4 days in Louisville & Lexington Itinerary

4 days in Louisville & Lexington Itinerary

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Louisville
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Lexington
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Louisville

— 3 nights

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 20th (Sun), examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then take in the views from The Big Four Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Frazier History Museum and then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Louisville online trip maker.

Durham to Louisville is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Durham in December, expect nights in Louisville to be about the same, around 33°F, while days are little chillier, around 48°F. On the 22nd (Tue), you're off to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Lexington

Horse Capital of the World

Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
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Drive from Louisville to Lexington in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Lexington can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Lexington

Tours · Nightlife · Parks · Museums