Northern Kentucky offers many exciting and fun opportunities for the young and the young-at-heart! If you are interested in the “Faith and Fun: Ark to Creation Museum 2-Day Itinerary”  please call DAT Travel at 330-614-7219 ext 3. At your request, DAT Travel will build and book your itinerary according to your travel dates and time of arrival into the greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky.  We can also book a hotel for you, and assist you in purchasing tickets for Creation Museum and the Ark Encounter.  

Day 1 – Ark Encounter

So, this is your first day in Kentucky, and you are headed straight for the Ark Encounter!

10:00AM – 2:30PM Tour the Life-Size Replica of Noah’s Ark

  • Take time for lunch at the Ark Encounter Restaurant


Choose one of the following fun, family-friendly destinations:

  • World of Golf (28 minute drive) ~ 7400 Woodspoint Dr, Florence, KY  (1-800-283-2111)
  • Florence Family Aquatic Center (27 minute drive) ~ 8100 Ewing Blvd, Florence, KY (1-859-647-4619)
  • XhilaRacing: indoor electric go-karts ~ (30 minute drive) ~ 24 Spiral Dr, Florence, KY (1-859-371-5278)
  • Cinemark Florence 14 (30 minute drive) ~ 7860 Mall Rd, Florence, KY (1-859-282-6619) ~ call for shows and times


There are a number of Hotels to choose from in the Florence area:

  • Homewood Suites
  • Wingate by Wyndham Cincinnati Airport
  • Hyatt Place
  • LaQuinta
  • Best Western Inn

6:00 – 7:00 DINNER

There are many restaurant options in the Florence area:

  • City BBQ  ~ 8026 Burlington Pike, Florence, KY
  • Mai Thai Restaurant  ~ 7710 US Highway 42, Florence, KY
  • Rafferty’ s Restaurant ~ 7379 Turfway Rd., Florence, KY
  • Cici’s Pizza ~ 4989 Houston Rd Florence, KY 41042
  • Mad Mike’s Burger’s and Fries  ~ 222 Mt. Zion Road Florence, KY 41042
  • Chick-fil-A ~ 4980 Houston Rd Florence, KY, 41042
  • Olive Garden ~ 7844 Mall Rd, Florence, KY 41042


  • Ice Cream at Graeters is a must.  There are many locations in the greater Cincinnati area.  301 Buttermilk Pike, Fort Mitchell, KY 41017

DAY 2 – Creation Museum

OK, let’s get an early start!  From Florence or Erlanger, it’s about a 25-minute drive to Creation Museum.

  • Creation Museum  10AM-4PM
  • Take time for lunch at Noah’s Café!

Blessed and safe travels home from all of us at DAT Travel