9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
1
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Elizabethtown
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Paducah
— 1 night
Drive
5
Owensboro
— 1 night
Drive to Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport

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Louisville

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 21st (Sat), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, then contemplate the long history of Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), and then Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and then sample the fine beverages at Angel's Envy Distillery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Louisville driving holiday planner.

New York City to Louisville is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Louisville, with lows of 37°F. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Nashville.

Things to do in Louisville

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2
nights
Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Step out of Nashville to go to Franklin and see Carter Gin Assault Site Park, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, contemplate the long history of Lotz House Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Downtown Presbyterian Church, and get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Louisville to Nashville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to Nashville. In November, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Elizabethtown.

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Downtown Nashville ©
Neighborhood
Downtown Nashville
4.2
Grand Ole Opry ©
Theater
Grand Ole Opry
4.6

2
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Elizabethtown

Elizabethtown is a home rule-class city and the county seat of Hardin County, Kentucky, in the United States. On the 26th (Thu), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, Head underground at Mammoth Cave, and then hike along Cedar Sink Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): examine the collection at Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, explore the fascinating underground world of Cub Run Cave, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Limestone Branch Distillery.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Elizabethtown online journey planner.

Drive from Nashville to Elizabethtown in 2.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Elizabethtown is 1 hour. Traveling from Nashville in November, expect Elizabethtown to be a bit cooler, temps between 56°F and 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Paducah.

Things to do in Elizabethtown

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

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Mammoth Cave ©
World heritage site
Mammoth Cave
4.5
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Cedar Sink Trail
4.4

1
night
Paducah

Paducah is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of McCracken County, Kentucky, United States. On the 28th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at The National Quilt Museum, take an in-depth tour of Lloyd Tilghman House and Civil War Museum, then do a tasting at Purple Toad Winery, and finally examine the collection at Paducah Distilled Spirits.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Paducah planner.

Traveling by car from Elizabethtown to Paducah takes 3 hours. Traveling from Elizabethtown to Paducah, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, daytime highs in Paducah are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Owensboro.

Things to do in Paducah

Museums · Wineries
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1
night
Owensboro

Owensboro is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Daviess County, Kentucky, United States. On the 29th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum and then walk around Smothers Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Owensboro attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Paducah to Owensboro takes 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Owensboro can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Owensboro

Museums · Parks

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