10 days in Alabama Itinerary

10 days in Alabama Itinerary

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10 days in Alabama Itinerary

Start: Guayaquil
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Huntsville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Birmingham
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Montgomery
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Mobile
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Guayaquil

1
night
Huntsville

Huntsville ©
The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum, then look for gifts at Unclaimed Baggage Center, and then walk around Big Spring Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): get curious at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, admire the natural beauty at Huntsville Botanical Garden, and then admire the majestic nature at Monte Sano State Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Huntsville trip itinerary tool .

Guayaquil, Ecuador to Huntsville is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Ecuador Time (ECT) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December, Huntsville is cooler than Guayaquil - with highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Huntsville

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Unclaimed Baggage
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Huntsville Botanical Garden ©
Huntsville Botanical Garden
U.S. Space and Rocket Center ©
U.S. Space and Rocket Center
U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum ©
U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum

2
nights
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 29th (Sun), walk around Vulcan Park and Museum, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at McWane Science Center, then take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of 16th Street Baptist Church. On your second day here, get to know the resident critters at Birmingham Zoo, then see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

Discover how to plan a Birmingham trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Huntsville to Birmingham by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. December in Birmingham sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Montgomery.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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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

2
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, explore the galleries of Civil Rights Memorial Center, then contemplate the long history of First White House of the Confederacy, and finally get your game on at Montgomery Indoor Shooting Complex. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Legacy Museum, take an in-depth tour of Rosa Parks Museum, then appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, then contemplate the long history of Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, and finally don't miss a visit to Jackson Lake Island.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Montgomery route planning site .

You can drive from Birmingham to Montgomery in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Montgomery are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Mobile.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Jackson Lake Island
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Montgomery Indoor Shooting Complex ©
Legacy Museum ©
Legacy Museum

3
nights
Mobile

Mobile ©
Mobile is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, brush up on your military savvy at Battleship USS ALABAMA, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Fairhope Avenue and then admire the majestic nature at Gulf State Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Mobile vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to Mobile takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Montgomery in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Mobile, with lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mobile

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Gulf Shores, Fairhope Avenue
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Gulf State Park ©
Gulf State Park
Battleship USS ALABAMA ©
Battleship USS ALABAMA

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