7 days in Kentucky Itinerary

7 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kentucky trip planner

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Drive
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Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Versailles
— 2 nights
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Drive to Blue Grass Airport, Fly to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Drive to Flint

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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 29th (Wed): stop by Art Eatables. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, and then try to win big at Churchill Downs.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Louisville road trip app.

Flint to Louisville is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Flint in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Louisville, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Louisville

Highlights from your trip
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Kentucky Derby Museum
4.7

2
nights
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
On the 1st (Sat), hike along Fat Man's Misery, then stroll through Tall Man's Misery, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): stroll through Cedar Sink Trail, explore the activities along Echo River, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Cave National Park trip planner.

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. July in Mammoth Cave National Park sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Versailles.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

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

2
nights
Versailles

Versailles is a home rule-class city in Woodford County, Kentucky, United States and is located near Lexington. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Woodford Reserve Distillery, then examine the collection at Ark Encounter, and then make a trip to Floral Clock. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, experience rural life at Sun Valley Farm, then sample the fine beverages at Buffalo Trace Distillery, and finally play a few rounds at Juniper Hill Park and Golf Course.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Versailles route planner.

Traveling by car from Mammoth Cave National Park to Versailles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Versailles are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Versailles

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Ark Encounter
Must see
Ark Encounter
4.4
Sun Valley Farm ©
Must see
Sun Valley Farm
5.0

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