10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Lexington
— 1 night
2
Slade
— 1 night
3
Pikeville
— 1 night
4
Bowling Green
— 2 nights
5
Grand Rivers
— 1 night
6
Louisville
— 2 nights
7
Frankfort
— 1 night

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Lexington

Lexington ©
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): make a trip to Mary Todd Lincoln House and then sample the fine beverages at James E. Pepper Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Legacy Trail, then stroll through Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, and then see the interesting displays at Aviation Museum of Kentucky.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Lexington trip planning app.

Philadelphia to Lexington is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Slade.

Things to do in Lexington

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mary Todd Lincoln House ©
Mary Todd Lincoln House
Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate ©
Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate
Aviation Museum of Kentucky ©
Aviation Museum of Kentucky

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Slade

Slade ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Fitchburg Furnace, head outdoors with Kentucky Rock & Adventure Guides, then identify plant and animal life at Nada Tunnel, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Natural Bridge State Resort Park.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Slade day trip website.

Drive from Lexington to Slade in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in May, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pikeville.

Things to do in Slade

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fitchburg Furnace, Kentucky Rock & Adventure Guides, Nada Tunnel
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridge State Resort Park ©
Natural Bridge State Resort Park
Nada Tunnel ©
Nada Tunnel
Fitchburg Furnace ©
Fitchburg Furnace

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Pikeville

Pikeville ©
Pikeville is a city in and the county seat of Pike County, Kentucky, United States. On the 25th (Tue), examine the collection at Khribet el-Maqatir & a Journey through Biblical History, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dueling Barrels Brewery & Distillery, then make a trip to Hatfield and McCoy Historic Sites, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Dils Cemetery.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pikeville trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Slade to Pikeville takes 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bowling Green.

Things to do in Pikeville

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dueling Barrels Brewery & Distillery ©
Dueling Barrels Brewery & Distillery
Dils Cemetery ©
Dils Cemetery
Hatfield and McCoy Historic Sites ©
Hatfield and McCoy Historic Sites

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Bowling Green

Bowling Green ©
Bowling Green is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Warren County, Kentucky, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Aviation Heritage Park, examine the collection at Dinosaur World, then Head underground at Onyx Cave, and finally get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Cedar Sink Trail, then Head underground at Mammoth Cave, and then hike along Fat Man's Misery.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bowling Green planner.

Drive from Pikeville to Bowling Green in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pikeville to Bowling Green due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Rivers.

Things to do in Bowling Green

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Mammoth Cave National Park, Cave City
Highlights from your plan
Aviation Heritage Park ©
Aviation Heritage Park
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

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Grand Rivers

Grand Rivers ©
Grand Rivers is a home rule-class city in Livingston County, Kentucky, in the United States. On the 28th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Woodlands Nature Station, then admire the natural beauty at Apple Valley Hillbilly Garden and Toyland, and then explore the activities along Kentucky Lake.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Rivers trip planner.

You can drive from Bowling Green to Grand Rivers in 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Grand Rivers are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Grand Rivers

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Kentucky Lake, Woodlands Nature Station, Apple Valley Hillbilly Garden and Toyland
Highlights from your plan
Apple Valley Hillbilly Garden and Toyland ©
Apple Valley Hillbilly Garden and Toyland
Kentucky Lake ©
Kentucky Lake
Woodlands Nature Station ©
Woodlands Nature Station

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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 29th (Sat), explore the galleries of Historic Locust Grove, then examine the collection at Frazier History Museum, then see the interesting displays at Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), and finally sample the fine beverages at Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Frankfort Ave, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Artisan Distillery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cave Hill Cemetery, and finally sample the fine beverages at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Louisville trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Grand Rivers to Louisville takes 3 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Frankfort.

Things to do in Louisville

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Kentucky Artisan Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Historic Locust Grove ©
Historic Locust Grove
Cave Hill Cemetery ©
Cave Hill Cemetery

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Frankfort

Frankfort ©
Frankfort is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): experience rural life at Coolmore America - Ashford Stud, learn about winemaking at Equus Run Vineyard & Winery, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Three Boys Farm Distillery, then identify plant and animal life at Salato Wildlife Education Center, and finally don't miss a visit to Floral Clock.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Frankfort holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Louisville to Frankfort takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Frankfort sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Frankfort

Wildlife · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Coolmore America - Ashford Stud, Equus Run Vineyard & Winery
Highlights from your plan
Coolmore America - Ashford Stud ©
Coolmore America - Ashford Stud
Salato Wildlife Education Center ©
Salato Wildlife Education Center
Equus Run Vineyard & Winery ©
Equus Run Vineyard & Winery

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