Anyone looking for a great time in the United States would be crazy not to give the great state of Mississippi a try. With a rich culture, beautiful scenery and top-notch activities designed for a variety of interests, it’s no wonder Mississippi is a favourite for travellers of all kinds – particularly along the southern coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
With much of the state landlocked, you’d be forgiven if you were unaware Mississippi had access to the gulf – but that just gives you even more of a reason to check it out on shore or onboard any number of charter boats! The beautiful gulf climate draws visitors from all over, year ‘round to soak up the amazing weather, socialize and just generally have a good time. You haven’t seen a Mississippi like this before!
Take a look at some of the many attractions to be enjoyed on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast. Whether it’s on your own, with friends, family or an intimate escape for two, there’s something down here for everyone.
Superb Golf Courses
Golf enthusiasts are in for a treat as Mississippi’s Gulf Coast boasts some quality golf courses set against one of a kind scenery. With many courses designed by professional golfers to challenge and appeal to golf fans everywhere, it’s not unusual for people to travel here solely to hit the links!
With beautiful nature comes opportunity to explore it and what better way is there to do this than with a horse? Taking advantage of the rich array of forest, beach and grassland areas, Mississippi’s Gulf Coast has horseback riding trails that just call out to be explored. If you’re looking for that special thing to do with your family or with your spouse, look no further.
If there’s one thing they know how to do on the coast it’s fish – so why not join in? It doesn’t matter if you’re an experienced angler or you’ve never held a pole in your life, fishing here can be a great way to unwind, enjoy nature or get out on the water for some serious fun. Charter boats are available to take out and hook the big fish or if you’d rather stay on land, just head down to the piers with your rod in hand and take in a jaw dropping sunset as the fish nibble at your line.
Relaxing on the Beach
When all is said and done, there’s nothing like just laying on the beach and soaking up the rays. It’s the perfect accent to other low-key activities, like shopping or museum visiting, and can give you a break from the hectic pace of everyday life. You really can’t go wrong with a trip to Mississippi’s Gulf Coast.