Whatever your interest or passion, we invite you to use this guide to help you plan your stay in Kentucky.
Explore the many multicultural tourism opportunities in Kentucky, learning about the state’s diverse cultural, heritage and travel attractions in this guide.
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Kentucky Travel Guide & Trip Planning Tools

Ready to travel to Kentucky? Below you’ll find a number of helpful resources including information on the state’s weather, Welcome Centers and trip planning tools.

Visitors Guide and Map

The Kentucky visitors guide and map are the perfect resources for exploring the Bluegrass State. Inside you’ll find tons of information on attractions, restaurants, lodging and more. Order or download online.


Getting in, out and around Kentucky is easy. You’ll find four primary airports conveniently located throughout the state, as well as, taxi, bus, train and even river ferry service. Whether you’re here for business or pleasure, you’ll find an abundance of transportation services.


Kentucky enjoys mild summers and moderately cold winters because of its central U.S. location, so any month is a great month to travel to Kentucky, with each season offering something different.

Welcome Centers

Kentucky's eight interstate welcome centers offer travelers a hospitable respite from the open road. Stop in for maps, directions or a Kentucky visitors guide. Get advice on the best things to see and do in the area. Pick up attraction brochures and local event information, or find nearby lodging and restaurants.

Knowledgeable staff members are always available to answer your questions.

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