Hotels on The Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Taste Your Way through History

Become a part of history as you explore the making of Kentucky's signature spirit.

Discover America's Official Native Spirit

Formed by the Kentucky Distiller's Association in 1999, the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® tour takes you on a journey from the 1700s into the future of some of the states finest distilleries, including:

  • Bourbon Town Branch at Alltech Brewing & Distilling Co. — 4 Miles Away
  • Wild Turkey — 25 Miles Away
  • Woodford Reserve — 25 Miles Away
  • Heaven Hill Distilleries — 63 Miles Away
  • Four Roses Bourbon — 68 Miles Away
  • Maker's Mark — 68 Miles Away
  • Even Williams — 74 Miles Away
  • Jim Beam — 78 Miles Away
  • Bulleit Frontier Whiskey — 79 Miles Away

Enjoy a firsthand look at the proud tradition of Kentucky's signature spirit as you learn the rich history, science, and art of crafting Bourbon. The Clarion Hotel in Lexington is proud to serve as your home base as you tour some of the countries finest distilleries and discover what nearly 2.5 million visitors from all 50 states and 25 countries have enjoyed in the past 5 years alone!

An Exclusive Gift

Pick up a free souvenir passport at your first distillery stop and begin collecting stamps from all nine distilleries. At the end of your journey, you will receive a complimentary Kentucky Bourbon Trail® T-shirt to commemorate your visit. Reserved for only the esteemed explorers who complete their Kentucky Bourbon Trail® adventure, this exclusive shirt cannot be purchased.