3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Raleigh
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Williamstown
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Louisville
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Raleigh

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Williamstown

Williamstown
Williamstown is a home-rule-class city in Grant and Pendleton counties in the U.S. On the 20th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Ark Encounter.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Williamstown route builder site .

Raleigh to Williamstown is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Williamstown are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Williamstown

Museums
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Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): trek along Fat Man's Misery and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Cave National Park online itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Williamstown to Mammoth Cave National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Williamstown to Mammoth Cave National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Mammoth Cave National Park can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Trails Nature
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery

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night
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 22nd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, snap pictures at The Big Four Bridge, and then see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Louisville online trip planner .

You can drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. August in Louisville sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums
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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum
The Big Four Bridge ©
The Big Four Bridge

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