8 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast, Mississippi Gulf Coast & New Orleans Itinerary

8 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast, Mississippi Gulf Coast & New Orleans Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

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Mobile
— 2 nights
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Gulf Shores
— 2 nights
Drive
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Biloxi
— 1 night
Drive
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New Orleans
— 2 nights

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Mobile

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): stop by Fairhope Roasting Company, stroll the grounds of Confederate Rest Cemetery, then don't miss a visit to Tolstoy Park, then walk around Daphne Bayfront Park, and finally walk around Village Point Park Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Bienville Square, then take an in-depth tour of Phoenix Fire Museum, then don't miss a visit to Bragg-Mitchell Mansion, and finally appreciate the history behind Magnolia Cemetery.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Mobile. July in Mobile sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Mobile

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Gulf Shores

— 2 nights
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then take in panoramic vistas at Wharf Ferris Wheel. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Indian & Sea Museum, then look for gifts at Chocolate Corner, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Big Beach Brewing Company.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Gulf Shores tour itinerary website.

You can drive from Mobile to Gulf Shores in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Gulf Shores are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Biloxi.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Trails

Side Trip

Biloxi

— 1 night

Playground of the South

A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
On the 23rd (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Catholic Church, take in the views from Biloxi Bay Bridge, and then look for gifts at Sharkheads.

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You can drive from Gulf Shores to Biloxi in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Biloxi can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Biloxi

Historic Sites · Shopping

New Orleans

— 2 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): do a tasting at NOLA Tropical Winery, surround yourself with nature on Happiness Bayou Tours, and then take a stroll through Faubourg Marigny. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Our Sacred Stories and then pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Church.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New Orleans trip maker site.

You can drive from Biloxi to New Orleans in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Biloxi in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 80°F by day to 80°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Wildlife