11 days in Mississippi Itinerary

11 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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11 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Santiago
Fly + Drive:  20​h 45​min
1
Tupelo
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Clarksdale
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Indianola
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Vicksburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Natchez
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Ocean Springs
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Santiago

1
day
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): stop by Tupelo Hardware Company, then contemplate the long history of Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, then cruise along Natchez Trace Pkwy, and finally get engrossed in the history at Tupelo Veteran's Museum.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tupelo trip maker .

Santiago, Chile to Tupelo is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Santiago to Tupelo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Clarksdale.

Things to do in Tupelo

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Tupelo Veteran's Museum ©
Tupelo Veteran's Museum
Tupelo Hardware Company ©
Tupelo Hardware Company

1
night
Clarksdale

Clarksdale ©
Clarksdale is a city in Coahoma County, Mississippi, and seat of the county. On the 2nd (Tue), don't miss a visit to The Crossroad, stop by Deak's Mississippi Saxophones & Blues Emporium, get engrossed in the history at The Delta Blues Museum, then view the masterpieces at Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, then view the masterpieces at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery, and finally look for gifts at The Rock & Blues Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Clarksdale trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Tupelo to Clarksdale by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October in Clarksdale, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Indianola.

Things to do in Clarksdale

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Rock & Blues Museum ©
The Rock & Blues Museum
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art ©
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art
The Delta Blues Museum ©
The Delta Blues Museum

1
night
Indianola

Indianola ©
Indianola is a city in Sunflower County, Mississippi, United States, in the Mississippi Delta. On the 3rd (Wed), examine the collection at Highway 61 Blues Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Jim Henson Exhibit, then look for gifts at Indianola Pecan House, and finally examine the collection at B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Indianola trip planner .

You can drive from Clarksdale to Indianola in 1.5 hours. October in Indianola sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Indianola

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Leland
Highlights from your plan
Highway 61 Blues Museum ©
Highway 61 Blues Museum
Jim Henson Exhibit ©
Jim Henson Exhibit

3
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Windsor Ruins and Mississippi State Capitol. Grand Gulf Military Park and Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Vicksburg's surroundings by going to Jackson (Old Capitol Museum & Eudora Welty House and Garden). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Anchuca Mansion, get engrossed in the history at Old Court House Museum - Eva W. Davis Memorial, step aboard U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Indianola to Vicksburg in 2 hours. In October in Vicksburg, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Jackson, Port Gibson
Highlights from your plan
Windsor Ruins ©
Windsor Ruins
Grand Gulf Military Park ©
Grand Gulf Military Park
Anchuca Mansion ©
Anchuca Mansion

2
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 7th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at First Presbyterian Church, then make a trip to Longwood, and finally contemplate the long history of Dunleith Historic Inn. On the next day, explore the different monuments and memorials at Natchez City Cemetery, then steep yourself in history at Natchez National Cemetery, then don't miss a visit to Emerald Mound, and finally admire the striking features of Auburn Museum & Historic Home.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Natchez online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Vicksburg to Natchez takes 2 hours. In October in Natchez, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ocean Springs.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
First Presbyterian Church ©
First Presbyterian Church
Natchez National Cemetery ©
Natchez National Cemetery
Auburn Museum & Historic Home ©
Auburn Museum & Historic Home

1
night
Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs ©
Ocean Springs is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States, approximately 2mi east of Biloxi and west of Gautier. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Shearwater Pottery, then stroll through Front Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Biloxi Beach.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ocean Springs online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Natchez to Ocean Springs takes 4 hours. Traveling from Natchez in October, Ocean Springs is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ocean Springs

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Biloxi Beach
Highlights from your plan
Shearwater Pottery ©
Shearwater Pottery

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