3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

3 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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Lexington
— 1 night
2
Bardstown
— 1 night

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Lexington

Lexington ©
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co., make a trip to Mary Todd Lincoln House, thensample the fine beverages at Bluegrass Distillers, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at West Sixth Brewing. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, surround yourself with nature on Unique Horse Farm Tours, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Barrel House Distillery, and finally sample the fine beverages at James E. Pepper Distillery.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Lexington trip tool.

Springfield to Lexington is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Springfield to Lexington. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bardstown.

Things to do in Lexington

Breweries & Distilleries Museums Historic Sites
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James E. Pepper Distillery ©
James E. Pepper Distillery
Unique Horse Farm Tours ©
Unique Horse Farm Tours
Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. ©
Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co.

1
night
Bardstown

Bardstown ©
Bardstown is a home rule-class city in Nelson County, Kentucky, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): play a few rounds at My Old Kentucky Home, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Willett Distilling Company, and then sample the fine beverages at Barton 1792 Distillery.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bardstown trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Lexington to Bardstown takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Bardstown can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bardstown

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Barton 1792 Distillery ©
Barton 1792 Distillery
My Old Kentucky Home ©
My Old Kentucky Home

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