8 days in Minnesota & Alabama Itinerary

8 days in Minnesota & Alabama Itinerary

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Bloomington
— 2 nights
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Birmingham
— 2 nights
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Montgomery
— 1 night
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Mobile
— 2 nights

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Bloomington

Bloomington ©
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
Bloomington is known for shopping, theme parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of America, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, and look for gifts at Candyland.

For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bloomington holiday maker site.

Durham to Bloomington is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Durham to Bloomington due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Durham in November: high temperatures in Bloomington hover around 43°F and lows are around 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Bloomington

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Mall of America ©
Mall of America
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Minnehaha Park ©
Minnehaha Park

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Negro Southern League Museum, take an in-depth tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at Red Clay Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at Breakout Games - Birmingham, then steep yourself in history at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, then see the interesting displays at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, and finally make a trip to Alabama Veterans Memorial Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Birmingham online tour builder.

Traveling by flight from Bloomington to Birmingham takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Bloomington, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Birmingham, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Montgomery.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Breakout Games - Birmingham ©
Breakout Games - Birmingham

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Montgomery

Montgomery
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): make a trip to Jackson Lake Island, contemplate the long history of Civil Rights Memorial Center, then appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and finally admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Montgomery driving holiday planner.

Drive from Birmingham to Montgomery in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Montgomery are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Mobile.

Things to do in Montgomery

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Legacy Museum
Legacy Museum
National Memorial for Peace and Justice ©
National Memorial for Peace and Justice
Civil Rights Memorial Center ©
Civil Rights Memorial Center

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Mobile

Mobile ©
On the 27th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Mobile Carnival Museum, then learn about all things military at Battleship USS ALABAMA, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Keep things going the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Fairhope Municipal Pier, then don't miss a visit to Fairhope Avenue, and then make a trip to Tolstoy Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Mobile trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Montgomery to Mobile in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mobile

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS ALABAMA ©
Battleship USS ALABAMA
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception ©
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Fairhope Avenue ©
Fairhope Avenue

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