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Kentucky Bourbon Tour to Maker's Mark and Jim Beam

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Stop At: Mint Julep Experiences - Louisville, 210 W Liberty St, Louisville, KY 40202

This tour departs each Thursday from the Mint Julep Experiences Hub in Falls City Market at the Omni Louisville Hotel in downtown Louisville at 8:00 a.m. You'll meet your trained tour leader there and join a group of other bourbon lovers for a Kentucky adventure. During your trip, Mint Julep's expert guide will teach you all about the Bluegrass State on a fun, safe and educational ride in air conditioned transportation. All admissions, tours and tastings are included in the ticket price. The only additional money you'll need is for gift shop purchases, additional alcohol at lunch, and gratuity (optional).

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Maker's Mark, 3350 Burkes Spring Rd, Loretto, KY 40037-8027

At Maker's Mark Distillery in Loretto, Kentucky, you'll get to see how their iconic red-wax bottle bourbon is made. Following a tour of the grounds that includes several aspects of the spirits making process, you'll enjoy a guided tasting of Maker's Mark, Maker's 46 and other products made on-site.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Barton 1792 Distillery, 501 Cathedral Manor, Bardstown, KY 40004

You'll visit Barton 1792 Distillery for a sampling of whiskey products. There's time to shop before boarding the bus for the next destination. You'll also enjoy lunch at a local restaurant (location varies) as part of your experience

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Jim Beam American Stillhouse, 526 Happy Hollow Rd, Clermont, KY 40110-8900

Your final distillery stop is at Jim Beam American Stillhouse, the home of many popular bourbons and American whiskeys including Jim Beam, Knob Creek, Basil Hayden's, Baker's and Booker's. You'll learn the process from mashing to distilling, barreling, aging and bottling.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mint Julep Experiences - Louisville, 210 W Liberty St, Louisville, KY 40202

The tour group will travel back to Louisville, returning to the Omni Hotel at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Duration: 10 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
210 W Liberty St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
9h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Kentucky Bourbon Day-Trip from Louisville
  • Admission to Maker's Mark Distillery with Guided Tour
  • Admission to Jim Beam Distillery with Guided Tour
  • Round-Trip Transportation via Air-Conditioned Bus
  • Live Commentary On Board
  • Professional Guide
  • Tastings at Barton 1792 Distillery
  • Bottled Water
  • Entry/Admission - Mint Julep Experiences - Louisville
  • Entry/Admission - Maker's Mark
  • Entry/Admission - Barton 1792 Distillery
  • Entry/Admission - Jim Beam American Stillhouse
Exclusions
  • Gratuity for guide (optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Valid ID required. Attendees may be asked to prove they are 21 years of age or older to be able to consume or purchase alcohol at each distillery.
  • Tours are non-refundable.
  • Please arrive 15-minutes prior to departure to check-in.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
  • Closed-toe shoes recommended.
  • Dress code is casual.
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years.
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers.
  • Not wheelchair accessible.
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 22 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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We did the South tour one day and the East tour the very next day. Loved both! The itinerary flows perfectly from tours to tastings, great lunches and knowledgeable and fun tour guides! Shout out to our two guides Alice and Cindy!
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Response from MintJulepTours1, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Bourbon Tour to Maker's Mark and Jim Beam
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks so much for the great review! Glad you all had a blast with Alice and Cindy ... they're some of the best! :)
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If you are new to the area and want to be able to enjoy some tours, tastings and lunch without having to worry about getting a taxi, uber or rent your own vehicle, then Mint Julep Experiences is the number one experience you need to take advantage of. I did both their Woodford
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Response from MintJulepTours1, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Bourbon Tour to Maker's Mark and Jim Beam
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thanks for the review, and glad you had a great time! Chuck and Alyce are top notch!
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Both distilleries we very interesting and in there process of grains making the drinkable bourbon which both were very hospitable and very gracious in their tastings.
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Response from MintJulepTours1, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Bourbon Tour to Maker's Mark and Jim Beam
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thanks for the review, Johnnie! Glad you had a great time at Maker's Mark and Beam!
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This tour was amazing! Our tour guide was knowledgeable and fun. The stops were interesting and we had ample time to see, taste, and shop! Definitely well worth the price.....I highly recommend it!!!
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Response from MintJulepTours1, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Bourbon Tour to Maker's Mark and Jim Beam
Responded 12 Sep 2019
Great to hear, Kim! Thanks so much for the review!
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and we give it an absolutely perfect score....or since joani was a teacher an A+ : ) the information, the personal attention--we just can't say enough about how great that tour was we loved learning about bourbon, its history and the process as well as riding through the
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Response from MintJulepTours1, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Bourbon Tour to Maker's Mark and Jim Beam
Responded 5 Sep 2019
So glad you had a great time with Joni! She's the best!
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  • Duration: 9h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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