18 days in Kentucky & Georgia Itinerary

18 days in Kentucky & Georgia Itinerary

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Lexington
— 3 nights
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Campton
— 1 night
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Louisville
— 3 nights
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Mammoth Cave National Park
— 2 nights
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Paducah
— 1 night
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Atlanta
— 3 nights
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Savannah
— 4 nights

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Lexington side-trips: Claiborne Farm (in Paris), Sun Valley Farm (in Versailles) and Salato Wildlife Education Center (in Frankfort). The adventure continues: try to win big at Keeneland, get interesting insight from Boone Creek Outdoors, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bluegrass Distillers, and get a dose of the wild on Unique Horse Farm Tours.

For photos and more tourist information, read our Lexington online itinerary builder.

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Lexington is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in October: highs in Lexington hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Campton.

Things to do in Lexington

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Georgetown, Claiborne Farm, Sun Valley Farm, Salato Wildlife Education Center
Highlights from your plan
Keeneland ©
Keeneland
Claiborne Farm ©
Claiborne Farm
Unique Horse Farm Tours ©
Unique Horse Farm Tours

1
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Campton

Campton ©
Campton is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Wolfe County, Kentucky, United States. On the 9th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Three Forks Historical Center, whizz through the canopy at Red River Gorge Zipline, then identify plant and animal life at Nada Tunnel, and finally hike along Rock Bridge Trail #207.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Campton online day trip planner.

You can drive from Lexington to Campton in 1.5 hours. October in Campton sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Campton

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Nada Tunnel, Rock Bridge Trail #207, Three Forks Historical Center
Highlights from your plan
Red River Gorge Zipline ©
Red River Gorge Zipline
Nada Tunnel
Nada Tunnel
Three Forks Historical Center ©
Three Forks Historical Center

3
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Louisville is known for nature, museums, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, steep yourself in history at Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), stop by A Taste of Kentucky, and examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Louisville trip planner.

Getting from Campton to Louisville by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Louisville are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
Distillery Tours

2
nights
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
On the 13th (Tue), explore the activities along Dog Creek Recreation Area, trek along Fat Man's Misery, and then Head underground at Mammoth Cave. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Green River, contemplate the waterfront views at Echo River, and then trek along Cedar Sink Trail.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Mammoth Cave National Park online tour planner.

You can drive from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Paducah.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Dog Creek Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery

1
night
Paducah

Paducah ©
Paducah is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of McCracken County, Kentucky, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Paducah Distilled Spirits, learn about winemaking at Purple Toad Winery, then sample the fine beverages at The Moonshine Company, and finally admire the masterpieces at The National Quilt Museum.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, use the Paducah road trip planning website.

You can drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Paducah in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Paducah sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Paducah

Museums · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Purple Toad Winery ©
Purple Toad Winery
The National Quilt Museum ©
The National Quilt Museum
Paducah Distilled Spirits ©
Paducah Distilled Spirits

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nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Go for a jaunt from Atlanta to Cartersville to see Booth Western Art Museum about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, admire the local landmark of Fountain of Rings, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta route planner.

You can fly from Paducah to Atlanta in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Paducah to Atlanta. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Paducah in October since evenings lows in Atlanta dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Booth Western Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Food Tours

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Savannah is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, and stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Savannah trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Savannah takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Savannah, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tybee Island
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Ghost & Vampire Tours
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

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