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Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky

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Experience why Kentucky's Bluegrass Horse Country is world famous! This 3-hour family-owned thoroughbred heritage horse farm tour offers a fun and informative tour that will provide you with a unique experience and take you through the heart and soul of Kentucky’s beautiful Bluegrass Horse Country. This is an interactive tour were you will get to touch and pet some horses.
Highlights
  • Learn about Kentucky thoroughbreds on a tour of a horse farm 
  • See the world-famous Keeneland racecourse 
  • Behind-the-scenes info about the Kentucky horse scene from your guide
  • Choose from a morning or afternoon tour time to best suit your schedule
What to Expect
Discover the heart and soul of Kentucky’s beautiful Bluegrass horse country on this guided, 3-hour, small-group tour. Explore the ivy-covered grounds of historic Keeneland Race Course, home to the world's most expensive horse auctions. Learn about the history of Calumet Farm, home to a breeding and racing dynasty that dominated the Sport of Kings during the 1940s, 50s and beyond. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the thoroughbred horse farm lifestyle. Also, see where scenes from the movies ‘Secretariat,’ ‘Seabiscuit’ and ‘Dreamer’ were filmed.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation in 12 or 15 passenger van
  • Entry/Admission - Keeneland
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for Guide (recommended)
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No food allowed on tour
  • Bottled water or covered drinks allowed
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • November 6th - March 18th: Minimum numbers of 4 guests are required to run tour.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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This tour was so enjoyable! We had a great tour guide, Daniel who was very knowledgeable, entertaining and fun! He was a fountain of information. We rode through lovely horse farm country, stopped and saw horses up close and personal, rode by several different horse farms,
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Our guide Vicky was awesome. Owning horses herself really showed in her responses and presentation. She knows her stuff, and answered in detail every question. We were a curious group, too! I would highly recommend her and the tour.
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Vickie was the best guide! She is a horse owner herself so she knows the business and loves to tell the history and guide you through the farms! It was the highlight of our girls trip to Kentucky and her restaurant recommendations are awesome also!
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Daniel our tour guide was amazing! He knew so many interesting facts and figures about racing and its horses!! It was so much fun looking around the racecourse at Keeneland and getting up close to the horses at the farms. It was one of my favourite trips from our holiday and
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Nick Newman was our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable and very entertaining. We learned so much about the career, life and the management in the raising a thoroughbred. Visiting the breeding farm and seeing a thoroughbred and yearlings up close was just one of the many
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