Bourbon City Cruisers Launches New Louisville Tuk Tuk Tours

May 20, 2019
Adventures focus on bourbon, cocktails, sightseeing, beer and shopping


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 20, 2019) – Like making good bourbon, exploring Louisville is best when you take your time. There’s no rush in a Bourbon City Cruisers tuk tuk adventure! Fun and eco-friendly tours are dedicated to uniquely Louisville sightseeing, distilleries, cocktails, beer and shopping. Booking is now available for the new urban adventures at or by calling 502-200-9278. Bourbon City Cruisers is powered by the transportation experts at Mint Julep Experiences.


“We call it ‘transportainment’ because we’re mixing transportation and entertainment in a truly unique way,” said owner Sean Higgins. “We’re thrilled offer downtown Louisville’s first sustainable and responsible mobile entertainment experience in the Bourbon District.”


All tours depart from the Bourbon City Cruisers Hub in Falls City Market at the Omni Louisville Hotel downtown and last 2.5 to 3 hours. Riders can book single tickets on a shared public tour or buyout the entire six-seat tuk tuk vehicle for an exclusive experience. Currently, three different public tours are available Wednesday through Sunday. Each tour also includes a wristband that unlocks perks, discounts and specialty drinks at partner locations around Louisville.


Bourbon City Cruisers public tours include:


Ultimate City Sightseeing Tour

9:30 a.m. Wednesday through Sunday

Let Bourbon City Cruisers be your guide to an exciting Louisville city tuk tuk tour! You’ll see historic landmarks, fun murals, and famous places in Kentucky history as you cruise with plenty of photo stops along the way. The cost is $69 per person plus taxes and fees or $414 for an exclusive buyout for up to six riders.


Ultimate Distillery Sightseeing Tour

1:00 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday

Enjoy a Louisville city tour all about bourbon! You’ll drive by eight urban distilleries learning about America’s native spirit and Kentucky’s rich distilling history. Includes two Kentucky made spirits samples at urban distilleries of our choice. The cost is $79 per person plus taxes and fees or $474 for an exclusive buyout for up to six riders.


Ultimate Urban Bourbon® Cocktail Tour

5:30 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday

Hit the Urban Bourbon Trail® to find the Bourbon City’s best bourbon and cocktail bars! Your cocktail cruise visits our pick of Louisville neighborhoods to visit Urban Bourbon® destinations. Includes one Old Fashioned cocktail at an Urban Bourbon® stop of our choice. The cost is $79 per person plus taxes and fees or $474 for an exclusive buyout for up to six riders.


Additional private charters focused on craft beer and local shopping are available by request. Visit for more information on public tours, private charters, vehicle advertising, Cruiser Captain job opportunities, tour routes and perks at partner destinations.


ABOUT BOURBON CITY CRUISERS – Powered by Kentucky’s leading tour provider, Mint Julep Experiences, Bourbon City Cruisers melds transportation and entertainment for fun urban adventures. Riders cruise around downtown Louisville in quirky and eco-friendly tuk tuk vehicles led by a Cruiser Captain on tours dedicated to bourbon, cocktails, beer, food and shopping. For more information, visit or call 502-200-9278.



Rachel Nix

Director of Marketing for Bourbon City Cruisers

[email protected]

office: 502-251-7095

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