5 days in Alabama Itinerary

5 days in Alabama Itinerary

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Mobile
— 1 day
2
Montgomery
— 2 nights
3
Tuscumbia
— 1 night
4
Tuscaloosa
— 1 night

1
day
Mobile

Mobile ©
On the 16th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at History Museum of Mobile, then examine the collection at GulfQuest - National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico, and then learn about all things military at Battleship USS ALABAMA.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Mobile trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Mobile. In October, daily temperatures in Mobile can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Montgomery.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums
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Battleship USS ALABAMA ©
Battleship USS ALABAMA
History Museum of Mobile ©
History Museum of Mobile

2
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site and then admire the masterpieces at Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Here are some ideas for day two: tee off at Capitol Hill Golf Course, then look for gifts at Priester's Pecans, and then get engrossed in the history at Legacy Museum.

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You can drive from Mobile to Montgomery in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect slightly colder evenings in Montgomery when traveling from Mobile in October, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tuscumbia.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, Capitol Hill Golf Course, Priester's Pecans
Highlights from your plan
Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site ©
Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site
Legacy Museum
Legacy Museum
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts ©
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

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night
Tuscumbia

Tuscumbia ©
Tuscumbia is a city in and the county seat of Colbert County, Alabama, United States. On the 19th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Ivy Green, then see the interesting displays at Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, then examine the collection at Alabama Music Hall of Fame, and finally stroll the grounds of Coon Dog Memorial Cemetery.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tuscumbia itinerary planner.

You can drive from Montgomery to Tuscumbia in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Tuscumbia when traveling from Montgomery in October, with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tuscaloosa.

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
Coon Dog Memorial Cemetery ©
Coon Dog Memorial Cemetery
Alabama Music Hall of Fame ©
Alabama Music Hall of Fame

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night
Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa ©
Tuscaloosa is a city in and the seat of Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama (in the southeastern United States). On the 20th (Sun), stroll around Moundville Archaeological Park, look for gifts at The Makers Market, then see the interesting displays at Paul W. Bryant Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at Lake Nicol.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Tuscaloosa driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Tuscumbia to Tuscaloosa takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in October, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tuscaloosa

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Moundville Archaeological Park
Highlights from your plan
Paul W. Bryant Museum ©
Paul W. Bryant Museum
Moundville Archaeological Park ©
Moundville Archaeological Park
Lake Nicol ©
Lake Nicol

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