Attractions in Northern Kentucky
The Northern Kentucky River Region’s attractions are nothing short of awe-inspiring. The variety, quality and caliber of these numerous destinations are incredibly impressive and make this area of the Midwest one of the best family vacation destinations.
Thrill seekers can get their fill of fast-paced NASCAR action at the Kentucky Speedway and for those feeling lucky – a great bet is stopping by Turfway Park to see the graceful thoroughbreds race.
The Newport on the Levee, nestled on the banks of the Ohio River, offers a mega-entertainment complex featuring restaurants, shops, cinemas and nightlife. Next door sits the world-renown Newport Aquarium featuring more than 11,000 dangerous, bizarre and beautiful creatures.
Eavesdrop on history as you walk down original flagstone sidewalks on a costumed tour of Washington, a 200-year old village or view over 6 picturesque authentic covered bridges located nearby in Flemingsburg and Blue Licks.