About Lexington


Let's have a look around into background of Lexington
  • County: Fayette
  • State: Kentucky
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 38.047989
  • Longitude: -84.501640
  • Time zone: Eastern Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Lexington

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to June

Location

Lexington is a city in the US state of Kentucky. Lexington has a total population of 318,449 (2016 Census).

Distance from Lexington center to Airport

Blue Grass Airport is located in the city is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers.

Driving Distance: 11 miles / 18 km

Driving Time: 16 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Blue Grass Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Lextran

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Winchester,
  • Paris,
  • Somerset




Paris

Location

It is the capital and most populous city of France with a population of about  2,229,621 (2013 Census). It is the second largest metropolitan area in the European Union.
 

Weather

Climate: Moderated and influence by the sea
Best Time to Visit: June to August

 

Tourist Attractions
  • Place des Vosges
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Notre Dame de Paris

Emergency Contact Numbers in Lexington city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 859 425 3100 (Blue Grass Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 859 260 6100 (Baptist Health Lexington)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Lexington, Ky.

  • Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event
  • Lexus Smooth Jazz Fest
  • Moon Tower Music Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Ashland
  • Mary Todd Lincoln House
  • Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Theatre & Concerts

  • Downtown Arts Center
  • Singletary Center for the Arts
  • Blackbird Dance Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in Lexington

  • Blue Door Smokehouse
  • Tony’s Steaks & Seafood
  • Merrick Inn

Top Shopping Centers in Lexington

  • Fayette Mall
  • The Mall at Lexington Green
  • The Square

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • American Saddlebred Museum
  • Institute 193
  • Jacobson Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Sushi – Harry’s Hamburg
  • Wings - Pies and Pints
  • Cajun Catfish – Ramsey’s Diner

Sports Club

  • Kentucky Wildcats - Athletics
  • Lexington Legends - Baseball

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.50
  • Taxi: $ 2.50 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1077.27
  • Cheap meal: $ 12
  • Gasoline: $ 0.56 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 40

Information about Jersey

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Newark Liberty International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak’s Silver Star
  • Road: Bus –Greyhound Lines

Airport

Airport: Newark Liberty International Airport

Driving Distance: 8 miles /13 km

Driving Time: 22 minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2 
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