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Get ready to SPLASH with us during the most entertaining tour in America! We will always seek to exceed your expectations every time you join us for one of our unique land/water tours. This hilarious yet informative adventure covers overs over 3,000 years of local tales as well as exciting stories about the USS ALABAMA, Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile Bay, the Port of Mobile, and much more!
On this three hour tour, you’ll travel around Birmingham to learn about the struggle for equal rights from the end of the Civil War up through the Civil Rights movement. Your tour will begin at the statue of Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth, the leader of the local movement Civil Rights struggle. We’ll discuss why the Civil Rights movement was needed and what led to segregation's fall. As you visit the major churches, parks and houses, you'll learn about a few groups who fought for Civil Rights in Birmingham and who fought against it.
This is the "must do" tour for all avid lovers of nature when visiting Mobile, Alabama. The Mobile-Tensaw Delta is Mobile's biggest jewel.Experience the swamps of the lower Mobile-Tensaw Delta on this highly rated wildlife tour. You'll ride in comfort on a large tour boat as you explore the open marsh watching for a variety of wildlife including alligators, bald eagle, osprey, heron, cormorant, pelicans, nutria and more. You'll learn about these unique animals of the swamp and how they live. Both fun and informative, with commentary including points on the history, geology, ecology, and characters of the Delta, as well as Alabama State Lands mission in the Mobile-Tensaw Delta. Perfect for children of all ages, this local tour company operates over 100 school field trips annually - they know kids and welcome yours aboard. All commentary provided by experienced nature guides.
Take a break from the bustling beach and enjoy 3 hours of peaceful and tranquil paddling in the secluded inlets of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge (BSNWR), Bon Secour Bay, the Bon Secour River, the Intra-Coastal Waterway (ICW), and Oyster Bay. Just minutes from bustling Gulf Shores, the Dolphins & Wildlife Kayak Tour immerses you in a coastal wilderness and one of the prettiest classrooms on earth, kayaking among the beautiful sights and sounds of our local waterways.
Explore the Battleship Memorial park in Mobile Alabama on a self-guided walking tour. Check out the historic Battleship USS Alabama, the Submarine USS Drum, tanks, artillery, and the amazing Aircraft Pavilion. The 100-acre battleship park will allow you to step back in time and see some of America's finest, battle tested ships and planes up close.
Turn Mobile into a game while partaking on a 2-hour Walking Adventure. Your smartphone will act as your guide, while you solve clues and complete challenges around the city. Entry price is per team.