Mississippi Travel Info.ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)
All visitors to Mississippi, the "Magnolia State", get a taste of the Deep South, and its welcoming hospitalty and rich history.
Significant battles of America's Civil War occured in Mississippi, and one of the most important of all was fought at Vicksburg, which today is a national park.
In addtion to the hundreds of historic sites spread across the state, additional attractions include sandy beaches along the Gulf Coast, thousands of acres of state parks, beautiful antebellum homes and plantation mansions, and casinos and riverboat gambling venues.
For additional attractions and points-of-interest (and there are many), follow the links below.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
- Electricity: 110/120V, 60Hz
- Times to Travel: Located in the southern U. S., Mississippi can be visited any time of the year.
TOURISM SITES AND LINKS:
- Black Creek Wilderness
- Blues Trail
- Casinos and Gaming
- Civil War Trail
- Elvis Presley Birthplace
- Gettysburg Monuments
- Grand Village of Natchez Indians
- Hunting and Fishing
- Mississippi Airports
- Mississippi Golf Courses
- Mississippi Gulf Coast
- Mississippi State Parks
- Mississippi State Tourism
- Mississippi State Tourism (866) 733-6477
- Mississippi Transportation Information
- Mississippi Travel Guide
- Natchez Antebellum Pilgrimage Tours
- Natchez Trace and Scenic Trails
- Petrified Forest
- Rosemont Plantation (Jefferson Davis Home)
- Stennis Space Center (NASA)
- Tourism Association
- U.S. National Park Service
- Vicksburg National Military Park
PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS:
United States entry requirements are the same in all states, with most foreign travelers requiring a visa. There are exceptions as Canadian citizens only need proof of that citizenship. Travelers coming to the U.S. for tourism or business for 90 days or less from qualified countries may be eligible to visit the U.S. without a visa.