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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Vicksburg

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.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Vicksburg vacation planning app .

Dallas to Vicksburg is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight, taxi, and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Dallas in September, expect Vicksburg to be a bit cooler, temps between 87°F and 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Natchez.

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

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Natchez

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.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Natchez trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Vicksburg to Natchez takes 2 hours. In September in Natchez, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 66°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Houston.

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Longwood ©
Longwood
St. Mary Basilica
St. Mary Basilica
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First Presbyterian Church

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days
Houston

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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Traveling by combination of car and flight from Natchez to Houston takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Natchez in September, expect Houston to be a bit warmer, temps between 92°F and 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Houston

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Houston Museum of Natural Science
Houston Museum of Natural Science
Houston Zoo ©
Houston Zoo
Space Center Houston
Space Center Houston

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