Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Attractions on Alabama's Gulf Coast

There’s so much to do during a beach vacation along the Alabama Gulf Coast. The possibilities are nearly endless! Enjoy a dolphin cruise and see what nature offers in both the back bays and the Gulf of Mexico. Does fishing have you hooked? Boat rentals, Orange Beach charter fishing trips and pier fishing abound.

Is adventure your middle name? Try the Segway tours at the Gulf State Park or travel to Historic Fort Morgan and relive the early days of our nation’s history. Make time for a trip to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and get a first-hand look at the “Little Zoo That Could.” At the end of the day, there’s still time for a walk along the beach at sunset. Of course, you can always plan a day for just relaxing on the beach and digging your toes in the sand. 

Discover a whole new definition of fun when you stay and play in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach.

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USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park

USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park
2703 Battleship Pkwy.
Mobile, AL 36602
(800) 426-4929
(251) 433-2703
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From the WWII Battleship USS ALABAMA to the Submarine USS DRUM and over 25 aircraft, the spirit of military pride is alive and well at Mobile’s Battleship Memorial Park.
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Adventure Island

24559 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL 36561-
(251) 974-1500
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Adventure Island features rides and thrills for the entire family. Ride go karts, bumper boats and play lazer tag. Experience adventure golf, the arcade or go on our paddle boat rides. We also offer kiddie rides. Experience the eruption of the 5-story volcano as it comes alive with fire and sound. Adventure Island – the ultimate in family fun! Adventure Island is located in the heart of Orange Beach across the street from Seaside Beach & Racquet and Phoenix V Condominiums, directly across the street from the Gulf.
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Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

1204 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-5732
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Get ready for a wild ride at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, where you can get up-close-and-personal with more than 500 animals including encounters with sloths, kangaroos and lemurs.

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Alabama's Coastal Connection Scenic Byway


 
(877) 980-8224
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Beautiful beaches, authentic downtowns, wildlife preserves, historic sites and fresh-off-the-boat seafood are all yours to enjoy along Alabama’s Coastal Connection. Experience the link between the traditions of the Deep South and laid-back island lifestyle and connect with the waters, ways and wildlife of Alabama’s Gulf Coast.
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Alligator Alley

19950 County Rd. 71
Summerdale, AL 36580
251-946-BITE (2483)
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See over 450 alligators from hatchlings to mature adults, relaxing, sunbathing, courting and nesting in their natural environment with an opportunity to feed them! Seasonal feeding times are 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
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AMC Classic Wharf 15

23151 Wharf Ln.
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 981-4444
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One of the nation’s largest motion picture exhibitors, AMC CLassic is a U.S. leader in digital cinema and 3D cinema deployments.
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Arena the Next Level

4720 Main St. Ste. M-205
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 224-5297
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Arena the Next Level is the newest and prettiest family attraction on the Gulf Coast. Our lazer tag and bazooka ball are safe and fun for all ages.
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Audubon Bird Sanctuary

213 Bienville Blvd.
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
(251) 861-3607
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The sanctuary consists of 164 acres of maritime forest, marshes, dunes, a lake, swamp and beach. Multiple walking trails, some handicapped accessible, allow the avid birder miles of habitat for spotting neo-tropical migrants.
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Wales West Light Railway

13670 Smiley St.
Silverhill, AL 36576
(888) 569-5337
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Enjoy daily train rides, lake swimming with a water slide, fishing, and an indoor heated pool. Birthday parties and field trips are available. Live steam train rides are available at Halloween, Christmas, Easter, and Train Robbery in June.
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Waterville USA

906 Gulf Shores Pkwy.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 948-2106
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The ultimate in family fun, Waterville USA is a 20-acre water park and amusement park located in the Gulf Shores beach resort community. We are open from May 20 through Labor day weekend. Check the website for seasonal water park and amusement park hours.
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