4 days in Alabama Itinerary

4 days in Alabama Itinerary

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4 days in Alabama Itinerary

Start: Tallahassee, Florida
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Huntsville
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Tuscumbia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Birmingham
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Montgomery
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Tallahassee, Florida

1
day
Huntsville

Huntsville ©
The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
On the 19th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Burritt on the Mountain, identify plant and animal life at Madison County Nature Trail-Green Mountain, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Huntsville holiday builder site .

Tallahassee to Huntsville is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tallahassee in April; daily highs in Huntsville reach 72°F and lows reach 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tuscumbia.

Things to do in Huntsville

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Burritt on the Mountain ©
Burritt on the Mountain
Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment ©
Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment

1
night
Tuscumbia

Tuscumbia ©
Tuscumbia is a city in and the county seat of Colbert County, Alabama, United States. On the 20th (Sat), stroll the grounds of Coon Dog Memorial Cemetery, examine the collection at Alabama Music Hall of Fame, then see the interesting displays at Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, and finally steep yourself in history at Ivy Green.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Tuscumbia day trip planner .

You can drive from Huntsville to Tuscumbia in 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Tuscumbia can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Tuscumbia

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Muscle Shoals Sound Studio
Highlights from your plan
Muscle Shoals Sound Studio ©
Muscle Shoals Sound Studio
Ivy Green ©
Ivy Green
Alabama Music Hall of Fame ©
Alabama Music Hall of Fame

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve, then get to know the fascinating history of Civil Rights District, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kelly Ingram Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Birmingham trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Tuscumbia to Birmingham in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Birmingham can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Montgomery.

Things to do in Birmingham

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Kelly Ingram Park ©
Kelly Ingram Park
Civil Rights District ©
Civil Rights District
Ruffner Mountain ©
Ruffner Mountain

1
night
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Alabama Department of Archives and History, then stroll the grounds of Hank Williams Memorial - Oakwood Annex Cemetery, then contemplate the long history of Old Alabama Town, and finally admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Montgomery trip planning website .

Drive from Birmingham to Montgomery in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Montgomery sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Montgomery

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Legacy Museum ©
Legacy Museum

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