Gibson
— 1 night
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Natchez
— Few hours
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Baton Rouge
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights

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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. On the 25th (Fri), make a trip to Mississippi State Capitol, then explore the galleries of Eudora Welty House and Garden, then get a new perspective on nature at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Enter/Locked Escape Rooms.

Plan my day in Jackson using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Jackson. In September in Jackson, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Enter/Locked Escape Rooms
Highlights from your plan
Enter/Locked Escape Rooms ©
Enter/Locked Escape Rooms
Eudora Welty House and Garden ©
Eudora Welty House and Garden
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science ©
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

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Vicksburg

Vicksburg
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Vicksburg travel tool.

You can drive from Jackson to Vicksburg in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in September, and nighttime lows around 67°F. On the 25th (Fri), you're off to Port Gibson.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

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Port Gibson

Port Gibson
Port Gibson is a city in Claiborne County, Mississippi, United States. To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Gibson trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Vicksburg to Port Gibson by car takes about an hour. In September in Port Gibson, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 67°F at night. You will leave for Natchez on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Port Gibson

Historic Sites

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Natchez

Natchez
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Natchez trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Port Gibson to Natchez in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Natchez are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. On the 26th (Sat), you'll travel to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. On the 26th (Sat), explore the galleries of Louisiana's Old State Capitol, then identify plant and animal life at Mike the Tiger's Habitat, then get engrossed in the history at Plaquemine Lock, and finally add some adventure to your tour with Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Cathedral, steep yourself in history at St. Joseph Plantation, then contemplate the long history of Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, and finally admire the natural beauty at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens.

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Traveling by car from Natchez to Baton Rouge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in September, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to New Orleans.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Vacherie, Plaquemine Lock, Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours ©
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours
Houmas House Plantation and Gardens ©
Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site

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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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, see the interesting displays at The Historic New Orleans Collection, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip planner.

Traveling by car from Baton Rouge to New Orleans takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Baton Rouge, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 83°F.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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