2 days in Kentucky Itinerary

2 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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2 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Lexington
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Louisville
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Lexington

1
day
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then try to win big at Churchill Downs.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Louisville trip itinerary maker site .

Lexington to Louisville is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum
Churchill Downs ©
Churchill Downs

1
night
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 7th (Tue), hike along Fat Man's Misery, then hike along Cedar Sink Trail, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park.

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Drive from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

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