3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Cleveland
+4
Fly + bus + foot + bus + taxi:  7​h 15​min
1
Mammoth Cave National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Cleveland

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Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Mammoth Cave National Park online tour itinerary planner .

Cleveland to Mammoth Cave National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cleveland to Mammoth Cave National Park due to the time zone difference. In August in Mammoth Cave National Park, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Nature
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 9th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, try your luck at Churchill Downs, then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at The Big Four Bridge, then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Louisville Zoo.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Louisville travel planner .

Drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville. In August, daytime highs in Louisville are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

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Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Distillery Tours

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