Head to Whiskey Row in Louisville, KY

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Are you interested in tasting and touring some of the best distilleries in Kentucky? One of the most popular attractions in our area is Whiskey Row in Louisville, where you'll find a collection of modern and historic distilleries along Main Street within walking distance of each other. Louisville has long been a destination and integral part of the spirits industry, as it was a hub for storing and selling.

Today, Whiskey Row in Louisville is a lively attraction for interactive tours, various tasting experiences, and excellent dining opportunities. One of the best ways to explore this main drag is on the Whiskey Row Walking Tour. This two-hour tour operates from May to October and gives visitors an insider's look at the industry. After you've got a lay of the land, you can always head back to any of the distilleries on Whiskey Row in Louisville for more in-depth sessions.

Before you start planning your tasting itinerary, you'll want to get your lodging on the books, and our bed and breakfast in Louisville, KY, is the perfect place to stay! While we're located just across the river in New Albany, no other accommodations blend a historic ambiance with luxurious amenities and service. Our spacious Inn only has four elegant guest suites, so you'll be guaranteed a restful and quiet getaway. Start planning your next adventure to Whiskey Row in Louisville, and book your lodging today!

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Your Guide to Whiskey Row in Louisville, KY

Exploring the distilleries on Whiskey Row in Louisville is consistently listed as one of TripAdvisor's top ten best things to do in this historic town. Thanks to the proximity of these world-renowned whiskey distilleries, you can head out on foot, pop into different establishments as you go along, and take in the history and flavor.

Here are the top distilleries on Whiskey Row in Louisville:

  1. Kentucky Peerless Distilling: Awarded as a Traveler's Choice on TripAdvisor, the tours at this local distillery are immersive and always include a tasting of their delicious bourbons and ryes. You'll get a behind-the-scenes look at how they make their spirits from grain to bottle.
  2. Michter's Fort Nelson Distillery: Just across the street from the Louisville Slugger Museum & Bat Factory, this local distillery on Whiskey Row in Louisville is a classic spot for tastings and tours. You'll indulge in the highest quality American whiskeys and be sure to enjoy a cocktail at the world-class Bar at Fort Nelson.
  3. Evan Williams Bourbon Experience: A name synonymous with bourbon for centuries, this distillery in Louisville was the first on Whiskey Row and offers a historic look inside, showing visitors a "Bourbon Done Right" tour and tasting.
  4. Old Forester Distilling: Head here for the "Nothing Better in the Market" Tour for an exclusive tour and a guided VIP tasting of Old Forester Single Barrel, 1910 Old Fine Whisky, and Old Forester Birthday Bourbon.
  5. Old Carter Whiskey: Not precisely a distillery, but this bottle shop is a hidden gem for whiskey and rye lovers just off the main drag. Watch their social media channels for special pop-up shops and specials.
  6. Angel's Envy Distillery: Perhaps one of the most well-known distilleries in the area, Angel's Envy offers an elegant backdrop for tasting and tours. You can even try your hand at the craft on the "Bottle Your Own Single Barrel" tour.
  7. Rabbit Hole Distillery: This is the perfect place to end your tour on Whiskey Row. This massive architectural-designed distillery is a hub of art, food, and culture—an ideal place to wrap up your day exploring this timeless industry and tasting your way through Louisville.

As a guest at our bed and breakfast in Louisville, KY, feel free to ask your innkeepers about reservations and transportation options during your stay! We always strive to help make your visit as seamless and comfortable as it can be.

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Stay at Our Bed and Breakfast in Louisville, KY

For those heading to our area to explore Whiskey Row in Louisville, KY, you'll want a soft place to land at the end of the day. That's where our elegant and historic bed and breakfast in Louisville comes in! Just located across the river in the charming small town of New Albany, our Inn is set back from the busy tourist areas and is the ideal place to unwind. You'll love the ambiance of our stately bed and breakfast on Mansion Row, a National Register of Historic Places District.

Our Inn has been meticulously restored and now serves as one of the most elegant Southern Indiana wedding venues and a full-service bed and breakfast. As a guest here, you'll be treated to a lovely morning meal, included with your accommodations and served in our traditional dining room. We love to create flavorful Southern comfort meals with seasonal and local ingredients whenever possible.

Our spacious guest rooms are a haven for relaxation! If you choose the Culbertson Suite, you'll relish the big, comfortable bed for a restful night's sleep under 15-foot ceilings. This suite also has an ornate bath with a claw-foot soaking tub and majestic views from the balcony overlooking the Ohio River. It's one of our favorite suites to recommend for romantic getaways! Get your next trip on the calendar and book your room at our bed and breakfast in Louisville, KY, today!

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