8 days in Vicksburg, Natchez & Houston Itinerary

8 days in Vicksburg, Natchez & Houston Itinerary

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8 days in Vicksburg, Natchez & Houston Itinerary

Dallas
Fly + taxi + bus:  5​h 30​min
Vicksburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Natchez
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Houston
— 4 nights
bus:  4​h
Dallas

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day
Vicksburg

Vicksburg is a city in and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): step aboard U.S.S. Cairo Museum and then get a sense of history and politics at Old Courthouse.

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Dallas to Vicksburg is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight, taxi, and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Dallas in September: high temperatures in Vicksburg hover around 87°F and lows are around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Natchez.

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Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg Riverfront Murals

1
day
Natchez

Natchez is the county seat and only city of Adams County, Mississippi, United States. On the 20th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Basilica, then take in the spiritual surroundings of First Presbyterian Church, then steep yourself in history at Longwood, and finally steep yourself in history at Stanton Hall.

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You can drive from Vicksburg to Natchez in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in September, and nighttime lows around 66°F. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Houston.

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Longwood
St. Mary Basilica
First Presbyterian Church

4
days
Houston

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
When in Houston, make a side trip to see Kemah Boardwalk in Kemah, approximately 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: engage your brain at Houston Museum of Natural Science, meet the residents at Houston Zoo, admire all the interesting features of Minute Maid Park, and admire the sheer force of Water Wall.

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You can do a combination of car and flight from Natchez to Houston in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Natchez in September; daily highs in Houston reach 92°F and lows reach 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Houston

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Kemah Boardwalk
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Houston Museum of Natural Science
Houston Zoo
Space Center Houston

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