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Natchez Trace Parkway

2680 Natchez Trace Pkwy, Tupelo, MS 38804-9715
+1 800-305-7417
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A Peaceful Drive Through The South

A drive up the Trace to Nashville takes about the same amount of time as speeding up the four-lane... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Patrick V
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Tupelo, Mississippi
Natural Natchez

The NPS map of the Trace is a nightmare to print at home, so we determined to get the maps and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bryonia2015
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Brisbane, Australia
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This 444-mile parkway follows a Native American footpath from Natchez, MS to Nashville, TN.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2680 Natchez Trace Pkwy, Tupelo, MS 38804-9715
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+1 800-305-7417
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A drive up the Trace to Nashville takes about the same amount of time as speeding up the four-lane, but spares you from the trucks and traffic. Most of the stops are well worth a quick visit - especially the 2 waterfalls in Tennessee and...More

Thank Patrick V
Reviewed 4 days ago

The NPS map of the Trace is a nightmare to print at home, so we determined to get the maps and direction from the Visitors Centre in Natchez, which was not signposted and was shuttered when we arrived. For one of it's gems Natchez does...More

Thank bryonia2015
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great way to travel if you're willing, or have the ability, to slow down and relax. A beautiful drive if you enjoy getting there.

Thank I1113BZmichaelb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The visitors center was interesting and the drive was beautiful. Would love to spend more time in this area

Thank Alma S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had done the top part of the Natchez a few years back and this was an opportunity to do the bottom half. I traveled from Natchez to Rt. 72 in northern Mississippi. Beautiful scenery and the road except in very few places is well maintained....More

Thank blues4545
Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive to see the scenery and the wildlife, especially the wildlife, is nice. The drive in the fall is better. Many historical markers. However, you have to watch out for the crazy drivers. Any vehicle with a Southeastern USA license plate - let's just...More

1  Thank dhns2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel the parkway frequently. It is peaceful, but it gets a little boring after a while. Nothing but up close and personal trees to look at. Not much in the way of scenery, at least in the Northeastern part of Mississippi.

1  Thank 439sanerb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the trace all the way from Natchez to the Mississippi border. It was very informative and would recommend it to anyone that is going to that area.

Thank bbjsanow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Interstate just cheats you out of the real treats in life. Those are off the beaten path. Speaking of old pathways, the Natchez Trace Parkway is an old Indian trade route from the New Orleans to Nashville. Right smack in the middle of it...More

2  Thank girlcarbuilder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are lots of stops along this beautiful parkway driving journey. The history behind the parkway is best explained in the film that is shown at the Visitor’s Center, and it’s worth the stop to get out, stretch your legs, and step inside to learn...More

Thank BradandStacy41
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Valentina Z
20 March 2017|
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Response from SouthernTraveler58 | Reviewed this property |
There are many beautiful homes in Natchez. The drive from the southern terminus of the trace in Natchez to Jackson can be done in about 3 hours if you don't stop much. You definitely do want to stop at Mt Locust, Owens... More
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V9900IPmargarets
22 February 2017|
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Response from Trudy S | Reviewed this property |
Go to the visitor center and get your map before you start the drive or you could look it up on line and see if you could get it that way. I hope that it helped you out some.
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199Bruce
13 February 2017|
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Response from Jay H | Reviewed this property |
Try the following Google search: Natchez Trace Visitor Center Tupelo - (662) 680-4027
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