9 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast Itinerary

9 days in Alabama's Gulf Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alabama's Gulf Coast trip itinerary planner

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Mobile
— 3 nights
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Gulf Shores
— 5 nights
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Mobile

— 3 nights
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mobile: Fairhope (Fairhope Avenue & Fairhope Municipal Pier), Bellingrath Gardens and Home (in Theodore) and Dauphin Island (Fort Gaines, Dauphin Island Sea Lab Estuarium, &more).

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mobile attractions planner.

Miami to Mobile is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Miami in March, things will get slightly colder in Mobile: highs are around 70°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Mobile

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Gulf Shores

— 5 nights
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Gulf Shores side-trips: Alligator Alley (in Summerdale) and FORT MORGAN HISTORIC SITE (in Fort Morgan). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Gulf State Park, sample the tasty concoctions at Big Beach Brewing Company, kick back and relax at Gulf Shores Public Beach, and trek along Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail - Rosemary Dunes Trailhead.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Gulf Shores road trip planner.

Drive from Mobile to Gulf Shores in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in March, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips