5 days in Virginia, Kentucky & Cincinnati Itinerary

5 days in Virginia, Kentucky & Cincinnati Itinerary

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5 days in Virginia, Kentucky & Cincinnati Itinerary

San Jose
Fly:  18​h
Arlington
— 1 night
subway + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Cincinnati
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h
San Jose

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day
Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns and then stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Arlington day trip planning app .

San Jose, Costa Rica to Arlington is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Jose to Arlington. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from San Jose in March, with highs in Arlington at 15°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Tomb of the Unknowns ©
Tomb of the Unknowns

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day
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, identify plant and animal life at Jefferson Memorial Forest, and then sample the fine beverages at Evan Williams Bourbon Experience.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Louisville trip planner .

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Arlington to Louisville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Louisville can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Louisville

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Jefferson Memorial Forest
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Jefferson Memorial Forest ©
Jefferson Memorial Forest
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Mega Cavern
Evan Williams Bourbon Experience ©
Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

1
day
Cincinnati

Cincinnati
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): try to win big at JACK Cincinnati Casino and then stroll through Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cincinnati trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Louisville to Cincinnati takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Louisville in April, Cincinnati is slightly colder at night with lows of 7°C. On the 2nd (Mon), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Parks Casinos Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
JACK Cincinnati Casino
JACK Cincinnati Casino

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