Fort Gaines is one of those terrific attractions that's guaranteed to stick in your memory after your trip has come to an end.
It's in Mobile, roughly 180 miles (290 kilometers) from the state capital, Montgomery.
Prepare to travel a bit farther than usual to reach your hotel after an action-packed day. Due to its remote location, you won't find anywhere to rest your head in the immediate vicinity. The Seawinds Condominiums by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is 25 miles (40 kilometers) away, the San Carlos Condominiums by Wyndham Vacation Rentals 25 miles (40 kilometers) and the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa 18 miles (29 kilometers).
Encounter a selection of culinary gems at May's Cafe (Crozier Drive, Dauphin Island), just 0.06 miles (0.10 kilometers) away.