The birthplace of the King of Rock ‘n Roll and headquarters to the Natchez Trace Parkway, one of America’s Top 10 National Parks, Tupelo is a place of exploration and inspiration. Imagine what you can do here!Discover Tupelo
It’s time for one final family getaway before the Back to School blues hit you! A perfect overnight trip to shop for supplies and clothes to get your school year started off right! Tax-free weekend is July 31 and August 1.Plan Now
You can still hear the beat of live music in the town that inspired Elvis to create his own!Find a show
From buffalo parks and $12 million car collections to one of the country’s most popular national parks and the birthplace of an international icon, things you thought could never happen in a small town like Tupelo happen all the time. That includes fabulous getaways where people make a connection—to each other and to Tupelo!
Make Tupelo yours by planning the perfect trip. Everywhere you see a + sign on the site, you can add that place to your personalized itinerary.
The Natchez Trace Parkway, one of America’s Top 10 National Parks, is headquartered in Tupelo, Mississippi – where the power of possibility helped turn a primitive trail into a national scenic treasure. Traveled by Native Americans over 8,000 years ago, the Natchez Trace Parkway spans 444 miles and reaches from Natchez, MS, to Nashville, TN. In Tupelo, guests can explore the Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center and discover the parkway’s history and inhabitants. For visitor information on the Natchez Trace Parkway, visit www.scenictrace.com.Watch Video
Elvis Presley was born in a two-room house in East Tupelo where he grew up dreaming of becoming a superhero with wavy hair, a cape, and a lightning bolt on his chest. For his 10th birthday, his mother bought him a guitar from Tupelo Hardware Company. Ten years later, he made his first gold record. Imagine what you can do here.
We know it’s your trip and you know what you want, but we know Tupelo and want to help make this the perfect trip for you. We’ve put some ideas together to get you started. You can add one of our stops or an entire itinerary to your Tupelo Trip. Have fun building the perfect getaway!