Hit the horse track, visit an amusement park, or hike Hoosier National Forest
Set near the stretch of the Ohio River that divides Indiana and Kentucky, Horseshoe Southern Indiana offers easy access to the lively atmosphere of nearby Louisville. Take a ride to Churchill Downs—the popular racetrack that hosts the annual Kentucky Derby—or live it up downtown, where you’ll find amazing restaurants, nightclubs, and live music near the University of Louisville. Whether you want to explore the mysterious Louisville Mega Cavern, ride thrilling rollercoasters at Kentucky Kingdom, or tour the Evan Williams bourbon distillery, the area offers plenty of activities that’ll make your stay unforgettable. You can also take a day trip to the scenic Hoosier National Forest, a popular spot for hiking, biking, and fishing.