9 days in Montgomery & Selma Itinerary

9 days in Montgomery & Selma Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Montgomery
— 6 nights
2
Selma
— 2 nights

6
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery ©
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Montgomery: Birmingham (Vulcan Park and Museum, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, &more) and Columbus (Columbus Riverwalk & Whitewater Express). There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home, get engrossed in the history at Rosa Parks Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum.

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Atlanta to Montgomery is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Montgomery can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for Selma.

Things to do in Montgomery

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Birmingham, Columbus, Jackson Lake Island
Highlights from your plan
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
National Memorial for Peace and Justice ©
National Memorial for Peace and Justice
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church ©
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church

2
nights
Selma

Selma ©
Selma is a city in and the county seat of Dallas County, in the Black Belt region of south central Alabama and extending to the west. Change things up with these side-trips from Selma: Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge (in West Blocton) and Bluff Hill (in Demopolis). There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Edmund Pettus Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Old Depot Museum, examine the collection at Sturdivant Hall Museum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Selma to Montgomery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Selma trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Montgomery to Selma takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Selma can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Selma

Historic Sites Museums Trails

Side Trips

Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge, Bluff Hill
Highlights from your plan
Edmund Pettus Bridge ©
Edmund Pettus Bridge
Brown Chapel AME Church ©
Brown Chapel AME Church
Old Live Oak Cemetery ©
Old Live Oak Cemetery

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