30 days in Mississippi Itinerary

30 days in Mississippi Itinerary

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30 days in Mississippi Itinerary

Start: Jackson
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Picayune
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Biloxi
— 7 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Meridian
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Tupelo
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Tunica
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Natchez
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Vicksburg
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Jackson

1
day
Picayune

Picayune ©
Picayune is the largest city in Pearl River County, Mississippi. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Teddy Bear House Museum and then delve into the lush surroundings at Crosby Arboretum.

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Jackson to Picayune is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Jackson in June, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Picayune: temperatures range from 89°F by day to 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Biloxi.

Things to do in Picayune

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Crosby Arboretum ©
Crosby Arboretum
The Teddy Bear House Museum ©
The Teddy Bear House Museum

7
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Biloxi Beach and Gulf Islands National Seashore. Museum-lovers will get to explore Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art and Lynn Meadows Discovery Center. Get out of town with these interesting Biloxi side-trips: Tuxachanie National Recreation Trail (in Saucier) and The Waveland Ground Zero Hurricane Museum (in Waveland). The adventure continues: try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, stop by Realizations - The Walter Anderson Shop, cast your line with a fishing tour, and have some family-friendly fun at IP Casino Resort.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Biloxi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Picayune to Biloxi takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Biloxi can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Meridian.

Things to do in Biloxi

Fun & Games Casinos Wildlife

Side Trips

Ocean Springs, Gulfport, Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, The Waveland Ground Zero Hurricane Museum, Tuxachanie National Recreation Trail
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Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
Biloxi Beach ©
Biloxi Beach

2
nights
Meridian

Meridian ©
Meridian is the sixth largest city in the state of Mississippi, United States. On the 9th (Sun), stop by Williams Brothers, then tee off at Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Patrick Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: have fun and explore at Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience, then grab your bike and head to Bonita Lakes Park, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Okatibbee Lake.

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Traveling by car from Biloxi to Meridian takes 3 hours. Traveling from Biloxi in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Meridian, with lows of 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Tupelo.

Things to do in Meridian

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Williams Brothers, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, Okatibbee Lake
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Dancing Rabbit Golf Club ©
Dancing Rabbit Golf Club
Saint Patrick Catholic Church ©
Saint Patrick Catholic Church

5
nights
Tupelo

Tupelo ©
Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Do your shopping at Square Books and The Mall at Barnes Crossing. Appreciate the collections at Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum and Brice's Crossroad's Visitors and Interpretive Center. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tupelo: Oxford (Rowan Oak, Thacker Mountain Rail Trail, & more), Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge (in Brooksville) and Mississippi State University (in Starkville). Spend the 11th (Tue) exploring the striking scenery along Natchez Trace Pkwy. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Tupelo Automobile Museum and identify plant and animal life at Tupelo Buffalo Park & Zoo.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tupelo trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Meridian to Tupelo in 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Tupelo are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Tunica.

Things to do in Tupelo

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Oxford, Brice's Crossroad's Visitors and Interpretive Center, Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, Mississippi State University
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Natchez Trace Pkwy ©
Natchez Trace Pkwy
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum ©
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Tupelo Automobile Museum ©
Tupelo Automobile Museum

4
nights
Tunica

Tunica ©
Tunica is a town in and the county seat of Tunica County, Mississippi, near the Mississippi River. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery and Tanger Outlet Mall. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rock & Blues Museum and Blues and Legends Hall of Fame. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tunica: Clarksdale (Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art & The Delta Blues Museum) and Landers Center (in Southaven). There's more to do: try to win big at Horseshoe Casino and stroll around Tunica County River Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tunica day trip website .

You can drive from Tupelo to Tunica in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daytime highs in Tunica are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Natchez.

Things to do in Tunica

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping

Side Trips

Clarksdale, Southaven
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Horseshoe Casino ©
Horseshoe Casino
The Delta Blues Museum ©
The Delta Blues Museum
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art ©
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

4
nights
Natchez

Natchez ©
Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. Rosalie Mansion and Stratton Chapel Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Longwood and Stanton Hall. Change things up with a short trip to Clark Creek Natural Area in Woodville (about 50 minutes away). Spend the 22nd (Sat) exploring nature at Melrose. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica, learn about winemaking at Old South Winery, stroll around Bluff Park, and look for gifts at Darby's Famous Fudge.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Natchez trip itinerary maker app .

Drive from Tunica to Natchez in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train and car. June in Natchez sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Natchez

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Clark Creek Natural Area
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Longwood ©
Longwood
Rosalie Mansion ©
Rosalie Mansion
Stanton Hall ©
Stanton Hall

6
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Museum-lovers will appreciate U.S.S. Cairo Museum and The Tomato Place. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Vicksburg National Military Park and Vicksburg National Cemetery. Change things up with these side-trips from Vicksburg: B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center (in Indianola), Flowood Nature Park (in Flowood) and Jackson (Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Mississippi Children's Museum, & more). There's much more to do: shop like a local with Attic Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Trinity, try your luck at Ameristar Casino Vicksburg, and take an in-depth tour of Old Court House Museum - Eva W. Davis Memorial.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vicksburg trip planner.

Drive from Natchez to Vicksburg in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Vicksburg can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Jackson, Greenville Cypress Preserve, Outlets of Mississippi, Flowood Nature Park, B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center
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Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum

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