A spirit-lifting adventure in Kentucky and Tennessee
Get a real taste of the south on a six-day journey along the iconic Kentucky bourbon trail. Kicking off in the flourishing city of Louisville, uncover a progressive food scene, sip creative cocktails, tour taprooms and meet local brewers. Journeying south, learn the tricks of the trade during a visit to a bourbon distillery before continuing to the country music capital of the world, Nashville, Tennessee. Here you’ll line dance in honky tonks, take part in a recording session in the Country Music Hall of Fame, feast on barbecue and of course sample more bourbon! Whether you’re a bourbon buff or beginner, this is sure to be one neat adventure!
Follow the southern route of the famed Kentucky bourbon trail and get to know the state that produces 95% of the world’s bourbon, with plenty of tasting opportunities along the way!
Discover Louisville’s vibrant and progressive food scene during a southern supper adventure, stopping into three foodie hotspots for a creative course paired with a cocktail.
Sip your way around Louisville on a thirst-quenching beer tour, visiting local breweries and taprooms to meet the brewers and sample their goods.
Learn about the south’s most beloved genre during a visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville and take part in a recording session in the city’s oldest studio.
Embrace a piece of Nashville’s culture on an afternoon dedicated to bourbon and barbecue, sampling a tempting array of smoked meats paired with southern spirits.
The legal drinking age in the USA is 21 years old – this trip suits those of legal drinking age due to the activities involved.
You're in the South of the USA, so expect a lot of (delicious) fried food and barbecue. Vegetarians may have fewer options, as a lot of southern cuisine is meat-based.
This trip is new to our range this year. Despite rigorous planning and research, new itineraries can sometimes throw us some unexpected surprises. More often than not, it’ll be a welcome surprise, but every now and again there might be a hiccup. We like to think that is what puts the ‘adventure’ in ‘adventure travel’.
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There are currently no scheduled departures on our Kentucky Bourbon trail to Nashville trip. If you are interested in other trips in the region visit one of the links below.
1. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 10 am on Day 1. Please make your own way to the Joining Point Hotel listed in the Essential Trip Information for this itinerary.
2. A single supplement is available if you’d prefer not to share a room on this trip. The single supplement applies to all nights on your trip and is subject to availability. Please speak to your booking agent for further information.
3. Please ensure you have checked local state information regarding COVID-19 restrictions and regulations before you travel.
4. You must be of US Legal drinking age to join this tour.
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