10 days in Alabama & Mississippi Itinerary

10 days in Alabama & Mississippi Itinerary

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Huntsville
— 1 night
2
Birmingham
— 1 night
3
Montgomery
— 1 night
4
Mobile
— 2 nights
5
Biloxi
— 1 night
6
Vicksburg
— 3 nights

1
night
Huntsville

Huntsville ©
The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Huntsville travel route planner.

Madison to Huntsville is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Madison in January, expect Huntsville to be much warmer, temps between 48°F and 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Birmingham.

Things to do in Huntsville

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Unclaimed Baggage, Isom's Orchard
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U.S. Space and Rocket Center ©
U.S. Space and Rocket Center
Unclaimed Baggage ©
Unclaimed Baggage
Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment ©
Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment

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night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 4th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, then get great views at Vulcan Park and Museum, then examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Alabama Veterans Memorial Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Birmingham road trip planning website.

You can drive from Huntsville to Birmingham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Montgomery.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Parks
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Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Vulcan Park and Museum ©
Vulcan Park and Museum

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night
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. On the 5th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Legacy Museum, then contemplate the long history of National Memorial for Peace and Justice, then steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Montgomery Indoor Shooting Complex.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Montgomery itinerary planner.

You can drive from Birmingham to Montgomery in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January in Montgomery, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 36°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mobile.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Memorial for Peace and Justice ©
National Memorial for Peace and Justice
Legacy Museum
Legacy Museum
Montgomery Indoor Shooting Complex ©
Montgomery Indoor Shooting Complex

2
nights
Mobile

Mobile ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Mobile Carnival Museum, then make a trip to Fairhope Avenue, then brush up on your military savvy at Battleship USS ALABAMA, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Gulf State Park, then get a taste of the local shopping with Foley Art Center, and then take in the waterfront at Fairhope Municipal Pier.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Mobile trip planner.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to Mobile takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Montgomery in January since evenings lows in Mobile dip to 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Biloxi.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Fairhope, Foley Art Center, Gulf State Park
Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS ALABAMA ©
Battleship USS ALABAMA
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception ©
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Fairhope Avenue ©
Fairhope Avenue

1
night
Biloxi

Biloxi ©
A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Beauvoir, then try your luck at Beau Rivage Casino, and then try your luck at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Biloxi travel route planner.

You can drive from Mobile to Biloxi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January in Biloxi, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Biloxi

Casinos · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beau Rivage Casino ©
Beau Rivage Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi ©
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi
Beauvoir ©
Beauvoir

3
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Mississippi Children's Museum (in Jackson), First Presbyterian Church of Port Gibson (in Port Gibson) and Natchez (St. Mary Basilica, Stanton Hall, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park, trek along Ridgeland Bike Trail, and take a tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Vicksburg route planner.

Drive from Biloxi to Vicksburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Traveling from Biloxi in January, Vicksburg is slightly colder at night with lows of 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Natchez, Mississippi Children's Museum, First Presbyterian Church of Port Gibson, Ridgeland Bike Trail
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Longwood ©
Longwood

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