From Hodgenville, Louisville is 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the north, and Lexington is approximately 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the northeast.
Remember that staying in one place will only ever furnish you with a limited view into the wider textures and qualities of a region. So be sure to discover Northern Kentucky's many sights and attractions. You may also wish to check out Loretto, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west, and Radcliff 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast.
Approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast of Hodgenville is Bardstown, an important regional center and the home of Bardstown Civil War Museum, My Old Kentucky Home State Park Golf Course and Woodlawn Springs Golf Course. And don't return to Hodgenville until you've checked out Bardstown's My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Barton 1792 Distillery and Cedar-Fil Golf Course.
Enjoy a break from sightseeing and cool off with a spot of boating or fishing.
The nearest major airport, Louisville International Airport, is located in Louisville, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the north of Hodgenville, so take that into account when planning your trip.