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Louisville Highlands Food and History Walking Tour

Embark on guided journey through the historic Louisville neighborhoods of the Original Highlands and Cherokee Triangle, savoring the stories of Louisville and Kentucky through its cuisine.
Where:Louisville, Kentucky
Price for:1 Participant
Availability:COMING SOON

The Highlands neighborhood is one of the oldest in Louisville and is home to elegant architecture, delicious food, and captivating stories. Historic Victorian homes branch off of the quirky Bardstown Road thoroughfare, lined with eclectic shops, vibrant murals, and hip local bars and restaurants extending all the way to Bourbon country.

As you follow your knowledgeable and entertaining guide along some of Louisville’s oldest and most iconic streets, you’ll get to taste (and drink) delicious local specialties, visit Cave Hill Cemetery, the final resting place of Colonel Sanders and Muhammad Ali, sip bourbon in Louisville’s oldest bar, try a dish inspired by the Hot Brown in Muhammed Ali’s former boxing gym, trace the footsteps of the immigrants who moulded the city, and admire opulent Victorian homes and historic architecture near stunning Cherokee Park.

As you make your way through the historic Cherokee Triangle and Original Highlands, you’ll absorb the history of Louisville one bite at a time, so come hungry and curious for a tour that is the perfect blend of tastes and tales.

What's included:

  • 5 stops for 5 delicious dishes representing Louisville’s heritage.
  • 2 cocktails (bourbon) and 1 craft beer.
  • Audio headset to hear your guide.
  • Small group walking tour with a local guide.

When:  Available year-round Wednesdays - Sundays 1:30pm*

*Subject to availability

Duration: 3-hours   1.5 miles of walking, no hills or stairs

Need to know:

  • This tour is open to all ages.
  • Please advise of any dietary restriction or food allergy when reserving your tour day/time with the tour provider. They can usually accommodate vegetarians and most food allergies and will do their best but cannot guarantee.
  • The tour ends about a block away from where it begins.
  • This personalized, small-group tour will have a maximum of 12 participants,
  • This tour is wheelchair friendly.
  • This experience runs rain or shine. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • Restaurant tax and gratuities are included. Tour guide gratuities are graciously accepted at your discretion.

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