9 days in Nicholasville & Destin Itinerary

9 days in Nicholasville & Destin Itinerary

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Nicholasville
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Nicholasville — 4 nights

Nicholasville is a home rule city in Jessamine County, Kentucky, in the United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sun Valley Farm and Kentucky Splash WaterPark and Campground. Change things up with these side-trips from Nicholasville: The Great American Dollhouse Museum (in Danville), Boy Scouts Sign (in Burnside) and Richmond (Richmond Area Arts Center & Paradise Cove Aquatic Center). There's much more to do: relax in the rural setting at Taylor Made Farm, don't miss a visit to Daniel Boone's Grave, tour the pleasant surroundings at Salato Wildlife Education Center, and look for gifts at Natural Bridge Sky Lift Gift Shop.

For where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Nicholasville online sightseeing planner.

Lexington to Nicholasville is an approximately half hour car ride. In July in Nicholasville, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Miramar Beach.
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Miramar Beach — 4 nights

Miramar Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walton County, Florida, United States. Kids will enjoy Waterfront Gifts and Art and Henderson Beach State Park. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to Destin Harbor Boardwalk, take in the waterfront at The Village of Baytowne Wharf, and kick back and relax at Crystal Sands Beach.

For ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Miramar Beach trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nicholasville to Miramar Beach. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nicholasville to Miramar Beach due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nicholasville in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 78°F in Miramar Beach. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Destin travel guide

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Parasailing & Paragliding · Fishing Charters & Tours · Water Sports
World's Luckiest Fishing Village
With emerald water and white beaches, Destin is one of America's favorite vacation destinations. The city originated as a small fishing village, but today tourists from all over the world flock here to enjoy itineraries filled with dolphin cruises, snorkeling, and superb sailing. The city boasts a lively nightlife scene, and when the sun sets, beachfront bars and seafood restaurants are abuzz with activity. The sand of Destin's idyllic beaches is considered to be some of the whitest in the world; made up of finely ground quartz crystal, it resembles sugar.
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