9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Gulfport
— 1 night
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Gulf Shores
— 1 night
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Orange Beach
— 1 night
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Pensacola
— 1 night
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Panama City Beach
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New Orleans

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 29th (Sat): examine the collection at New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, sample the fine beverages at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, then head outdoors with Ultimate Swamp Adventures, and finally learn about winemaking at NOLA Tropical Winery. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Our Sacred Stories, examine the collection at The Historic New Orleans Collection, get a dose of the wild on Happiness Bayou Tours, then explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, and finally identify plant and animal life at Old River Road Plantation Adventure.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip builder.

Dallas to New Orleans is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in August, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 82°F, while days are little chillier, around 82°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Gulfport.

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Gulfport

Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): sample the tasty concoctions at Chandeleur Brewing Company.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Gulfport trip maker.

Drive from New Orleans to Gulfport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you will find days in Gulfport are somewhat warmer (90°F), and nights are little chillier (75°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Gulfport

Museums · Golf · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

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The Oaks Golf Club ©
Golf Course
The Oaks Golf Club
4.1
Busted Wrench Garage Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Busted Wrench Garage Museum
4.2

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Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Gulf Shores day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Gulfport to Gulf Shores takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In September in Gulf Shores, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Orange Beach.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Outdoors · Spas · Parks · Beaches
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Gulf Shores Golf Club ©
Golf Course
Gulf Shores Golf Club
4.5
Gulf Shores Museum ©
History Museum
Gulf Shores Museum
3.7

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Orange Beach

Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): look for gifts at Souvenir City of Orange Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Alabama Point East.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Orange Beach route tool.

Orange Beach is just a stone's throw from Gulf Shores. September in Orange Beach sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Pensacola.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

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Foley Railroad Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Foley Railroad Museum
4.7
Indian & Sea Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Indian & Sea Museum
4.2
Souvenir City of Orange Beach ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Souvenir City of Orange Beach
4.0

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Pensacola

Western Gate to the Sunshine State

Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
On the 3rd (Thu), do a tasting at Beyond the Grape.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Pensacola day trip tool.

Getting from Orange Beach to Pensacola by car takes about an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Pensacola can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Pensacola

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
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Quayside ©
Art Gallery
Quayside
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Blue Morning Gallery ©
Art Gallery
Blue Morning Gallery
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Panama City Beach

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): examine the collection at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Man in the Sea, then learn about winemaking at Sea Breeze Winery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church (LCMS).

You can plan Panama City Beach trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Pensacola to Panama City Beach by car takes about 2.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Panama City Beach are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites

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