Most People Don’t Know About These 10 Gems Hidden In Kentucky

There are a near-endless array of adventures just waiting to be had here in the Bluegrass State. And while we’re all for the big-name attractions, there are just as many entertaining and amazing places across Kentucky that many people just don’t know about. Some of these incredible areas are more well-known than others, yet still harbor some amazing secrets. People will often visit and unknowingly pass up rare opportunities to just soak up some serene scenery, or go on an exciting adventure. Don’t make that mistake! Here are 10 hidden gems hiding in Kentucky:

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There truly are some hidden gems in Kentucky that can provide a serene place to relax and absorb the beauty of the Bluegrass State. Whatever type of adventure you’re seeking, you’re sure to find it right here in Kentucky!

For another fun hidden gem hiding in Kentucky, check out this under-the-radar zoo.

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Hidden gems in Kentucky

September 01, 2021

What are some other hidden gems in Kentucky?

Do you enjoy exploring off-the-beaten-path places in the Bluegrass? So do we! In fact, we put together this hidden gem road trip that’s sure to satisfy your appetite for adventure. Some of our favorite hidden gem destinations on this road trip include Pine Island Double Falls and Sand Cave. For more under-the-radar spots to visit around the state, these 11 hidden places are all absolutely worth exploring… and knowing about, as most lifelong Kentuckians might not even know about some of them!

What are some fun day trips in Kentucky?

Where do we even begin? Kentucky is simply bursting with amazing day trips, offering everything from historical sites and attractions to natural wonders and perfect parks. We recommend starting with this list of 15 day trips across Kentucky, which includes everything from train rides and cave tours to winsome small towns and animal encounters. (An Australian safari in Kentucky? You bet!)

What are some beautiful places to visit in Kentucky?

Call us biased, but pretty much anywhere you visit in Kentucky is going to be beautiful. So instead, we’ll direct you to this guide: A Nature Lovers Definitive Guide To Kentucky’s Natural Beauty – Waterfalls, Beaches, Hikes And More! As its name implies, this comprehensive guide has some of our very favorite places in the state, including our most scenic waterfalls, hiking trails, rivers, and so much more!