Alabama Travel Info.ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)
Alabama offers a wide variety of quality family attractions, including sandy beaches along its Gulf of Mexico coastline, forested mountain campsites and trails, and great fishing lakes.
In addition, some of its favorite attractions include NASA's Space Center in Huntsville, numerous Civil War battlefields, the USS Alabama battleship moored near Mobile, the NASCAR Super Speedway in Talladega, and the historic cities of Birmingham and Montgomery, and of course, Alabama's famous "Southern Hospitality."
For additional attractions and points-of-interest, follow the links below.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
- Electricity: 110/120V, 60Hz
- Times to Travel: Located in the southern United States, Alabama can be visited at any time of the year, and especially along its Gulf of Mexico coastline where winter weather conditions are mild and pleasant.
TOURISM SITES AND LINKS:
- Alabama Airports
- Alabama Golf Courses
- Alabama Gulf Coast
- Alabama Mountain Region
- Alabama State Parks
- Alabama State Tourism
- Alabama State Tourism: (800) 252-2262
- Alabama Transportation Information
- Alabama Travel Council
- Boll Weevil Monument
- Civil War Trail
- Coastal Birding Trail
- Covered Bridges
- Hunting and Fishing
- Marshall Space Flight Center (NASA)
- Scenic Byways
- Talladega Superspeedway
- U.S. National Park Service
- USS Alabama Battleship
PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS:
United States entry requirements are the same in all states, with most foreign travelers requiring a visa. There are exceptions as Canadian citizens only need proof of that citizenship. Travelers coming to the U.S. for tourism or business for 90 days or less from qualified countries may be eligible to visit the U.S. without a visa.
For the latest information, including required documentation, any interested party should apply at the American Embassy or Consulate with jurisdiction over their place of permanent residence. In addition, we strongly recommend visiting the U.S. Department of State's visa website page