4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Saint Louis
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Williamstown
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Saint Louis

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Williamstown

Williamstown
Williamstown is a home-rule-class city in Grant and Pendleton counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Ark Encounter.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Williamstown route site .

Saint Louis to Williamstown is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Williamstown are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Williamstown

Museums
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Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter

2
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, sample the fine beverages at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally try to win big at Churchill Downs. On your second day here, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, and then admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum Hotel.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Louisville trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Williamstown to Louisville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In September, daytime highs in Louisville are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Distillery Tours
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

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night
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): hike along Fat Man's Misery, trek along Cedar Sink Trail, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mammoth Cave National Park trip site .

You can drive from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. September in Mammoth Cave National Park sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

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