Tunica Mississippi is the self-proclaimed "South's
casino capital" and rest assured there are no shortages
of Tunica casinos in
the city! The city is the biggest casino resort in the
nation after Atlantic
City and Las
Vegas with 24-hour casino gaming happening every day.
Aside from all the excitement at any Tunica casino there
are other things to do.
With an abundance of championship Mississippi
golf courses, excellent museums, fantastic shopping
and dining and more than 500 Tunica
hotels to choose from visitors can personalize their
holiday however they please. Add a little of this and
a little of that to create a memorable and fun vacation
in your own style.
Visitors often look for all encompassing Tunica vacation packages to bring together the necessary elements for a well-rounded holiday. Though Tunica casino gaming isn't a unique activity Tunica does give gambling its own special feel with an abundance of Southern hospitality. "Stay and Play" Tunica vacation packages are offered from every casino hotel in the city. Save a significant amount off the cost of regular holiday with the most common packages including Tunica hotel accommodation, airfare, dining, golf and non-stop gaming! Prices vary depending on what you choose and for how long.
If you're planning on touring other popular casinos transportation is best
had with a rental car and this can also be included in
Tunica vacation packages for the ultimate convenience.
A popular package includes "Two Rounds Two Nights"
at the Grand Casino Resort Tunica. Enjoy two rounds on
a Scottish-style links course and two nights accommodation
starting at $137.00 but be sure to check rates. Or try
a hotel and dinner combo in Tunica Mississippi and revel
in the cost savings. Tunica vacation packages are the
same as Vegas-style
packages save the destination. A number of different combinations
can be found to create a package with exactly what you
need for a getaway.
If nature is more your thing, Tunica camping is a great way to get outdoors. Arkabutla Lake is 20 minutes from the casino lights and offers a great mix of things to do. Camping, hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities abound. Almost 58,000 acres of water and land can be found as well as three Tunica camping classes. Dub Patton, the Outlet Channel and Kelley's Crossing al provide tent and RV sites with electric and water. All camps have picnic tables, tent pads, toilets and grills. Three beaches and 7 boat launches are also available for daytime activities. Bait shops around the lake conveniently sell fishing licenses by the day or longer. Site prices are between $5.00 and $18.00 and Dub Patton is the only area that takes reservations.
Tunica camping can also be done at Kingston's
Landing. The lake at here provides many opportunities
for a collection of watersports. Fishing, canoeing, swimming
and a boat launch are all found here. Amenities are basic
offering showers, toilets and an onsite shop. Sam's
Town, though best known as an RV park also has tent sites
available in Tunica Mississippi. Full hook-ups, on site
convenience store, grills and picnic tables, daily trash
pickup and complimentary shuttle to any Tunica casino
make these campgrounds a favorite.
The Riverpark is a big attraction in Tunica that looks over the Mississippi River and presents culture and history to visitors. The Tunica Museum will tell the tale of life in the city long before casinos went on the map and downtown Tunica Mississippi will keep you entertained for hours. Charming shops filled with unique gifts, souvenirs and antiques are fun to browse and there are many dining options in the area. Though there's no doubt most visitors seek out Tunica vacation packages for casino gaming there are still plenty of things to do and see in the city when the casino lights get too bright.