We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bourbon in the Bluegrass

Select Date and Travellers
2 travellers
    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.
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Griffin Gate Marriott, Lexington
    Departure Time
    9:00 a.m. (Email will be sent to confirm exact time)
    • 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
    • Lunch
    • Alcoholic drinks other than tastings (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Available for private tours of 6 or more)
    Show More
    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.
    Reviews (44)
    There are newer reviews for Bourbon in the Bluegrass
    See the most recent reviews
    Filter reviews
    43 results
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Traveller rating
    Show reviews that mention
    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
    Selected filters
    Updating list...
    26 - 30 of 43 reviews
    Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

    We went on this tour with Bruce and had a really good time! It was nice to hear extra history and facts about the area as we drove to each of our destinations. My husband loves bourbon but I soak up as much history as...More

    Thank kathrynw312
    Bruce A, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

    thanks for your very nice review. Hope you can join us again

    Reviewed November 18, 2018

    We had a great time. Our driver was awesome. They handled all of the logistics of booking the tours and tastings and were able to pick us up where we requested.

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Ryan B
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

    Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your tour Thanks

    Reviewed November 17, 2018

    This was our first trip for distillery tours and we will be back and with this same company. Bruce knew more about some of the distilleries than some of our tour guides! He is such a nice person and it was fun to hear about...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank 36douglasw
    Bruce A, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 17, 2018

    Thanks for your very kind review. Glad you loved your time in Central Kentucky. We really like to show off our little area of the world Bruce

    Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

    We hired Bruce and his company for a one day bourbon trail adventure. He delivered in every way - picked us up at hotel, had great tours all set up for us at the distilleries, had a great lunch spot planned out, and shared tons...More

    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2018

    Thanks for your very kind review. Glad you enjoyed your time in Kentucky

    Reviewed October 12, 2018

    This was our 1st time in Kentucky and our 1st time doing a Bourbon Tour. Bruce, from Central Kentucky Tours, was the best guide (and driver) we could have asked for. The van was spotless and there were both water and umbrellas for our use...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank Michelle C
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

    Thanks for taking the time to post this very nice review. We tour wether we have 2 or 50, it is your time on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and we do our best that you make the most of your time in Ky

    View more reviews
    Questions & Answers
    Ask a question
    February 10, 2019|
    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
    Patrick P
    August 9, 2018|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    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
    Key Details
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall: