From Shelbyville, it's 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west to Louisville and 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the east to Lexington.
Visiting the cities, towns and villages in the vicinity of Shelbyville will afford you a different experience of the architectural and social makeup in this part of the United States of America. Frankfort and Bloomfield are two more places you may wish to visit while you're in Northern Kentucky.
Frankfort, is another good place to discover. It is about 19 miles (31 kilometers) from Shelbyville and offers a diverse range of things to see, like Kentucky Governor's Mansion, Kentucky State Capitol and Frankfort Cemetery. Church of the Ascension, Kentucky State University and Liberty Hall are other attractions in Frankfort that should be high on every visitor's itinerary.
Don't forget to check out the region's alluring waterways. Fishing and boating are just two of the most popular ways to exercise here.
When it's time to say farewell to Shelbyville, head to the nearest major airport situated in Louisville, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west.