6 days in Kentucky Itinerary

6 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Frankfort
— 2 nights
2
Louisville
— 3 nights

2
nights
Frankfort

Frankfort ©
Frankfort is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Salato Wildlife Education Center. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, stroll the grounds of Frankfort Cemetery, then contemplate the long history of Old Fort Harrod State Park, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Four Roses Bourbon - Warehouse and Bottling Facility.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Frankfort day trip app.

Chicago to Frankfort is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Frankfort are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Frankfort

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Four Roses Bourbon - Warehouse and Bottling Facility, Old Fort Harrod State Park
Highlights from your plan
Salato Wildlife Education Center ©
Salato Wildlife Education Center
Old Fort Harrod State Park ©
Old Fort Harrod State Park
Frankfort Cemetery ©
Frankfort Cemetery

3
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind, Idlewild Butterfly Farm and Kentucky Science Center. Bring the kids along to Dinosaur World and Marengo Cave. Visiting Squire Boone Caverns and Onyx Cave will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Louisville side-trips: Saunders Springs Nature Preserve (in Radcliff) and Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum (in Elizabethtown). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum Hotel, examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Louisville tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Frankfort to Louisville takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Louisville can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Cave City, Saunders Springs Nature Preserve, Marengo Cave, Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, Squire Boone Caverns
Highlights from your plan
Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum ©
Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum
Dinosaur World ©
Dinosaur World

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