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Bourbon Trail Tours
Kentucky is known for many things: bluegrass music, rolling hills, horse racing, and of course, its famous bourbon whiskey.
There’s a wealth of tourists to Kentucky every year who embark on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®, a veritable hotspot of world-famous bourbon distilleries like Jim Beam, Maker’s Mark, and Woodford Reserve.
Thoroughbred Limousine takes pride in helping bourbon lovers experience the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, and offers luxurious, efficient transportation services to ALL of KENTUCKY’s most famous bourbon distilleries, peppered along the Kentucky bourbon trail, some of them deep in the woods, some of them hidden away in the hills.
Customize Your Bourbon Trail Tour to Any of These Distilleries
Private Custom Bourbon Tours
Prefer to choose specific distilleries and be on your own schedule in a private car, stretch limousine, passenger van or executive limousine Bus?
Thoroughbred Limousine offers a wide range of vehicles seating from two to thirty six passengers to transport your private group on a customized bourbon tour. You choose which distilleries you visit, how long you stay at each one and where you stop for lunch. Our knowledgeable office staff and drivers are happy to give recommendations on the best tours and lunch spots based on your preferences.
Please use our online reservation system to get rates for your date, size group and length of rental. Visiting just one distillery takes roughly 3 hours which includes approximately 1 – 1.5 hours of travel time from Lexington to the nearest section of the Bourbon Trail (Trail West) and back to Lexington. You can expect to add 1.5 – 2 hours of service for each additional distillery you visit. Most distilleries first tour is 9AM, with the last tour being around 3PM. We suggest starting between 8AM and 10AM if you want to visit 3-4 distilleries in one day.
Private Tour hourly rates do not include fee’s for distillery tours/tastings or lunch. Gourmet and affordable lunch options are available for purchase at one of the distilleries cafe’s, typically between $5.00 – $15.00/person depending on what you order. You may also pack a lunch or stop at any restaurant of your choosing, your driver can make suggestions. Tour and tasting fee’s as of September 2015 are: Free for Buffalo Trace Distillery, $10.00/person for Woodford Reserve, and $5.00/person for Four Roses distillery. Private custom bourbon trail tours are available everyday of the week.
Public Bourbon Trail Tours
Are you a single, two-some or small group? Do you want to tour the bourbon trail with other people, avoiding the expense of private car service? You’re in luck!
Thoroughbred Limousine offers a Fantastic preset tour so you can do just that. Join our public tour and receive round trip deluxe transportation in one of our premium vehicles to visit Buffalo Trace, Four Roses and Woodford Reserve distilleries in the heart of bourbon country for a flat per person rate. Rates are between $59 and $99/person depending on number of people in your group, day of the week and whether it’s hi or low season for distillery tours. We do not add the cost of the tour fees or lunch to our per person rate, so guests only pay for what they want. Passengers are not required to purchase a tour, tasting or lunch at any individual distillery should they not want to. This works out well for those who just want to tour one or two of the distilleries, explore the distillery grounds on their own, or bring their own lunch.
Public Tour rates do not include fee’s for distillery tours/tastings or lunch. Gourmet and affordable lunch options are available for purchase at one of the distilleries cafe’s, typically between $5.00 – $15.00/person depending on what you order. You may also pack a lunch if you like. Tour and tasting fee’s as of September 2015 are: Free for Buffalo Trace Distillery, $10.00/person for Woodford Reserve, and $5.00/person for Four Roses distillery. Public tours depart from Downtown Lexington at 9:30AM and return at approximately 4:30PM. Open containers are not allowed in Public Tour vehicles. Public bourbon trail tours are not available on Sundays.
Public Tour Distillery Information
This distillery is located in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, just a short drive from Lexington and nestled on the banks of the Salt River, providing your tour experience with a special sort of ambiance. The Spanish Mission-style architecture sets the Four Roses apart from any other distillery on the Bourbon Trail. The tour is only $5, and you’ll get an inside look at the production process and the history of Four Roses.
This Versailles, Kentucky, distillery is the oldest working bourbon distillery in the United States; it has produced some of the most popular spirits in the country, and continues to produce exceptional craft bourbon each day. For $10, you can take a tour of the facility and learn about the history of Woodford Reserve, their bottling process and their unique take on bourbon making.
Buffalo Trace offers some of the most dynamic tours on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail; in fact, this Frankfort, Kentucky distillery offers five different tours to suit a variety of interests. Consider the Trace Tour, which offers insight into the history of the distillery. Other Tours include the Hard Hat Tour, The National Historic Landmark Tour, and a Ghost Tour to see areas of the distillery that are considered to be haunted.
Our online reservation system does not currently handle per passenger reservations. Please call our office at 859-273-3690 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to get a rate or make a reservation for a Public Tour. Please include the tour date, number of passengers in your group and your name and phone number. We will contact you to complete your reservation.