5 days in Alabama Itinerary

5 days in Alabama Itinerary

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5 days in Alabama Itinerary

Start: Syracuse
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Huntsville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Mobile
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Syracuse

2
nights
Huntsville

Huntsville ©
The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Madison County Nature Trail-Green Mountain, identify plant and animal life at Tigers For Tomorrow, then look for all kinds of wild species at Desoto Falls, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sallie Howard Memorial Baptist Church.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Huntsville planning app .

Syracuse to Huntsville is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Syracuse to Huntsville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Syracuse in December; daily highs in Huntsville reach 55°F and lows reach 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Mobile.

Things to do in Huntsville

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Mentone, Joe Wheeler State Park, Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Tigers For Tomorrow, Wheeler Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Desoto Falls ©
Desoto Falls
Wheeler Wildlife Refuge ©
Wheeler Wildlife Refuge

2
nights
Mobile

Mobile ©
Mobile is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): trek along Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, then identify plant and animal life at Dauphin Island Audubon Bird Sanctuary, then get engrossed in the history at History Museum of Mobile, and finally explore the world behind art at Mobile Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): look for gifts at Fairhope Roasting Company, then see the interesting displays at Foley Railroad Museum, then contemplate the long history of Richards DAR House Museum, and finally examine the collection at GulfQuest - National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mobile trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Huntsville to Mobile takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Huntsville in December: high temperatures in Mobile hover around 65°F and lows are around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, Fairhope Roasting Company, Dauphin Island Audubon Bird Sanctuary, Foley Railroad Museum
Highlights from your plan
History Museum of Mobile ©
History Museum of Mobile
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge ©
Richards DAR House Museum ©
Richards DAR House Museum

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