Day Trips - TOO MUCH SUN? TAKE A DAY TRIP FOR FUN

While you're visiting Perdido Key, explore some of our attractions and things to do that are near Perdido Key. One of our guest favorites is the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park in Mobile. Zooland Interactive Animal Park in Gulf Shores is also a popular attraction.

BON SECOUR WILDLIFE REFUGE

Open year round during daylight hours for hiking, fishing, wildlife observation, photography, nature study and sun bathing. During fall months wildflowers light up the peninsula with a spectacular array of colors. See fall migrants in addition to the year-round brown and white pelicans, ospreys and a wide variety of wading birds. You may also see bobcats, squirrels, marsh and cottontail rabbits, opossum, raccoons, and armadillos. The Jeff Friend Trail, the newest trail, featuring a wheelchair accessible one mile loop. No camping or vehicles allowed. Collection of artifacts and plants is prohibited. Pets must be leased.
Location: 12295 State Hwy 180, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Phone: 251.540.7720

FORT PICKENS

Weekday guided tours at 2pm. Weekend tours at 11am & 2pm
Location: Pensacola Beach, FL
Phone: 850.934.2600

GOOD TIMES TOURS

Casino bus trips to Biloxi MS
Location: 455 Corday St., Pensacola, FL 32503
Phone: 850.476.0046
Toll Free: 800.446.0886

GULF BREEZE ZOO

The Gulf Breeze Zoo is a 50-acre zoo located in Gulf Breeze, FL. It was opened in 1984. Open 7 days a week, 9 AM to 4 PM CST.
Location: 5701 Gulf Breeze Pkwy, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563
Phone: 850-982-2229

GULF COAST EXPLOREUM SCIENCE CENTER

The Science Center aspires to increase science literacy among the people of south Alabama and the Gulf Coast region, residents and visitors alike.
Location: 65 Government St, Mobile, AL 36602.
Phone: 251.208.6893

USS ALABAMA BATTLESHIP MEMORIAL PARK

Battleship Alabama, USS Drum, Indoor Aircraft Pavilion with jet flight simulator, 22 aircraft including B-52 Calamity Jane, A-12 Blackbird spy plane, Tuskegee Airmen P-51 Mustang Award winning rose garden. Nature observatory. Open daily at 8am and closes at sunset.
Location: 2703 Battleship Parkway in Mobile I-10 exit 27 or 30.
Phone: 251.433.2703

ZOOLAND ANIMAL PARK

aka "The Little Zoo That Could" Visit this year`s newborns and the Petting Zoo. View exotic animals. Elevated decks allow viewing of everything from alligators to zebras - lions, tigers, bears and giraffes. Open daily at 9am.
Location: 1204 Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Phone: 251.968.5731