The Top 10 Alabama Tourist Attractions

The Top 10 Alabama Tourist Attractions
Alabama has fun for everyone. People of all ages enjoy being able to visit Alabama. You can visit some beautiful white sand beaches or either you can visit some historic museums. It doesn’t matter what season it is in Alabama you will find that it is the perfect vacation destination throughout the year.

10. The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail – Mobile, Alabama
Play golf and be amazed at the scenery while you are playing at The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Mobile, Alabama. Every year this golf trial receives raving reviews. This golf trail has 468 holes and it’s one of the largest golf courses construction projects that was ever attempted. Alabama has lots of sunshine and warm weather so it makes it a perfect state to play goof in.

9. Birmingham Zoo – Birmingham, Alabama
One of the most popular attractions in Alabama is the Birmingham Zoo. Over 500,000 visitors visit the Birmingham zoo annually. It has 750 animals of around 250 species which also includes Koalas, sea lions, endangered species, kangaroos and much more. Throughout the year the Birmingham zoo also holds a lot of exciting events for all ages such as the Trials of Africa.

8. Orange Beach Art Center –Orange Beach, Al
This is one of those “unexpected surprises” that you’ll find in Orange Beach, Alabama. The art center has an incredible glass working demonstration that they show visitors. They also have a unique gallery and the artwork is stunning. There are even activities for people to join in on and you can make flowers in a blow your very own glass activity session. The flowers will turn out beautiful and the art center is just very interesting.

7. Gulf State Park – Gulf Shores, Al
This is a beautiful Gulf State Park. You’ll find some stunning beaches, lakes and science dunes. The sand is white and it’s soft plus powdery. The back drop is so relaxing and incredible. On the pier you can also go fishing. The location of this park is perfect and there’s also a big pool.

6. Point Mallard Waterpark – Decatur, Al
You’ll be impressed that this water park has something for everyone. It has a beach, a mini golf course, playground area and of course, there’s the water park. In the summer this is the place to visit. Enjoy the view of the river and much more. Plan your day at this water park and have fun in the wave pool and on the slides.

5. USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park – Mobile, Al
After playing golf in Alabama you might want relax and check out the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park. Explore the battleship and in World War II this battleship won 9 battle starts. Look at the spy plane that was kept super secret and also known as the Mach 3 A-12 Blackbird. These are just some of the incredible things you’ll be able to see at the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park.

4. Noccalula Falls Park & Campground – Gadsden, Al
You will be amazed at the incredible waterfalls in this park. Enjoy having a picnic when you are out. The park is small but you’ll find that there are things to do all day that will keep you busy and there are also a lot of animals in the park.

3. Botanical Garden – Huntsville, Al
The Botanical Garden is not only awesome but it also has a gift shop. They have a seasonal butterfly home, Scarecrow Trial, Spring of Festival Flowers and much more. When Christmas comes this place just lights up and they go all out with decorating it but it’s beautiful throughout the year.

2. Cheaha State Park – Delta, Al
Cheaha State Park is a state park with 2,799 acres. It has a variety of fun things for you to do such as hiking trails and it also has a lodge and a nice restaurant. This is one of the highest points in Alabama because of the Appalachian Mountains Foothill. The Creek Indians named it the Cheaha because it means high place. One famous attraction near the state park is the Talladega Superspeedway.

1. U.S. Space & Rocket Center – Huntsville, Al
Welcome to the home of the Aviation Challenge and Space Camp. This center is known as one of the best U.S. space flight museums in the entire world. Some of the facilities include the Rocket Park, Spacedome Theater and the Education Training Center plus you’ll find many more things at this center. Learn about space, the Apollo missions, Space Shuttle program and other adventures dealing with space. The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is fun for everyone.

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