3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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Fly
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Louisville
— 1 night
Drive
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Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
Fly

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Louisville

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory and then explore the world behind art at 21c Museum Hotel. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, and then view the masterpieces at Revelry Boutique Gallery.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Louisville trip itinerary maker website.

Atlanta to Louisville is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Louisville are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Nature

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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 25th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tall Man's Misery, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mammoth Cave National Park trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

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.