8 days in Kentucky Itinerary

8 days in Kentucky Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kentucky visit planner

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Williamstown
— 1 night
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Versailles
— 4 nights
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Louisville
— 2 nights

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Williamstown

Williamstown ©
Williamstown is a home-rule-class city in Grant and Pendleton counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Boone County Distilling Co.. Here are some ideas for day two: learn more about the world around you at Ohio County Historical Society Museum, then learn about winemaking at Elk Creek Vineyards, and then get engrossed in the history at William Arnold Log House.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Williamstown trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Decatur to Williamstown is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Decatur to Williamstown, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Williamstown can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Versailles.

Things to do in Williamstown

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site ©
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site
Boone County Distilling Co. ©
Boone County Distilling Co.
Elk Creek Vineyards ©
Elk Creek Vineyards

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Versailles

Versailles ©
Versailles is a home rule-class city in Woodford County, Kentucky, United States and is located near Lexington. Get some historical perspective at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill and Old Fort Harrod State Park. Get a sense of the local culture at The Great American Dollhouse Museum and Equus Run Vineyard & Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to High Bridge Park (in Wilmore), Maker's Mark (in Loretto) and Limestone Branch Distillery (in Lebanon). There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, do a tasting at Wildside Winery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Woodford Reserve Distillery, and stroll through Coolmore America - Ashford Stud.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Versailles road trip website.

Traveling by car from Williamstown to Versailles takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Versailles

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Great American Dollhouse Museum ©
The Great American Dollhouse Museum
Maker's Mark
Maker's Mark
Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery

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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Popular historic sites such as Churchill Downs and Zachary Taylor National Cemetery are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory and Kentucky Derby Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Jim Beam American Stillhouse in Clermont (about 32 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery, and admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum Hotel.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Louisville travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Versailles to Louisville takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows 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

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern

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