©

Nicholasville trip planner

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

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Nicholasville

Trip Planner USA  /  Kentucky  /  Nicholasville
(3.9/5 based on 45+ reviews for 2 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, wineries
Nicholasville is a home rule-class city in Jessamine County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 28,015 during the 2010 U.S. Census, making Nicholasville the 11th-largest settlement in the state. In the last few decades, Nicholasville has experienced rapid growth; the population increased 380% between 1970 and 2010. An official city report published in 2009 declared that "the Welcome mat is out in Nicholasville" for new residents and businesses, and claimed this growth to be "the envy of other cities across the state." The city serves as both a residential area for Lexington-area commuters and as an employment and shopping center for central Kentucky.The city is home to the Kentucky Wine & Vine Fest. The annual festival showcases wines from commercial vineyards and amateur winemakers from across Kentucky and the surrounding region, and has been named the "Official Wine Festival of Kentucky" by the Kentucky state legislature. The event is unhindered by inclement weather, pledging to be held "rain or shine".GeographyNicholasville is located at . Downtown Nicholasville is approximately south of Fayette County. The city serves as a logistics and commuter hub between Lexington and Nicholasville's neighboring counties, especially Garrard County.
Plan your trip to Nicholasville and other United States destinations using our handy United States family vacation planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Nicholasville

  • 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.
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Nicholasville:
Sightseeing, casinos, breweries
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Breweries, sightseeing, museums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Breweries, nature, nightlife
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Wildlife areas
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Museums, sightseeing, nature
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Kentucky

5 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Kentucky BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Petersburg BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, kids, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Mammoth Cave National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, kids, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Olive Hill BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Lexington BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Mammoth Cave National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, outdoors, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Murray BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Mammoth Cave National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Lexington & Phoenix BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Fort Campbell BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News