238
trips planned in the last hour
8.9
out of 10
Trustscore rating

Kentucky trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  Kentucky

Kentucky

4.6

The Bluegrass State

A diverse region of sprawling farmland and rich cultural heritage, Kentucky is the birthplace of American horse racing and home to the world-famous Kentucky Derby. While the cities of Lexington and Louisville experience the majority of the state's tourism, Kentucky is also a favorite among outdoor enthusiasts with its array of natural attractions, including the Cumberland Gap and the world's longest cave system at Mammoth Cave National Park. Take a tour through original Civil War battlefields to delve into the nation's history, or head to one of the many bourbon distilleries to learn more about Kentucky's most famous export. Kentucky is in United States. In the build up to your vacation in Kentucky, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our United States trip maker app .
Read the Kentucky Holiday Planning Guide
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Kentucky

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
View more tours

Places to visit in Kentucky

Popular things to do in Kentucky

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 4​h
4.4
Duration: 4​h

Museums in Kentucky

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.3
Duration: 4​h

Hidden gems in Kentucky

4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Kid-friendly things to do in Kentucky

View all >
4.1
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.1
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.2
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Parks in Kentucky

4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.8
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Where to stay in Kentucky

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Kentucky

1 day in Louisville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Tennessee & Mammoth Cave BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Louisville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM CANADA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Winchester BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Williamstown BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Lexington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Lexington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Mammoth Cave National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans