3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
1
Mammoth Cave National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Minneapolis

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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 find reviews and tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Cave National Park online road trip planner .

Minneapolis to Mammoth Cave National Park is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. June in Mammoth Cave National Park sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Louisville.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Nature Parks
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

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nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally try your luck at Churchill Downs. On the next day, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, then explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, and then view the masterpieces at 21c Museum Hotel.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Louisville trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June in Louisville, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Distillery Tours
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

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