Diamondhead is located approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) from New Orleans and about 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Mobile.
Intrepid travelers will enjoy leaving the tourist trail completely behind by discovering some of the other towns and cities in the vicinity of Diamondhead. Go and see the Saint Stanislaus College and Hollywood Casino in and around Bay St Louis, which is roughly 6 miles (10 kilometers), away from Diamondhead. For even more variety, visit the Buccaneer State Park Wave Pool and Buccaneer State Park can all be found in and around Waveland, 7 miles (11 kilometers) away from Diamondhead.
Approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the east of Diamondhead is Gulfport, an important regional center which is home to Gulfport Premium Outlets, Gulfport SportsPlex and Gulf Islands Waterpark. Great Southern Golf Club, Windance Country Club and Lynn Meadows Discovery Center are just a handful of the other interesting attractions on offer here.
Enjoy a break from traveling and spend a few relaxing hours boating or surfing.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time fly home, head to the nearest major airport in Gulfport, 17 miles (27 kilometers) away.