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Bourbon in the Bluegrass

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    What to Expect
    The tour departs from Griffin Gate Marriott in Lexington at approximately 9:00 a.m. (You will receive an email with exact time prior to the date of the tour.) The first stop of the day will be at Woodford Reserve Distillery for a tour of the historic distillery and grounds and tastings of their hand crafted small batch bourbons.  The next stop will be at Buffalo Trace Distillery where you will tour the National Historic Landmark distillery and taste bourbon that has 200 years of distilling experience behind it.  Lunch will be the next stop at a local restaurant (locations may vary).  The final stop of the day will be at Four Roses Distillery, the 2017 winner of "America's Best Kentucky Bourbon" for their 2016 Limited Edition Small Batch, for a distillery tour and tastings.  All distillery stops will include time to shop for bourbon and bourbon related items in the distillery gift shops.  Finally, you will travel back to Lexington with return to Griffin Gate Marriott at approximately 5:00 p.m.

    The tour includes transportation provided by expert guides, all tours and tastings and bottled water.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Griffin Gate Marriott, Lexington
    Departure Time
    9:00 a.m. (Email will be sent to confirm exact time)
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • Transport by air-conditioned van/bus.
    • Expert commentary on board.
    • Tours of Woodford Reserve Distillery, Buffalo Trace Distillery, and Four Roses Distillery with tastings.
    • Professional guides.
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges.
    • Bottled water.
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Central Kentucky Tours
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Alcoholic drinks other than tastings (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Available for private tours of 6 or more)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    All reviews central kentucky beaumont inn four roses woodford reserve buffalo trace turkey shaker village fun trip great company great experience local history a lot of fun tour company wealth of knowledge private tour highly recommend this tour wonderful tour
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    Reviewed July 14, 2019

    My husband and I decided to go on a bourbon tour- and we’re so glad we chose this company! Our guide, John, was a great driver, with a great knowledge and appreciation for bourbon. He taught us about the history of bourbon, as well as...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 131katrinar
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

    Thanks for taking the time to post your review. Glad you enjoyed your time with John.

    Reviewed July 12, 2019 via mobile

    My husband and I throughly enjoyed this outing. Bruce was kind, generous, and very informative. We chose to go through a tour company so we wouldn’t have to worry about driving and reserving times for tours.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank ginni232
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2019

    Thanks for your review. Come back and see us

    Reviewed July 4, 2019

    Bruce did a wonderful tour. Learned various bourbon manufacturing processes and drank the results. We visited 3 different distilleries with significant history.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank lericson1
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2019

    Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed the results of their labors

    Reviewed June 30, 2019

    Jeff was our Tour Guide and he was perfect! Drove us from place to place with lots of historical information in between Distilleries! He was very helpful and always made sure we were where we were supposed to be! He gave us some great Dinner...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank drseye2th
    Bruce A, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2019

    thanks for taking the time to review and give Jeff a shout out on the great job he did. Glad you enjoyed your time in KY and come back and see us

    Reviewed June 20, 2019

    The distillery tours were informative and fun. Everyone was open to learning, enjoying tastings, and shopping. The CKT guide, Donnie, was the greatest guide we’ve seen. Really passionate about Kentucky, bourbon, and ensuring his clients are comfortable and enjoying the day. Donnie was so great...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Trow29
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

    thanks for taking the time to post your review and giving Donnie a shout out. He is a great ambassador for KY and the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, glad you enjoyed your time with him. Hope you all can come back and see us again

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    February 10, 2019|
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    Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
    Lunch was on your own...we went to a small deli which Had huge sandwiches...you will have to check website to update information on distilleries and days that tours take place..Enjoy
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    August 9, 2018|
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    Response from ShakingTree | Reviewed this property |
    We really liked the Four Roses. It was unique architecturally and had one of the better tasting experiences we had on our tour. Having said that, the Central Kentucky Tours guys have a really good knowledge of all the... More
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