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Considered a paragon of Southern life and culture, Kentucky is home to several cultural landmarks and historical places. Most notably are the following: Churchill Downs, legendary horse-racing track for the Kentucky Derby, the Louisville Slugger Museum, Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park, the Daniel Boone National Forest, and Mammoth Cave National Park. No wonder it's a popular vacation spot. Take a drive in your RV rental to Kentucky and be one of the thousands who can't get enough of this wondrous place, often referred to as the Bluegrass State! Major cities include Louisville, Lexington, Frankfort, and Bowling Green. All of these cities are great for an RV rental in Kentucky!

Kentucky Attractions

Cumberland Gap

The Cumberland Gap, a narrow passageway between the Appalachian Mountains, is an important place in American History. Used for hundreds of years by Native Americans, American frontiersmen eventually widened the gap to enable regular and safe travel into the western territories. Today, the Gap offers visitors a rich historical experience as well as stunning views of the valley below. Be sure to check out the fascinating Middlesboro Crater, the site of a meteor impact which hit thousands of years ago, during your visit in a trailer rental to Kentucky.

Lost River Cave

Naturalists flock to Lost River Cave because of its unique geological features. The river itself winds seven miles through the cave, allowing people to explore the caverns by boat. The wildlife inside the cave is unique to the region, and spelunking is also available for people to explore and observe them in their natural habitats. Be sure to check the website in advance and purchase ride tickets so you don't get have to wait upon arrival.

Kentucky Speedway

If you are a fan of car racing, drive your RV rental to Kentucky Speedway located in the city of Sparta. It is a 1.5-mile tri-oval asphalt track which hosts NASCAR, ARCA, and Indy Racing League races since it opened in 2000. It has a grandstand capacity of 17,000, which is usually full when races are held. Check out the website for a schedule or races and events.

Kentucky State Parks / Campgrounds

Whispering Hills RV Park

Located about 30 minutes from Lexington, Whispering Hills RV Park is packed with amenities, which you and your family can enjoy. It is one of your best options if you are planning to drive your RV rental to Lexington, Kentucky. It has 177 available full hookup sites with tables, fire rings, and room for slideouts. Facilities and services include a swimming pool, pavilion, recreational hall, outdoor games fishing, playground, bike rentals, wi-fi internet access, RV storage and supplies, restrooms and showers, and laundry facility for your travel trailer rental Kentucky. This family-owned and operated RV Park is open all year round.

Louisville South KOA

Ideal for an RV rental in Louisville, Kentucky, the Louisville South KOA spells hours of fun for the entire family. It is also the perfect home base if you want to explore, Shepherdsville, Louisville, and its surrounding areas. It has 153 available spaces, 107 of which are full hookup sites with fire rings. Facilities and amenities include wi-fi internet access, heated pool, water activities at Salt River, recreational hall, outdoor games, whirlpool, nature trails, outdoor games, game room, horseshoes, playground, RV Storage, fishing supplies, restrooms and showers, and laundry facility for your motorhome rental Kentucky. You are welcomed to stay in Louisville South KOA at any time of the year.

Big Bear Resort Campground

Located approximately an hour from Kentucky Lake, Big Bear Resort Campground is one of the better options if you want to enjoy an easy drive in your RV rental to Kentucky Lake. It has 23 spaces available, 3 of which are full hookup sites with tables, fire rings, and room for slideouts. Facilities and amenities include a swimming pool, pavilion, playground, wi-fi internet access, fishing supplies, restrooms and showers, golf carts, and laundry facility. You can also enjoy numerous water activities at the Kentucky Lake when you take a day trip to the lake. Park season is from April 1 to October 31.

Festival and Events

International Bar-B-Q Festival

Head off to Owensboro, Kentucky, in the middle of May, and enjoy the most delicious barbecues in Kentucky at the International Bar-B-Q Festival. It showcases a variety of mouthwatering meats cooked in different styles. It also features a backyard cook-off competition, adult and regular beverages, non-stop entertainment, classic car show, pie eating contest, arts and crafts booths. Have your fill of all kinds of barbecues at the International Bar-B-Q Festival.

Kentucky State Fair

Attracting thousands of visitors annually, the Kentucky State Fair is one of the biggest and most popular events in Kentucky. It is a ten-day fun fest held in Louisville each August. The fair has something for everyone! It features midway rides, cooking contests, talent shows, a Little Miss & Mister pageant, gourmet garden, concerts, food and music tents, and so much more! Do not miss the Kentucky State Fair! Visit Kentucky and have a blast with the whole family! Kentucky is filled with attractions for all ages! Book a travel trailer rental to Kentucky at RVnGO and be ready for your once-in-a-lifetime adventure.

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