4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

4 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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1
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 day
2
Louisville
— 3 nights

1
day
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 5th (Wed): Head underground at Mammoth Cave, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Tall Man's Misery, and then trek along Fat Man's Misery.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mammoth Cave National Park day trip website.

Champaign to Mammoth Cave National Park is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Mammoth Cave National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Tall Man's Misery ©
Tall Man's Misery

3
nights
Louisville

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Louisville: Jim Beam American Stillhouse (in Clermont) and Maker's Mark (in Loretto). There's lots more to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Angel's Envy Distillery, examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Louisville road trip tool.

You can drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mammoth Cave National Park to Louisville due to the time zone difference. August in Louisville sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Breweries & Distilleries Tours Nature

Side Trips

Jim Beam American Stillhouse, Maker's Mark
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Distillery Tours
Maker's Mark
Maker's Mark
Jim Beam American Stillhouse ©
Jim Beam American Stillhouse

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