A bartender stamps a passport on the Louisville Urban Bourbon Trail

Kentucky Bourbon Experiences

Kentucky Bourbon Experiences

In Kentucky, all paths lead to bourbon. But four in particular take thirsty travelers on a spirited journey to the most hallowed distilleries and bourbon bars in the nation. Meet master distillers, share a glass with fellow bourbon lovers and learn the stories behind your favorite bottles. Not only that, but visitors can earn stamps at each stop to redeem for swag. Whether you've got a day in Bardstown, a night in Newport or a week to immerse yourself in Kentucky's storied bourbon culture statewide, we've got a trail that's sure to fit the (mash) bill.


Bourbon Experiences

Exterior of Jim Beam barn with white paint with Jim Beam logo

Kentucky Bourbon Experiences

Visit the most legendary bourbon distilleries in the country on this trail that travels through the heart of Bourbon Country.

A bartender pours a tasting glass of bourbon at Bluegrass Distillers in Lexington

Kentucky Craft Bourbon Experiences

Trailblazers come in all shapes and sizes. This offshoot takes you to 20 craft distilleries that more than hold their own against the big dogs.

A female bartender shakes a cocktail at a bourbon bar on the B-Line in Northern Kentucky

Northern Kentucky B-Line

The Northern Kentucky River Region boasts an impressive lineup of distilleries and bourbon bars. Find your sipping point on this buzzworthy trail.

Bourbon pours into a giant bourbon glass at a display at Evan Williams Bourbon Experience in Louisville, KY

Urban Kentucky Bourbon Experiences

Sip your way across Louisville on this trail which features more than 40 outstanding bars, restaurants and other urban bourbon haunts.

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