Kentucky travelers choose from 25 Best Western hotels.
The greater Louisville area, home of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum – be sure and get your picture taken with the Barbaro Memorial Statue. Bardstown, 40 miles southeast of Louisville, is the Bourbon Capital of the World, perfect for a taste of the local legend – warm yourself up with a tasting at Barton 1792 Distillery & Visitor Center.
Visit western Kentucky for a bounty of fun, from Barren River Imaginative Museum of Science, to Paducah – home to the Paducah International Raceway. Check out Lexington in the eastern region of the state, home of Kentucky Horse Park and the Lexington Ice Center.
You can hit the open road on a memorable drive tour like the Caves to Cumberland Tour, Kentucky Bourbon Tour, or Quilts to Cave Tour. And you won't want to miss out on national parks like Mammoth Cave, Big South Fork National River, or the Abe Lincoln Birthplace.
Don't miss Lexington's University of Kentucky Wildcats – visit Rupp Arena and watch as the Men's Basketball team slams and jams their way back to the Big Dance. Back on the Bourbon Trail, visit the famous Woodford Reserve Distillery in Versailles.