Nicknamed 'Rocket City', Huntsville in Alabama is a fun destination for a vacation that is out of this world! While you can experience what it would be like at Space Camp, you can also discover a wealth of other historical and military museums in the city. There is a thriving arts scene here and shopping experiences at places like Bridge Street Town Center will make sure you have a city break that you won’t forget. Huntsville also has its fair share of natural wonders and is home to botanical gardens, beautiful state parks, and hiking and biking trails. There is something for everyone to enjoy in the city of Huntsville.
Top things to do include visiting the US Space and Rocket Center where you can learn more about the space program. See artefacts from space, enjoy g-force simulators and admire the Saturn V rocket. Another fantastic spot is the open-air Alabama Constitution Village. This museum allows you to see what life would be like in 1819. If you're a fan of art, head to Lower Mill Arts and Entertainment. Here, you can wander through artist studies and galleries to admire their work. To get out hiking, head to Monte Sano State Park, with awesome views from the top of the mountain and over 20 miles of trails and mineral springs to discover. For train enthusiasts, make your way to the oldest railroad depot in Alabama at the North Alabama Railroad Museum. You can also see historical military vehicles at the Veterans Memorial Museum.
Downtown Huntsville has hotels for every budget where you can be close to all of the action and experience Southern hospitality.
The best times to visit Huntsville for pleasant weather is during the months of spring and fall.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Huntsville. The warmest months in Huntsville are June and August, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 10 ˚F. The wettest month in Huntsville is July with 6.09 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.83 inches of rain.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, priceline, Agoda and more. AllTheRooms has 905 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Huntsville, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Huntsville can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $10 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $82 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Huntsville can pick from 231 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 56 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 45 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Huntsville, you'll want to pick from 229 places to stay that provide parking. 59 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 72 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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