4 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast Itinerary

4 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alabama's Gulf Coast attractions planner

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Mobile
— 1 night
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Orange Beach
— 2 nights
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Mobile

— 1 night
On the 18th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Bellingrath Gardens and Home and then examine the collection at Mobile Carnival Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Conde-Charlotte Museum, deepen your understanding at Battleship USS ALABAMA, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Mobile day trip planner.

Birmingham to Mobile is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Birmingham in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 62°F in Mobile. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Orange Beach.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Orange Beach

— 2 nights
Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
On the 20th (Wed), kick back and relax at Gulf State Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail - Rosemary Dunes Trailhead, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): stroll through Gulf State Park Fishing Pier, then go for a stroll along the water at The Wharf, and then look for gifts at Pepper Palace.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Orange Beach route planner.

Drive from Mobile to Orange Beach in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Orange Beach are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip