4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kentucky trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Blue Grass Airport, Drive to Harrodsburg
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Harrodsburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly

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Harrodsburg

— 1 night
Harrodsburg is a home rule-class city in Mercer County, Kentucky, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill and then look for gifts at Log House Craft Gallery. Keep things going the next day: catch the contagious excitement of Keeneland and then admire the majestic nature at Kentucky Horse Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Harrodsburg trip planner.

Atlanta to Harrodsburg is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Atlanta in November, with highs in Harrodsburg at 54°F and lows at 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Louisville.

Things to do in Harrodsburg

Museums · Casinos · Fun & Games · Nature

Side Trips

Louisville

— 2 nights

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then see the interesting displays at Muhammad Ali Center, then see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around The Parklands of Floyds Fork, then browse the different shops at The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass, and then try your luck at Churchill Downs.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Louisville trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Harrodsburg to Louisville in 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Louisville are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Nature

Side Trip

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.