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Kentucky Bourbon Trail

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Where the Spirit Leads YouFor more than 200 years, Kentucky's legendary...

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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Kentucky Bourbon Trail

I didn't travel the trail in August, but couldn't change the date. At any rate, this is a scheduled event that at first glance, thought would be boring. It wasn't! Enjoyed... read more

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I didn't travel the trail in August, but couldn't change the date. At any rate, this is a scheduled event that at first glance, thought would be boring. It wasn't! Enjoyed myself thoroughly. Each distillery gave an interesting tour, a taste of their product, and had a gift shop to browse in. Some had lunch, some big porches to sit... More 

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Berea, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've had a great time visiting all the distilleries on the KBT passport. Each place has been unique in their presentation. Some locations were free of charge and some had a nominal cost for the tour. The bourbon tasting was alot of fun and wasn't too much to not be able to drive afterwards. I was also introduced to the... More 

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Jefferson City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

All nine stops are great experiences. We did the 9 in three days and never felt rushed. They were easy to find and great people along the way. This is a great way to spend some quality time with your spouse!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We toured the Bourbon Trail for second time and it was as good as the first time we visited a few years ago. Kentucky is such a beautiful state. This area in particular takes you through rolling pastures of white-fenced horse properties. It is literally breathtaking and great for landscape photographers. The distilleries are a little spread out in the... More 

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I just got back from a 3 day Bourbon Trail tour and we had a blast. There is so much to see and do and all of the tours have a little bit of difference to them. It really amazed me at how each place had such a strong since of pride in their own distillery. From... More 

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San Carlos, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't really understand the need to visit all of the Bourbon trial distillers. We saw three and there was a great amount of duplication. Also, all did try to sell their own brand very forcefully. The best tour was at the Woodford Reserve distillery. Very good guide who answered questions in detail, and very good and beautiful facilities. Less... More 

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Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fun experience. It's true, I am not a bourbon drinker but my husband and dad enjoy the brown stuff! :) My mom and I don't drink it but we did a tasting here and there and at least learned to appreciate the differences and learn more about the process. The funny part is my dad and husband weren't... More 

1 Thank ourgypsylife
Lake in the Hills, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

not for kids but def fun for adults! as a non bourbon fan i was still surprised by how welcome and how much fun each tour turned out to be. each place being more different than the others!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The whole countryside is gorgeous, from the green grass, horses and hillside to the distilleries, rock fences and barns. Words can't describe the beauty in.this area. I highly recommend this tour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Started the Bourbon trail in the Lexington area. This is one on my list of things to do and it is not disappointing. Got four in on this trip.

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