9 days in Kentucky Itinerary

9 days in Kentucky Itinerary

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Loretto
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Park City
— 2 nights
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Louisville
— 2 nights
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Lexington
— 2 nights

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Loretto

Loretto ©
Loretto is a home rule-class city in Marion County, Kentucky, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): sample the fine beverages at Maker's Mark.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Loretto online vacation planner.

Belle Vernon to Loretto is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Park City.

Things to do in Loretto

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

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The Abbey of Gethsemani ©
The Abbey of Gethsemani
Maker's Mark
Maker's Mark

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Park City

Park City ©
Park City is a home rule-class city in Barren County, Kentucky, United States. On the 14th (Tue), Head underground at Diamond Caverns, then see the interesting displays at National Corvette Museum, and then Head underground at Mammoth Cave. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Fat Man's Misery, then take in the dramatic natural features at Lost River Cave, then join the crowd at NCM Motorsports Park, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Onyx Cave.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Park City trip planner.

You can drive from Loretto to Park City in 1.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Loretto to Park City due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Park City are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Park City

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
National Corvette Museum ©
National Corvette Museum
Lost River Cave ©
Lost River Cave

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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, see the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern. On the next day, take in the views from The Big Four Bridge, then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, and then try to win big at Churchill Downs.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Louisville online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Park City to Louisville takes 1.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Park City to Louisville due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Louisville can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

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

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Lexington

Lexington

Horse Capital of the World

Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
On the 18th (Sat), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, make a trip to Kentucky Horse Park, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co.. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax in the rural setting at Old Friends at Dream Chase Farm, then examine the collection at Ark Encounter, and then learn about winemaking at Equus Run Vineyard & Winery.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Lexington itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Louisville to Lexington in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lexington

Museums · Nature · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter
Kentucky Horse Park ©
Kentucky Horse Park
Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery

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