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.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
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.
AIRFARES - HOTELS - RENTAL CARS:
TOURISM SITES AND LINKS:
PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS:
- Electricity: 110/120V, 60Hz
- Times to Travel: Located in the southern U. S., Mississippi can be visited any time of the year.
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.
For the latest information, including required documentation, any interested party should apply at the American Embassy or Consulate with jurisdiction over their place of permanent residence. In addition, we strongly recommend visiting the U.S. Department of State's visa website page