• Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

Louisville Holidays

Birthplace of the legendary Mohammad Ali and known for the world famous Kentucky Derby, Louisville is an eclectic and interesting city, brimming with entertainment.

Sports fan will love Louisville; from horse racing at Churchill Down to AAA minor league baseball courtesy of the Louisville Bats and the world famous Louisville Slugger Museum there is plenty to enjoy. Art and history buffs will also feel at home with venues such as the Mellwood Arts Centre, The Muhammad Ali Center and the Frazier International History Museum to explore. And foodies will quickly appreciate why Louisville is known as the culinary capital of Bourbon Country with its boundary pushing twist of southern cuisine and the unique Urban Bourbon Experience, featuring the world’s only, city-wide trail filled with award-winning micro-distilleries, exhibits and craft cocktail destinations. 

Destination Highlights
  • Visit Churchill Downs racetrack home to the Kentucky Derby
  • Hit the Urban Bourbon trail
  • Head to the Muhammad Ali Center to learn about the legendary boxer
  • Tour the Louisville Slugger Museum

Time Zone

GMT -5 hours

Flight Time

Indirect flights available from Ireland.


USD - US Dollars

Visa Information

Irish Passport holders require an Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) to visit Memphis. You can obtain an ESTA from www.cbp.gov/esta



Health Information

No vaccinations are required for travel to Louisville. All travellers should be up to date with routine immunisations. It’s important to contact your GP to check for the latest recommendations.

Experience Louisville's one of kind hospitality as you head downtown to explore the Urban Bourbon Trail with its mix of bourbon bars and award-winning culinary scene. Visit Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby or learn about Muhammad Ali at the museum dedicated to his life as a boxer and humanitarian.

  • Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

    Urban Bourbon Trail

    Pick up a free bourbon passport and take the Urban Bourbon Trail to visit some of Louisville's bourbon distilleries or try an 'Old Fashioned' at one the celebrated bourbon bars along the trail. Collect a stamp from six of the bars, restaurants or distilleries along the trail to claim your memorial T-shirt.

  • Muhammad Ali Center

    Muhammad Ali Center

    The Muhammad Ali Center tells the story of Louisville's favourite son, and is perfect for sports fans. The centre has a fantastic array of boxing memorabilia, exhibits, videos and interactive displays and is dedicated to preserving and sharing the legacy and ideals of Muhammad Ali.

Types of Louisville holidays

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Multi Centre Holidays
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