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Natchez Trace Parkway

2680 Natchez Trace Pkwy, Tupelo, MS 38804-9715
+1 800-305-7417
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Beautiful, Educational, Humbling

The Trace is simply amazing. There are so many different things to see, trails to hike, and of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jeff B
via mobile
Always wanted to drive this

We followed 330 miles on the Trace and it was spectacular. We are so spoiled with all our modern... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joe T
via mobile
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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 yesterday via mobile

The Trace is simply amazing. There are so many different things to see, trails to hike, and of course, the Visitor's Center. Recommend seeing all the sights in late October thru May given the extremity of the Mississippi heat.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We followed 330 miles on the Trace and it was spectacular. We are so spoiled with all our modern conveniences. This trail helps you imagine what it was like before modern inventions. A very peaceful drive and scenery was beautiful.

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Round trip Nashville to New Orleans. Went down (southward along the Mississippi (signed as the Great River Road) basically rt 61 and it was a waste of time. 400 miles and you see the Mississippi River maybe fifteen minutes) BUT came back on the NATCHEZ...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're trying to get somewhere fast, I suggest using an interstate or US Route. This is a two lane highway- great sights and it's picturesque. But- I don't recommend if trying to get somewhere fast.

Thank Brendan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited a short piece of the Trace near Tupelo, MS. National park that runs from Natchez, MS. to Nashville, TN. Highly recommended.

Thank vs1houston
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pretty the part we saw we didn't travel much on the parkway but what we saw was very nice.We were in Mississippi when we traveled on the parkway .

Thank sooners
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I drive the Trace very often as it is only a few miles from my house. Very relaxing and scenic drive. It cannot be used by commercial drivers so this make the drive even more enjoyable Most important piece of advice DO NOT go over...More

2  Thank Vandyb29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have traveled the Natchez Trace Parkway from one end to the other. The Bridge is awesome. Lots of wild life to see, but watch out for deer all along the way. We counted 150 in one night! Beautiful scenery and peaceful driving. There are...More

Thank maryrakestraw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I often use the Natchez Trace Parkway to avoid Tupelo traffic at peak traffic times. The Natchez Trace Parkway is very scenic and enjoyable. At night beware of all the deer. At all times of the day be aware of all the bicyclists.

Thank jerrybhowell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I travel the trace as often as I can. It is a nice change from the face paced highway system. The roads are maintained very well. They keep the trash picked up and the grass cut. There has been very few times that I haven't...More

Thank terrycarter52
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Charlyn73
1 August 2017|
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Response from bryonia2015 | Reviewed this property |
We found maps to the Trace to be impossible to get, with the exception of the download from the computer. Getting onto the Trace at Tupelo and going south is, in my opinion, the best part of the Parkway. Everything is... More
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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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