3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Louisville
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Horse Cave
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Louisville
— 1 night
End: Louisville

1
night
Horse Cave

Horse Cave ©
Horse Cave is a home rule-class city in Hart County, Kentucky, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Hidden River Cave and American Cave Museum, then see the interesting displays at Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Abbey of Gethsemani. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Dinosaur World, explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park, and then examine the collection at National Corvette Museum.

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Louisville to Horse Cave is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In November, daily temperatures in Horse Cave can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Horse Cave

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Dinosaur World, National Corvette Museum, The Abbey of Gethsemani, Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, Mammoth Cave National Park
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Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum ©
The Abbey of Gethsemani ©
The Abbey of Gethsemani
Dinosaur World ©
Dinosaur World

1
night
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 4th (Sun), admire all the interesting features of Louisville Mega Cavern, contemplate the long history of Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), then examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and finally explore the world behind art at 21c Museum Hotel.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Louisville online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Horse Cave to Louisville takes 1.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Horse Cave to Louisville due to the time zone difference. In November in Louisville, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 37°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
21c Museum Hotel ©
21c Museum Hotel

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