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Kentucky Bourbon Trail

KY 40601
+1 502-875-9351
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Long Awaited Trip

I have always wanted to di the Bourbon Trail. We made it to 4 distilleries in 1 day, but I was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane A
Norman, Oklahoma
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Good Guy Trip

It takes about 3 days to do the loop but is a great time. Buffalo Trace is not on the tour but... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Granger, IN
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Where the Spirit Leads YouFor more than 200 years, Kentucky's legendary distilleries have crafted the world's finest Bourbons, using secret recipes and a time-honored process passed down from generation to generation.Now you can explore the rich tradition and proud history of "America's Official Native Spirit" on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail(R) tour, featuring 9 signature distilleries nestled among the most beautiful scenery the Bluegrass has to offer.Discover the art and science of the Master Distiller...Savor the distinct, mellow flavor...And see how Kentucky's perfect natural mix of weather and pure limestone water produces the classic taste and deep amber color.World-renowned Bourbon.Winding country roads.Inviting historic towns.Rolling green hills.And Bluegrass hospitality at its best.The Kentucky Bourbon Trail(R) tour - where the spirit leads you.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always wanted to di the Bourbon Trail. We made it to 4 distilleries in 1 day, but I was disappointed to find that you can only buy a tasting with a tour, which takes at least an hour. We were expecting it to...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It takes about 3 days to do the loop but is a great time. Buffalo Trace is not on the tour but should be added to yours. The silver dollar in Louisville is the spot for drinks after the tours.I,m planning the smaller distillers tour...More

1  Thank JimGranger_IN
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Cool shop....two very cool old guys on the gate to help you out with directions...worth a visit to the shop, we didn't do the tour as we've done others....and it is part of the bourbon trail after all. It's a bit out of the way,...More

1  Thank martin n
Reviewed 22 July 2017

So impressed with the itinerary from the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. It was easy to follow, the distilleries all had something interesting to share, stunning views, or beautiful grounds to walk. The tastings were terrific and the recommendations for lodging(Beaumont Inn for a historic experience and...More

1  Thank Jaimie L
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I am a proud bourbon fan who is also from Kentucky. I have been on many tours over the last few years and still haven't completed my passport. Some of them charge for tours. I know Willett's gives you a free tour if you are...More

1  Thank Tami N
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved it. There were 4 in my group 2 liked bourbon 2 didn't. They were good sports though and as we got into it they could appreciate the different noses and tastes of the different brands. We all could give a tour at the...More

Thank msudoc1495
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Went to Kentucky and among other things, we toured 10 of the Bourbon breweries. Each one was a little different and we learned a great deal about the process needed to make a prime bourbon. Won't give it away, you must enjoy it yourself. They...More

1  Thank SugarMitts
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Stop by a visitor center and pick up the Kentucky Boubon Trail guide book. It's a fun way to visit several distilleries along the trail and getting your book stamped at the same time. Each distillery has a unique story and facility, all equally fun...More

5  Thank Patricia438
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My wife visited the Trail in the month of May. The temps were good, the people friendly, and the bourbon awesome. I recommend doing your homework on what each distillery offers and plan carefully to avoid waiting long times or being shut out completely. The...More

3  Thank Bryan D
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Bourbon Trail is a fantastic experience, it is so Americana and holds so much of American History with in it. Every year they seem to add more Distilleries to the Bourbon Trail as the Distilleries are restored to their grandeur as they were when...More

4  Thank Patti D
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Jaymie F
30 August 2017|
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Response from msudoc1495 | Reviewed this property |
We went in a group of four. I drank all the samples and drove. The amounts are pretty small you shouldn't have a problem
13 June 2017|
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Response from Bryan D | Reviewed this property |
I have never been to KY in the summer, but I have read that some distilleries have reduced hours/tours.
5 June 2017|
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Response from RustyBlueCollar | Reviewed this property |
Definitely casual. Jeans, clam diggers(?). You go into the production, warehouses, and bottling areas and also go up some short stairways. (Wild Turkey had about 25 steps as you start the guided tour.).