15 days in Kentucky Itinerary

15 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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1
Gilbertsville
— 1 night
2
Park City
— 4 nights
3
Louisville
— 4 nights
4
Lexington
— 3 nights
5
Newport
— 2 nights

1
night
Gilbertsville

Gilbertsville ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stop by Newsom's Old Mill Store.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Gilbertsville trip itinerary app.

Chicago to Gilbertsville is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In June, daytime highs in Gilbertsville are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Park City.

Things to do in Gilbertsville

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Newsom's Old Mill Store, Kentucky Dam, Venture River Water Park
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Venture River Water Park ©
Venture River Water Park
Kentucky Lake ©
Kentucky Lake
Kentucky Dam ©
Kentucky Dam

4
nights
Park City

Park City ©
Park City is a home rule-class city in Barren County, Kentucky, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Mammoth Cave and National Corvette Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Park City: Bowling Green (Chaney's Dairy Barn & Lost River Cave). There's still lots to do: hike along Fat Man's Misery, Head underground at Diamond Caverns, examine the collection at Dinosaur World, and get to know the resident critters at Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Park City trip maker site.

Drive from Gilbertsville to Park City in 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Park City are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Park City

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bowling Green, Horse Cave, Cave City, Mammoth Cave National Park, 212 on the Main
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Lost River Cave ©
Lost River Cave

4
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Attractions like Louisville Mega Cavern and The Big Four Bridge make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Louisville side-trips: Salt Creek Trail (in Nashville) and Holiday World & Splashin' Safari (in Santa Claus). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, get to know the resident critters at Louisville Zoo, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery, and try your luck at Churchill Downs.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Louisville online day trip planner.

Drive from Park City to Louisville in 1.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Park City to Louisville is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

Parks · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Salt Creek Trail, Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
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Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari ©
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

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.
Bring the kids along to Kentucky Horse Park and Room Escape Games. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lexington: Paradise Cove Aquatic Center (in Richmond), Student Crafts on the Square Gallery (in Berea) and Salato Wildlife Education Center (in Frankfort). There's still lots to do: try for a hole-in-one at Malibu Jack's Lexington and try to win big at Keeneland.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Lexington day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Louisville to Lexington takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Lexington are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Lexington

Fun & Games · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Cove Aquatic Center, Student Crafts on the Square Gallery, Salato Wildlife Education Center
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Keeneland ©
Keeneland
Kentucky Horse Park ©
Kentucky Horse Park
Salato Wildlife Education Center ©
Salato Wildlife Education Center

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nights
Newport

Newport
Newport is a home rule-class city at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking rivers in Campbell County, Kentucky, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Ark Encounter, then get your game on at XhilaRacing, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Newport Aquarium. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site, examine the collection at Creation Museum, and then take in the views from Newport Southbank Bridge a.k.a. Purple People Bridge.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Newport trip planner.

You can drive from Lexington to Newport in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Newport are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

XhilaRacing, Creation Museum, Big Bone Lick State Historic Site, Ark Encounter
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Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter
Newport Aquarium ©
Newport Aquarium
Creation Museum ©
Creation Museum

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