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Mammoth Cave
Mammoth Cave Top Attraction!
National Park in Mammoth Cave, KY USA

National Park Mammoth Cave National Park was established to preserve the cave system, including Mammoth Cave, the scenic river valleys of the Green and Nolin rivers, and a section of south central Kentucky.


Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky
Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Georgetown-Scott County, KY
Tour in Georgetown, KY USA

Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky presents one of the top 10 industrial tours in America. Toyota’s largest vehicle manufacturing plant in North America, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (Toyota Kentucky) produced the first American-made Camry in 1988.

Yuko-En Official Kentucky-Japan Friendship Garden
Yuko-En Official Kentucky-Japan Friendship Garden Top Attraction!
Scenic in Georgetown, KY USA

Yuko-En on the Elkhorn is located on the north fork of Elkhorn Creek adjacent to the Georgetown's historic Cardome Center. It sits the heart of the Elkhorn Trail corridor. Yuko-En's paths offer visitors a stroll through Kentucky's landscape. The Official Kentucky-Japan Friendship Garden. Yuko-En on the Elkhorn is a six- acre community garden located on US 25 North in Georgetown. It is adjacent to the historic Cardome Centre, on Elkhorn Creek, and in the heart of the Elkhorn Trail corridor.

Muhammad Ali Center
Muhammad Ali Center Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Sport in Louisville, KY USA

Olympic Gold Medalist Muhammad Ali has been the guiding figure in the foundation of the Center that is built for the young and old alike. The Ali Center consists of two-and-a-half levels of exhibits and galleries to explore and learn of Muhammad Ali's life and to encourage reflection of your own life and values.

Land Between The Lakes
Land Between The Lakes Top Attraction!
Nature in Golden Pond, KY USA

Surrounded by Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake in western Kentucky, this area is a nature lover's paradise. USDA Forest Service manages Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area, which is located in western Kentucky and Tennessee. Nestled between beautiful Kentucky and Barkley lakes, LBL offers unique opportunities for recreation and environmental education.


Kentucky Horse Park
Kentucky Horse Park Top Attraction!
Scenic in Lexington, KY USA

The Kentucky Horse Park is dedicated to man's love of horses Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY The Kentucky Horse Park is Kentucky’s largest state-owned tourist attraction, and is an agency of the Kentucky Tourism, Arts & Heritage Cabinet.

Mammoth Cave National Park
Mammoth Cave National Park Top Attraction!
Tour in Mammoth Cave, KY USA

With over 390 explored miles, come explore the longest known cave system in the world on one of their guided tours. Since 1860 visitors have come to explore Mammoth Cave. Due to the constant climate inside, Mammoth Cave is open year round and offers 14 tours at various times of the year. Above ground you can also enjoy camping, hiking, biking, horseback riding and special events.

Bernheim Arboretum & Forest
Bernheim Arboretum & Forest Top Attraction!
Nature in Clermont, KY USA

15000 acre nature preserve

Jim Beam Distillery
Jim Beam Distillery Top Attraction!
Tour in Clermont, KY USA

Gateway to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Tours Daily 9am - 4:30 pm


Yuko-En Garden
Yuko-En Garden Top Attraction!
Tour in Georgetown, KY USA

Yuko-En on the Elkhorn, the Official Kentucky-Japan Friendship Garden:Yuko-En on the Elkhorn is a six acre community garden located on US 25 North in Georgetown.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Tour
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Tour Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Georgetown-Scott County, KY
Tour in Georgetown, KY USA

Sit back and enjoy as we introduce you to Kentucky craftsmanship at its best. Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. in Georgetown, Kentucky, was Toyota’s first wholly owned manufacturing facility in the United States.

 Chalkoko Birding and Wildlife Safaris
Chalkoko Birding and Wildlife Safaris
Tour in All Locations, KY USA

Offering Mombasa Beach Safaris,Tsavo Safaris,Kenya Beach Saf

 Derby Art Show
Derby Art Show things to do on a rainy day in Louisville, KY
Art Gallery in Louisville, KY USA

Kentucky Derby Art Show at The Brown Hotel Gallery at the Brown presents "Furlongs," this year's Kentucky Derby art show, featuring artists Kevin Oechsli, Jaime Corum and Carole Andreen-Harris showing March 25 through May 31.

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site
National Park in Hodgenville, KY USA

National Historic Site In the fall of 1808, Thomas and Nancy Lincoln settled on the 348 acre Sinking Spring Farm. Two months later on February 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln was born in a one-room log cabin near the Sinking Spring.

ArtsPlace
ArtsPlace things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Art Gallery in Lexington, KY USA

Home of LexArts, the city's arts and cultural council Housed in a Beaux Art classical style building dating to 1904, ArtsPlace is a multi-purpose arts center.

Aviation Museum of Kentucky
Aviation Museum of Kentucky things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Museum in Lexington, KY USA

Features restored histric aircraft Located at the Blue Grass Airport, this museum features aircraft, aviation artifacts and equipment, simulators, interactive displays and a gift shop.

BB Riverboats
BB Riverboats
Excursion in Newport, KY USA

Ride the Ohio! BB Riverboats offers a wide variety of cruises for children of all ages ranging from lunch and dinner cruises to breathtaking sightseeing cruises and even all-day mini excursions.

Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area
Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area
National Park in Oneida, KY USA
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National River and Recreation Area The free-flowing Big South Fork of the Cumberland River and its tributaries pass through 90 miles of scenic gorges and valleys containing a wide range of natural and historic features.

Blackfish Bison Ranch
Blackfish Bison Ranch
Tour in Winchester, KY USA

Blackfish Bison Ranch provides guided tours of buffalo herd. Blackfish Bison Ranch provides guided tours of our buffalo herd. We transport you by pickup or wagon to our buffalo where you can feed them by hand. Tours last approximately 1 hour. Bus tours are welcome and have easy access. Reservations are required.

Bluegrass Heritage Museum
Bluegrass Heritage Museum things to do on a rainy day in Lexington, KY
Museum in Winchester, KY USA

history museum Rolling grassland, wood and stone fences, tobacco, horses and unparalleled beauty make Kentucky's Bluegrass Region one of the most beautiful places to visit in all of the United States.

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Kentucky

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Georgetown-Scott County
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Louisville

Best Places to Stay in Kentucky


Best Western Plus Louisa
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From $105 / night.


Swimming Pool, Non Smoking Rooms.
Hampton Inn & Suites Madisonville
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From $84 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Holiday Inn Express Middlesboro
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From $110 / night.


Non Smoking Rooms, Free Breakfast.
Residence Inn Lexington South Hamburg Place
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From $109 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Residence Inn Paducah
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From $95 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Kentucky


The best time to visit Kentucky is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the mid 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 60's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 50's and highs in the low 60's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the low 40's.

Spring Visit Kentucky in the summerSummer Visit Kentucky in the fallFall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in Kentucky


Month Low Avg High
January 23.5 32.1 40.6
February 26.9 36.5 46.0
March 35.2 45.7 56.2
April 43.6 55.1 66.6
May 53.3 64.5 75.6
June 62.2 72.9 83.6
July 66.5 77.0 87.4
August 64.7 75.4 86.0
September 57.6 68.5 79.5
October 45.7 57.0 68.3
November 36.8 46.3 55.7
December 27.9 36.5 45.1

Destinations in and around Kentucky to Visit



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