- The list below includes 13 free or cheap things to do in or near Williamsburg, Kentucky, including 27 different types of inexpensive activities like Lake, Science Museums, National & State Parks and Nature & Wildlife Areas.
- From Laurel River Lake to Wood Creek Lake, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Williamsburg and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Corbin, London, Somerset and Barbourville.
Lake Linville features a full size boat dock with numerous nearby rental opportunities. Attractions include a full-service bait-shop, rental pontoons, johnboat rentals, paddle boat rentals, fishing, boating, water skiing, and a nearby campground and restaurant.
Providing access to Lake Cumberland, Pulaski County Park features RV and tent camping sites, a fish cleaning station and facilities for volleyball, basketball and disc golf. The park has playgrounds, picnic areas with grills and trails suitable for hiking.
Featuring displays of animals like bears, wolves, and moose, Cumberland Collection is an educational wildlife museum with a variety of exhibits. The museum consists of informative displays about Native American history and the past of the region.
Cabins and camping sites for RVs and tents are found at the Sheltowee Trace Outfitters. They also organize riverboat cruises, hiking expeditions, wagon rides, and river adventures. Some of these service are included in special packages.
Covering more than 1,600 acres, the Cumberland Falls State Resort Park has on its site lodges, campgrounds, a visitor's center, restaurants, and plenty of trails. Besides hiking and horseback riding, rafting and bird watching are also popular in here.
A movie multiplex, Tri-County Cineplex shows first-run movies with digital video and sound. The theater features stadium seating, high-backed seats that rock, and an extensive selection of food and beverages at the concession stand.