A Secret Paradise Awaits You On This Remote Mississippi Island And You’ll Want To Visit

For many, a tropical getaway would require traveling out of state and possibly an expensive flight. Luckily, that’s not the case for us Mississippians. You see, less than a mile off the state’s coastline lays a desolate island, otherwise known as Deer Island. The secluded spot features pristine water, unrivaled views, and up close encounters with wildlife. Even better, the secret paradise is easily accessible and just waiting to be explored. Take a look:

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Get a closer look at Mississippi’s tropical paradise in the video below by the Sun Herald:


Have you ever visited Deer Island? Tell us about your experience in the comments section.

Check out another of the state’s islands in “The Day Trip Of A Lifetime You Can Only Take In Mississippi.