14 days in North Alabama Itinerary

14 days in North Alabama Itinerary

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Fly to Huntsville International Carl T Jones Field, Drive to Florence
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Florence
— 3 nights
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Gadsden
— 4 nights
Drive
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Huntsville
— 6 nights
Fly

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Florence

Florence is a city in and the county seat of Lauderdale County, Alabama, United States, in the state's northwest corner.According to the 2010 census, the city's population was 39,319.Florence is the largest and principal city of the Metropolitan Statistical Area known as "The Shoals" (which includes Muscle Shoals, Sheffield, and Tuscumbia metropolitan areas in Colbert and Lauderdale counties). Get outdoors at Pickwick Lake and Cane Creek Canyon Nature Preserve. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wichahpi Commemorative Stone Wall and W. C. Handy Birthplace, Museum & Library. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Alabama Music Hall of Fame, contemplate the long history of Belle Mont Mansion, walk around River Heritage Park, and explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of the Shoals.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online itinerary planner.

Dallas to Florence is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Dallas in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Florence, with lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Gadsden.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Gadsden

Gadsden is a city in and the county seat of Etowah County in the U.S. Step off the beaten path and head to Martin Wildlife Park Trail and Marthas Falls. Step out of the city life by going to Lake Guntersville State Park Cabins by RRM and True Adventure Sports. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gadsden: Town Creek Fishing Center (in Guntersville), Sallie Howard Memorial Baptist Church (in Mentone) and Orbix Hot Glass (in Fort Payne). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Neely Henry Lake, sample the tasty concoctions at Back Forty Beer Co, have fun and explore at Imagination Place, and stroll the grounds of A Walk Through Time Forrest Cemetery.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gadsden trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Gadsden in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in November, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Huntsville.

Things to do in Gadsden

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Huntsville

Rocket City

The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Maple Hill Cemetery and Twickenham. Get outdoors at Monte Sano Nature Preserve and Land Trust of North Alabama. Get out of town with these interesting Huntsville side-trips: Decatur (Morgan Price Candy Company & Old Decatur Historic District) and Cullman (Southern Accents Architectural Antiques, Sportsman Lake Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Huntsville Depot Museum, steep yourself in history at Huntsville Madison County Veterans Memorial, examine the collection at Roundhouse Depot, and don't miss a visit to Ditto Landing.

Make your Huntsville itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Gadsden to Huntsville takes 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Huntsville

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips