5 days in Indianapolis & Mammoth Cave National Park Itinerary

5 days in Indianapolis & Mammoth Cave National Park Itinerary

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Indianapolis — 2 nights

Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
You've now added Segway Tours of Indianapolis to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Fri), cruise the town with Segway Tours of Indianapolis, meet the residents at Indianapolis Zoo, then see the interesting displays at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, then don't miss a visit to USS Indianapolis Memorial, and finally look for gifts at Rocket Fizz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, then ponder the design of Veterans Memorial Plaza, then have some family-friendly fun at Ragnarok Axe Throwing, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Bad Axe Throwing.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Indianapolis attractions planner.

Kalamazoo to Indianapolis is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.
Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Parks · Museums

Mammoth Cave National Park — 2 nights

Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave and then trek along Fat Man's Misery.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mammoth Cave National Park journey website.

Traveling by car from Indianapolis to Mammoth Cave National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Indianapolis to Mammoth Cave National Park is minus 1 hour. July in Mammoth Cave National Park sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 67°F at night. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Tours
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