6 days in Kentucky Itinerary

6 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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1
Louisville
— 1 night
2
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
3
Frankfort
— 3 nights

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night
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum and then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at 21c Museum Hotel, see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Angel's Envy Distillery, thenstop by Art Eatables, and finally bet on a winner at Churchill Downs.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Louisville trip tool.

Dayton to Louisville is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In July in Louisville, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Parks Nature
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Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

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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 6th (Mon), meet the residents at Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo and then Head underground at Mammoth Cave.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Mammoth Cave National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Mammoth Cave National Park are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Frankfort.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo ©
Kentucky Down Under Adventure Zoo

3
nights
Frankfort

Frankfort ©
Frankfort is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cove Springs Park as well as Three Boys Farm Distillery. On the 7th (Tue), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Three Boys Farm Distillery, identify plant and animal life at Salato Wildlife Education Center, thenponder the world of politics at New Capitol Building, and finally don't miss a visit to Floral Clock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, thendo a tasting at Equus Run Vineyard & Winery, thensample the tasty concoctions at Woodford Reserve Distillery, and finally sample the fine beverages at Castle & Key Distillery.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Frankfort day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mammoth Cave National Park to Frankfort takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mammoth Cave National Park to Frankfort due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Frankfort

Breweries & Distilleries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Woodford Reserve Distillery, Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, Equus Run Vineyard & Winery
Highlights from your plan
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm ©
Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm
Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery
Castle & Key Distillery ©
Castle & Key Distillery

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