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From fully customized outings to crafted public tour experiences, Mint Julep is Kentucky’s premier destination management company for the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®, legendary horse farms, historic landmarks and Commonwealth’s rich culinary scene.
As one of Conde Nast Traveler’s “Best Guided Drinking Tours in America,” the one-of-a-kind, family-owned tour company offers transportation and event planning services for hassle-free ventures for any size group including corporate outings and V.I.P. excursions.
Based in Louisville, the Mint Julep Experiences team of bourbon experts, veteran tour guides and city concierges do it all to help you explore the living history of Kentucky in comfort and style.
Cruise through Louisville on a tuk-tuk sightseeing, cocktail or brews cruise tour. Available daily Wednesday through Sunday.
The eco-friendly tuk tuk vehicles fit six passengers for a leisurely ride around the Bourbon City. There’s no rush in a tuk tuk! Add a cruise around downtown Louisville to your bourbon weekend. Find the best tour for your group focused to sightseeing, urban distilleries and breweries or craft cocktails. Private charters are also available!
Bourbon City Cruisers visits eclectic neighborhoods, local favorites and more. We call it “transportainment.” Tuk tuks are quirky, fun and unlike any other ride you’ve ever taken!
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“Our tour with Mint Julep made our day so relaxing and carefree”
“I can’t imagine how our time could have been any better.”
“I did this for my husband but ended up loving every minute and learning to enjoy bourbon!”
“Every member of our group agrees that this was one of the best times we have ever had!!”
“If you want to see the Bourbon Trail but don’t have to work about planning, coordinating, or driving, then go with Mint Julep!”
“This group should come with a warning label, something to tell that a person will lose a week of work being distracted by happy memories and planning future trips back.”
“I HIGHLY, highly recommend Mint Julep Tours when looking to book a bourbon trail trip.”
“Unreserved 5-star review for our experience with Mint Julep Tours. If a sixth star was possible Phil and his tour would deserve it.”
“Leaving the driving to someone else is the only way to go!”
“Informative, engaging and just plain FUN!”
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