3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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Cave City
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Lexington
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Cave City

Originally intended as a resort city to serve the Mammoth Cave attraction, Cave City has taken on a life of its own.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): Head underground at Onyx Cave, see the interesting displays at Dinosaur World, and then trek along Fat Man's Misery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Hidden River Cave and American Cave Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cave City online driving holiday planner.

Asheville to Cave City is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Asheville to Cave City due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Cave City are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Lexington.

Things to do in Cave City

Parks · Nature · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

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Fat Man's Misery ©
Must see
Fat Man's Misery
4.6
Dinosaur World ©
Specialty Museum
Dinosaur World
4.1

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Lexington

Horse Capital of the World

Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
On the 7th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Mary Todd Lincoln House.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lexington trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Cave City to Lexington in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cave City to Lexington. In September, daytime highs in Lexington are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Lexington

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