Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
Tours can be a great way to maximize your vacation time in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Tours keep you organized and on a schedule, which can help you get the most out of your precious time away. They’re also run by destination experts who can point things out you might otherwise miss. Tours in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach run the gamut from thrilling to low-key ways to sight see.
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are famous for their accessibility to dolphins via cruises and tours. Enjoy your time on a boat as you get up close and personal to these playful majestic creatures as they swim alongside your vessel. Dolphin cruises
are amongst our most popular tourist attractions on Alabama's Gulf Coast.
Sure, you could rent a kayak and go off on your own, but here’s what’s waiting for you in a kayak tour:
- A boat ride to the hidden-away places, known only to the guides and only accessible by kayak
- Glimpsing osprey, pelicans blue herons and pelicans
- Getting up close to playful dolphins
- A relaxing and surreal experience you’ll never forget
Why walk when you can roll? And let’s face it; Segways are just cool. After a quick tutorial on how to operate them and stay balanced, you’re off on fun guided adventures through backcountry trails where your guide will point out birds, deer, and other animals. Segway tours are a low-intensity activity suitable for all ages while also giving you a thrill of driving a fun motorized toy!
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4575 Orange Beach Blvd.
We are a locally-owned company focused on providing the best bike sales, service and rentals. Our rental options include comfort, kids and road bikes; all from top-quality brands.
Intercoastal Safaris offers duck and hog hunting, inshore and offshore fishing, bow fishing and flounder gigging. Ask about our all-inclusive packages which include transportation, lodging, meals and more perfect for bachelor and bachelorette parties. Inquire about our angling school to help perfect your fishing know-how. We make sure our guides and vendors provide our customers with exceptional professionalism, customer service, communication and promptness. You will come for the adventure and leave as our friend. Book your next hunting or fishing trip with us today.
34745 State Hwy. 225
Historic Blakeley State Park encompasses over 2,100 acres of the largest National Register Historic Site in the eastern United States. The park's grounds include the site of the last major battle of the Civil War, including several miles of unspoiled Confederate and Union fortifications associated with the Battle of Fort Blakeley of April 9, 1865; the site and remnants of the important early Alabama town of Blakeley; colonial era homesteads, and evidence of American Indian habitation from the Archaic, Woodland, Mississippian, and Historic periods.
350 Oakleigh Place
The Historic Oakleigh House Museum is a circa 1833 country villa built by Virginia cotton mogul James Roper. A raised T-Shaped Greek Revival home, Oakleigh is a remarkable example of historic preservation and adaptation. The home has been occupied for more than 180 years, first as a home to five families, then by the Greek Orthodox Church and finally, by the Historic Mobile Preservation Society. Oakleigh has one of the most exquisite decorative and fine art collections in the South, containing more than 1,000 artifacts.
4830 Main St. Ste. G-114
Experience the thrills of Alabama's longest zipline course, over 6000 feet of flying fun! Your 2 hour guided tour soars up to 110 feet above ground as you see and learn about the pristine coastal wetlands setting, starting from and ending at the wharf in Orange Beach. Bring your family, group or team for an unforgettable, adrenaline-filled Zipline adventure.
9876 McGee Street
Explore the wonder and beauty of nature along the Gulf Coast waterway. Guided kayak tours, sail, shrimp, fish and swim with Gulf Bay Adventures. This is a dolphin experience like no other.
2703 Battleship Pkwy.
This hilarious yet informative adventure covers local tales, some tall, as well as exciting stories about the USS ALABAMA, Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile Bay, the Port of Mobile, and much more! This duck boat tour is sure to exceed your expectations. Be wildly entertained as our energetic tour guides bring hilarity and fun to this interactive tour. Our tours leave out of The Fort of Colonial Mobile. We offer group tours, annual and day passes, and many other options. Bring your family to explore with us!
65 Government Street
We have been voted one of Alabama’s top attractions several years in a row, and we remain a unique destination for school groups and families alike. From the young to the young at heart, the Exploreum has something for all ages. With more than 150 interactive exhibits, thought-provoking larger-than-life IMAX films, and fun, hands-on educational programming, there is always something new to experience. We have perfected the art of making science fun and memorable! Have your next birthday party or event with us.
5749 Bay La Launch Ave.
Gulf Island Charters offers Fishing Charters; Blue Angel Excursions, Swim, Grill and Chill, Excursions; Dolphin/Sightseeing Cruises and Sunset Cruises. Come join us for some fun in the sun! How do you want to enjoy this tropical paradise? Beach at Bird Island, watch the amazing Blue Angels fly, stop for a swim and grill or go to your favorite water front restaurant. www.gulfislandcharters.net
3873 Gulf Shores Parkway
Contact Gulf Shores Beach Rentals for all your vacation needs! We deliver beach chairs, umbrellas, shade tents, baby equipment, groceries, kayaks, and much more to your vacation destination. Check our special packages and save!
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Ziplining is a rush like no other: riding the treetops over the lush coastal panorama below while you're suspended on a cable and reaching roller coaster speeds. Zip line staff is on hand to give you a quick how-to so you feel safe. After that, you’re flying between the trees like a bird (a very big bird). Sometimes called “canopy tours,” ziplining is enjoyed by all ages and fitness levels.
Hot-Air Balloon Tours
It’s up, up and away on a hot-air balloon flight over Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, gently soaring over bays, bayous, and beaches. Flights generally take place in the early morning or later evening when the winds are lightest. Hot air balloon rides are an adventurous activity, perfect for a couples vacation or a small group.
Taking off from Gulf Shores Airport, helicopter tours offer a variety of choices. Go purely scenic, flying above the dazzling Gulf Shores and Orange Beach shoreline for the best view you've ever seen. Or take a ride into the past, flying over the Civil War-era Fort Morgan and nearby Fort Gaines. From a helicopter at that height, you’ll be able to spot shipwrecks resting on Alabama's Gulf sands as well fish and dolphin swimming below.
Delta Safari Tours
An ecotourism jewel just north of Mobile Bay, the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta includes a variety of habitats, including cypress swamps, brackish marshes, bottomland forests and underwater grass beds. A number of tour operators lead expeditions and delta safaris into state’s largest wetland. Explore via airboat or tour boat. Either way, you will definitely see alligators.
Ready to see a tour of Alabama's magical Gulf Coast? Book your tour in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach today! Don't forget to also book your lodging accommodations including Gulf Shores and Orange Beach hotels, beach condos, and house rentals!