10 days in Kentucky Itinerary

10 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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1
Louisville
— 3 nights
2
Park City
— 3 nights
3
Lexington
— 3 nights

3
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Endless Summer Paddle Company. Do some cultural sightseeing at Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle) and Historic Locust Grove. Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum and Kentucky Derby Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Louisville: Limestone Branch Distillery (in Lebanon) and Bardstown (Barton 1792 Distillery, Old Bardstown Village Civil War Museum, &more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at 21c Museum Hotel, explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, get thoroughly spooked out with Old Louisville, and try to win big at Churchill Downs.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Louisville trip itinerary tool.

Washington DC to Louisville is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in August, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Park City.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Bardstown, Limestone Branch Distillery, Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum
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Endless Summer Paddle Company ©
Endless Summer Paddle Company
Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum ©
Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum

3
nights
Park City

Park City ©
Park City is a home rule-class city in Barren County, Kentucky, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Historic RailPark & Train Museum and Aviation Heritage Park. Take a break from the city and head to Mammoth Cave and Diamond Caverns. Go for a jaunt from Park City to Bowling Green to see National Corvette Museum about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: hike along Fat Man's Misery, explore the fascinating underground world of Onyx Cave, examine the collection at Dinosaur World, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Park City road trip app.

Getting from Louisville to Park City by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Louisville to Park City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Park City can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Lexington.

Things to do in Park City

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Bowling Green, Mammoth Cave National Park, Cave City, Hidden River Cave and American Cave Museum
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Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Aviation Heritage Park ©
Aviation Heritage Park
Dinosaur World ©
Dinosaur World

3
nights
Lexington

Lexington ©
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
For shopping fun, head to Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea or Damselfly Gallery. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ark Encounter and Lexington Cemetery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lexington: The Great American Dollhouse Museum (in Danville) and Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site (in Perryville). There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bluegrass Distillers, stroll through Kentucky Horse Park, and sample the tasty concoctions at Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co..

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lexington trip planning app.

Drive from Park City to Lexington in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Park City to Lexington, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lexington

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Great American Dollhouse Museum, Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site, Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea, Damselfly Gallery, Ark Encounter
Highlights from your plan
Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate ©
Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate
The Great American Dollhouse Museum ©
The Great American Dollhouse Museum
Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site ©

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