5 days in Durham & Louisville Itinerary

5 days in Durham & Louisville Itinerary

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Durham
— 1 day
Fly
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Louisville
— 4 nights
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Durham

— 1 day

Flowers of the Carolinas

Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
On the 19th (Mon), stroll the grounds of Old Town Cemetery and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duke University Chapel.

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Washington to Durham is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can fly to Louisville.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites

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Louisville

— 4 nights

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory and Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle). Museum-lovers will appreciate Ark Encounter and Kentucky Derby Museum. The adventure continues: try to win big at Churchill Downs, Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cave Hill Cemetery, and sample the fine beverages at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery.

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You can fly from Durham to Louisville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Side Trip

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