3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Cincinnati
Drive:  4​h
1
Park City
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Cincinnati

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Park City

Park City ©
Park City is a home rule-class city in Barren County, Kentucky, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): trek along Cedar Sink Trail and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Park City visit planner.

Cincinnati to Park City is an approximately 3-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Park City

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Mammoth Cave National Park
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Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Cave National Park
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

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nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 25th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Louisville Mega Cavern, see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then try to win big at Churchill Downs. Keep things going the next day: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and then take in the views from The Big Four Bridge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Louisville online route maker .

You can drive from Park City to Louisville in 1.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Park City to Louisville. In May, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum
Churchill Downs ©
Churchill Downs

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