6 days in Alabama Itinerary

6 days in Alabama Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alabama vacation planner
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Mobile
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Hamilton
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Birmingham
— 1 night
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Montgomery
— 1 night
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Mobile — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, then see the interesting displays at Mobile Carnival Museum, then brush up on your military savvy at Battleship USS ALABAMA, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Adventure Island, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then take in the waterfront activity at The Wharf.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Mobile trip itinerary app.

Valparaiso to Mobile is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hamilton.
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Hamilton — 2 nights

Hamilton is a city in Marion County, Alabama, United States. Rock Bridge Canyon Equestrian Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Dismals Canyon, then take a pleasant ride with Rock Bridge Canyon Equestrian Park, and then don't miss a visit to Organic Vessels Studio Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Tishomingo State Park and then take a peaceful walk through Sipsey Wilderness.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hamilton online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Mobile to Hamilton takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Mobile in October; daily highs in Hamilton reach 75°F and lows reach 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Birmingham.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Birmingham — 1 night

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 11th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, then join the crowd at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, and then explore the galleries of Vulcan Park and Museum.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Birmingham road trip website.

Getting from Hamilton to Birmingham by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Montgomery.
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Montgomery — 1 night

Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. state of Alabama and is the county seat of Montgomery County. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, contemplate the long history of National Memorial for Peace and Justice, then admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum, and finally make a trip to Jackson Lake Island.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Montgomery trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Montgomery takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in October, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive back home.
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Alabama travel guide

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Military Museums · Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching
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.
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