This Road Trip To The Most Majestic Castles Around Louisville Is Like Something From A Fairytale

You may not think of castles when you think of Louisville or Kentucky, but it turns out that the area around our city is home to a few of these majestic hidden gems. Some are in plain sight, while others are tucked away in a beautiful park, but they are all magical and worth a visit. This road trip will take you from Louisville to four castles that will surely be one of the most unique excursions you can take in Kentucky. The map below shows the four stops on the trip, but feel free to customize your own map here, if you want to change up the order.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

We know about the Bourbon Trail, but maybe Louisville should also start a Castle Trail! Did you know about these four majestic buildings in our area? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!

And for more unique spots to visit around Louisville, check out our previous article here.


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