5 days in Alabama Itinerary

5 days in Alabama Itinerary

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Birmingham
— 1 night
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Mobile
— 1 night
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Orange Beach
— 2 nights

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Morgan Creek Vineyards.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Birmingham tour itinerary builder site.

New York City to Birmingham is an approximately 6-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 somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in December: highs in Birmingham hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mobile.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Oak Mountain State Park ©
Oak Mountain State Park
Morgan Creek Vineyards ©
Morgan Creek Vineyards

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Mobile

Mobile ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, learn about all things military at Battleship USS ALABAMA, then examine the collection at Mobile Carnival Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Bellingrath Gardens and Home, and finally don't miss a visit to Dauphin Street.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Mobile trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Mobile takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Birmingham in December, with highs in Mobile at 65°F and lows at 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Orange Beach.

Things to do in Mobile

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS ALABAMA ©
Battleship USS ALABAMA
Bellingrath Gardens and Home ©
Bellingrath Gardens and Home
Dauphin Street ©
Dauphin Street

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Orange Beach

Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): stroll through Gulf State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Gulf State Park Fishing Pier, and then don't miss a visit to Fairhope Avenue. On the next day, see what you can catch with a fishing tour and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Orange Beach online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Mobile to Orange Beach in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Gulf State Park ©
Gulf State Park
Fishing Charters & Tours

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