3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kentucky attractions planner

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Dunmor
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Louisville
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Dunmor

Lake Malone State Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Lake Malone State Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Dunmor driving holiday planner.

Nashville to Dunmor is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in August, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Dunmor

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Louisville

— 2 nights

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, then see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally try to win big at Churchill Downs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery, then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jim Beam American Stillhouse, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Zachary Taylor National Cemetery.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Louisville tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Dunmor to Louisville takes 2.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dunmor to Louisville. In August, daytime highs in Louisville are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Kentucky travel guide

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Caves · Specialty Museums · Distilleries
The Bluegrass State
A diverse region of sprawling farmland and rich cultural heritage, Kentucky is the birthplace of American horse racing and home to the world-famous Kentucky Derby. While the cities of Lexington and Louisville experience the majority of the state's tourism, Kentucky is also a favorite among outdoor enthusiasts with its array of natural attractions, including the Cumberland Gap and the world's longest cave system at Mammoth Cave National Park. Take a tour through original Civil War battlefields to delve into the nation's history, or head to one of the many bourbon distilleries to learn more about Kentucky's most famous export.