4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

1
night
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
On the 22nd (Mon), Head underground at Mammoth Cave National Park. Keep things going the next day: hike along Tall Man's Misery, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then stroll through Cedar Sink Trail.

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Philadelphia to Mammoth Cave National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April in Mammoth Cave National Park, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Louisville.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

2
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 24th (Wed), examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at The Big Four Bridge, then trek along The Parklands of Floyds Fork, and then try your luck at Churchill Downs.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Louisville trip website .

You can drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville in 2 hours. Other options are to 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 Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville. April in Louisville sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum
Churchill Downs ©
Churchill Downs

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