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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)
    • 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)
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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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    Reviewed April 11, 2019

    This was a great way to experience the Bourbon Trail. Bruce really knows his bourbons and the area! We had a great time visited 3 distilleries, learned how bourbon is made and saw the beautiful Kentucky countryside! So relaxing not having to worry about driving............Thanks...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Journey431243
    Kentucky123, Owner at Central Kentucky Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

    Thanks for touring with us. Keep us in mine on your next visit

    Reviewed April 1, 2019

    Bruce is a very knowledgeable tour. guide. He was early to our hotel and out the door we went. His bus was comfortable and very clean. Bruce had arranged our entry into 3 distilleries of our choice when we booked. He also planned a stop...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank swhite153
    Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

    It was the best trip and Bruce was amazing!! It was our young 88 year Mom’s first time to Kentucky and she had a blast!! Bruce went above and beyond to make this tour memorable! We will never go thru another tour company other then...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank Amy T
    Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

    Bruce promply picked us up, shared interesting information of the area and history as we traveled throughout the day. Our 1st stop, touring the cooperage, up close to observe and hear about beginning to end of the wood barrel making process. The van was spic...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank valrick
    Reviewed March 19, 2019

    Cenntral Kentucky Tours is awsome. Bruce picked us up from our Hotel and took us to Marker's Mark, Hevean Hill and Jim Beam. His knowlege of Burbon is amazing and he provide us with the best service I have ever experinced on a tour and...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    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|
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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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