7 days in Alabama Itinerary

7 days in Alabama Itinerary

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7 days in Alabama Itinerary

Start: Oklahoma City
Fly + Drive:  5​h
1
Orange Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
2
Gulf Shores
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Mobile
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Oklahoma City

2
nights
Orange Beach

Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Explore hidden gems such as Fishing Charters & Tours and Veterans Memorial Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Orange Beach: Parasailing & Paragliding (in Pensacola Beach) and Pensacola (National Naval Aviation Museum & Joe Patti's Seafood Company). It doesn't end there: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Orange Beach trip planner .

Oklahoma City to Orange Beach is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in August, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Pensacola, Parasailing & Paragliding, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
National Naval Aviation Museum ©
National Naval Aviation Museum
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores ©
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Gulf Shores Museum, then trek along Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, then putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf, and finally kick back and relax at Gulf Shores Public Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Pensacola Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Alligator Alley, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Big Beach Brewing.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Gulf Shores online tour itinerary planner .

Gulf Shores is just a stone's throw from Orange Beach. In September, daytime highs in Gulf Shores are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Mobile.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Pensacola Beach, Alligator Alley
Highlights from your plan
Pensacola Beach ©
Pensacola Beach
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf ©
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf
Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge ©

2
nights
Mobile

Mobile ©
Mobile is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): examine the collection at Mobile Carnival Museum, then contemplate the long history of Fort Gaines, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium. On your second day here, examine the collection at Fairhope Museum, then take a leisurely stroll along Fairhope Municipal Pier, and then brush up on your military savvy at Battleship USS ALABAMA.

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You can drive from Gulf Shores to Mobile in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Mobile are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Dauphin Island, Fairhope
Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS ALABAMA ©
Battleship USS ALABAMA
Fairhope Museum ©
Fairhope Museum
Fort Gaines ©
Fort Gaines

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