Destination guide

The artsy city of Henderson awaits you

Come and experience Henderson and its art galleries, festivals and live music. Renowned for its riverfront, cafés and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Henderson

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Henderson a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ellis Park Race Course (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Ruby Moon Vineyard & Winery (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Mesker Park Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Higginson-Henry Wildlife Management Area (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • White Buck Vineyards and Winery (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Henderson

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Henderson. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • John James Audubon State Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Imagination Station at College Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Brittlebank Park (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Higginson-Henry Wildlife Management Area (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Panther Creek Park (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Ben Hawes State Park (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Henderson

The nearest airport is in Evansville, IN (EVV-Evansville Regional), located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Owensboro, KY (OWB-Owensboro-Daviess County Regional), which is 24.3 mi (39.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Henderson, KY?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 11 vacation rentals near Henderson. From 7 house rentals to 2 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Henderson for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Henderson?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 7 Houses in Henderson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Henderson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Henderson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 10 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Henderson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.