5 days in Alabama Itinerary

5 days in Alabama Itinerary

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Muscle Shoals
— 1 night
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Scottsboro
— 3 nights
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Muscle Shoals

Muscle Shoals is the largest city in Colbert County, Alabama, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Sipsey Wilderness, Dismals Canyon and Cane Creek Canyon Nature Preserve. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): walk around Spring Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Muscle Shoals route planner.

Memphis to Muscle Shoals is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in July, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Scottsboro.

Things to do in Muscle Shoals

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Scottsboro

Scottsboro is a city in Jackson County, Alabama, United States. On the 20th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Scottsboro Boys Museum & Cultural Center, then Head underground at Cathedral Caverns State Park, and then tee off at Goose Pond Colony Resort. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Old Jail Museum, gain insight at University of the South, and then appreciate the history behind The Cross.

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You can drive from Muscle Shoals to Scottsboro in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. July in Scottsboro sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Scottsboro

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

Alabama travel guide

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Dolphin & Whale Watching · Military Museums · Specialty Museums
Heart of Dixie
Known as a focal point of the civil rights struggle in the 1960s, Alabama features diverse landscapes that include tall mountains, rolling hills, and gentle plains. Though still largely undiscovered by foreign visitors, Alabama offers tourists a chance to discover the distinct culture of the Deep South. In addition to well-preserved examples of antebellum architecture, this area also boasts an outstanding local cuisine, famous for traditional barbecue recipes passed down from generation to generation. Looking for outdoorsy things to do? Nature lovers on holiday can explore the state's beaches, rugged canyons, and lush river valleys.