6 days in Alabama Itinerary

6 days in Alabama Itinerary

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Orange Beach
— 2 nights
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Birmingham
— 2 nights
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Huntsville
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Orange Beach

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Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Kids will enjoy Gulf State Park Fishing Pier and Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. The adventure continues: go for a stroll along the water at The Wharf, test your problem-solving skills at Breakout Games - Orange Beach, find something for the whole family at Adventure Island, and look for gifts at Pepper Palace.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Orange Beach journey planner.

San Francisco to Orange Beach is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Orange Beach due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Orange Beach, with highs around 66°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games

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Pier / Boardwalk
Gulf State Park Fishing Pier
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Marina
The Wharf
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Birmingham

Birmingham ©

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): observe the fascinating underwater world at McWane Science Center, explore the landscape on two wheels at Rotary Trail, then meet the residents at Birmingham Zoo, and finally don't miss a visit to Alabama Veterans Memorial Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, then test your problem-solving skills at Locked In: The Birmingham Escape Game, and then take some stellar pictures from Vulcan Park and Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Birmingham trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Orange Beach to Birmingham takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or fly. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Orange Beach in December: high temperatures in Birmingham hover around 59°F and lows are around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Huntsville.

Things to do in Birmingham

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums
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Huntsville

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Rocket City

The three historical districts of Huntsville are tucked amid the lush greenery of nearly 60 parks within the city limits.
On the 23rd (Wed), examine the collection at The Weeden House Museum and Garden, get curious at U.S. Space and Rocket Center, and then admire the natural beauty at Huntsville Botanical Garden.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Huntsville online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Huntsville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Huntsville, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Huntsville

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
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