6 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast Itinerary

6 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alabama's Gulf Coast trip planner

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Gulf Shores
— 3 nights
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Mobile
— 2 nights
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Gulf Shores

— 3 nights
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Take a break from Gulf Shores with a short trip to Alligator Alley in Summerdale, about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Gulf State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Orange Beach Waterfront Park, hike along Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail - Rosemary Dunes Trailhead, and admire the majestic nature at Gulf State Park Fishing Pier.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gulf Shores trip itinerary tool.

Dallas to Gulf Shores is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In March, daytime highs in Gulf Shores are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Mobile.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Mobile

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Mobile Carnival Museum, then walk around Spanish Plaza Park, then take a tour of Battleship USS ALABAMA, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Bellingrath Gardens and Home, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium, and then steep yourself in history at Fort Gaines.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mobile trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gulf Shores to Mobile takes 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Mobile can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Mobile

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips