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Address: 140 N. 4th Street, Louisville, KY 40202
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+1 502-583-1433
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Mint Julep Tours is the only dedicated tour company focused on The Kentucky...

Mint Julep Tours is the only dedicated tour company focused on The Kentucky Bourbon Trail®. Based in Louisville, Kentucky we offer Custom and Public Bourbon Distillery Tours as well as unique Exclusive Experiences, Horse Farm Tours, Culinary Tours, City Tours, and more! As a truly one-of-a-kind tour and destination management company, Mint Julep Tours also offers transportation and event planning services with a focus on Special Events, Corporate Outings and Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties.

Whether you’re traveling with us through Bourbon Country, historic Louisville, or visiting a horse farm; Kentucky provides an adventure that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. Each tour is created by our inspiration and commitment to sharing Kentucky traditions. We make sure that our tours exceed expectations by offering quality itineraries packed with interesting history, fun facts, and picturesque locations resulting in truly memorable experiences. We have a love and passion for Kentucky that we are excited to share with you as our guest!

The purpose of fun is to have some…So come join us!

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Great day, great service, skilled driver, and just an awesome day! Joanie was a great guide and the tours and tour guides at the distilleries were excellent. Entertainiing and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Brooklyn
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I researched other ways to visit multiple distilleries along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, and by far Mint Julep Tours was the best option. Our guide Joanie was incredible -- knowledgeable, friendly, and we could tell that the folks at the distilleries really liked her. Our driver Dan was AWESOME. He was a mini guide and we could ask him questions... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great day, great service, skilled driver, and just an awesome day! Joanie was a great guide and the tours and tour guides at the distilleries were excellent. Entertainiing and knowledgeable. Highly recommend Mint Julep Tours.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I enjoyed both the southern and eastern distillery tours with Mint Julep. The first day Wendy was our tour guide and she provided a wealth of information and had everything organized for us. On the second day Chuck was our guide on the eastern leg of the tour. He is extremely knowledgeable about bourbon and thoroughbreds and... More 

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Thank Dennis S
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you are thinking of doing the bourbon tour you should do it. The distilleries are amazing. If you do it you MUST do it with Mint Julep. They take care of you. From helping you pick where to go, to ensuring every distillery trip runs smoothly, they ensure you have a fantastic time. Big shout out to Derrick for... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked a tour through Mint Julep tours for 10 people. We had Bruce as our driver (of a 10 passenger mini-bus). Bruce was a fantastic host who took great care of us on the drive. We stopped at 3 distilleries--Bulleit, Maker's Mark and Willet. All were great recommendations from Chasta at Mint Julep (who we worked with in setting... More 

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Thank Terry M
Lexington, Kentucky
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our guide Charlie Robbins was fantastic, he was a wealth of knowlage.Had a great time, thumbs up to you Charlie.

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Thank Rezzie26
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Third time on a private day tour with Mint Julip. Same great service and great experience!!! Tom was our driver and he was great! Highly recommend them.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had a great trip with Mint Julep Tours. The staff was TERRIFIC. Our tour guide, Chuck, was fabulous. As it turned out, it rained, and so the tour was absolutely the way to go. Great distilleries. Great conversation while being extremely informative. Fabulous bourbon tasting. Fun day!

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Thank sreptile
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are thinking of booking a Bourbon Trail or Horse Farm tour..... Chuck is your man! His knowledge and personal connections to the people and horses of Louisville provided us with a great Louisville experience.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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We were here to celebrate a birthday and Chuck was our tour guide both days. He was so gracious and so knowledgeable! We had a great time and learned a lot! Highly recommend Mint Julep Tours. 5+ stars!

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