6 days in Kentucky Itinerary

6 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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Versailles
— 2 nights
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Louisville
— 2 nights
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Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
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Versailles

Versailles is a home rule-class city in Woodford County, Kentucky, United States and is located near Lexington. Venture out of the city with trips to Limestone Branch Distillery (in Lebanon), Ark Encounter (in Williamstown) and Maker's Mark (in Loretto). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Buffalo Trace Distillery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Woodford Reserve Distillery, don't miss a visit to Daniel Boone's Grave, and do a tasting at Lovers Leap Vineyards and Winery.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Versailles day trip planning app.

Little Rock to Versailles is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Little Rock to Versailles is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Little Rock in September; daily highs in Versailles reach 81°F and lows reach 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Versailles

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

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Maker's Mark
Must see
Maker's Mark
4.7

2
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Louisville

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Willett Distilling Company, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jim Beam American Stillhouse, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then catch the contagious excitement of Churchill Downs, then see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally sample the fine beverages at Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Louisville trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Versailles to Louisville by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In September in Louisville, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): trek along Tall Man's Misery, hike along Fat Man's Misery, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mammoth Cave National Park road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to Mammoth Cave National Park due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Mammoth Cave ©
Must see
Mammoth Cave
4.5
Fat Man's Misery ©
Hiking Trail
Fat Man's Misery
4.6
Tall Man's Misery ©
Hiking Trail
Tall Man's Misery
4.2

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