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Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky

From US$38,00
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
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Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
From US$38,00
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12:30pm Horse Farm Tour
On this 3-Hour tour you will experience why Kentucky's Bluegrass Horse Country is world famous and see some of the beautiful and graceful animals. Meet at the Embassy Suites 1801 Newtown Pike
From US$38,00
8:30 am Horse Farm Tour
On this 3-Hour tour you will experience why Kentucky's Bluegrass Horse Country is world famous and see some of the beautiful and graceful animals. Meet at the Embassy Suites Hotel at 1801 Newtown Pike
From US$38,00
Overview
Pack in the main highlights of the Kentucky thoroughbred horse scene into just a few hours without renting a car. This Kentucky horse farm tour takes you to the world-famous Keeneland racecourse and Calumet Farm in Lexington. On your tour, a guide details the Kentucky thoroughbred horse lifestyle and culture.
What to Expect
This Kentucky horse farm tour meets at the Embassy Suites Hotel on Newtown Pike. Board a waiting vehicle and get ready to explore the history and culture behind horseracing.

At the Keeneland racecourse, disembark and follow your guide on a walking tour of the grounds. Your guide dives deep into the history of the racetrack and thoroughbred horses.

Next, see Calumet Farm, a thoroughbred breeding and racing farm, and hear stories about its racing dynasty. You also visit the gravesite of a famous racing horse and filming locations from Seabiscuit.

Your Kentucky horse farm tour ends back at the original meeting spot.

Please note: During race meets in April and October, some afternoon tours will visit an alternate venue in place of Keeneland.
Reviews (434)

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
American Pharoah!

Our tour was great. We stopped at a horse farm and petted some horses. Went to Kentucky Horse Park and saw statue of Secretariat and burial place of Man O’ War. Ended tour visiting Coolmore Ashford Stud and saw the great American Pharoah! Toured the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
A little boring

Saw the racetrack and got a good understanding of attending a race. Visited 3 horse farms with pretty continuous narrative, though sometimes it veered from the Thoroughbred topic, like vehicles made in KY. Lots of facts thrown out about many race winners, farm owners, prices...More

Thank Cornelia Z
ljmiano, Owner at Thoroughbred Heritage Horse Farm Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for doing a review Cornelia. The tour does focus 95% on horses and thoroughbred related activities. We can't appeal to everyone's specific wants on a public tour. FYI read our reviews and you will see that almost every review Vicki gets is 5 stars....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fun afternoon!

We had agreat afternoon with Vicky, touring the back roads if horse country. She is INCREDIBLY knowledgeable about horses, jockeys, farms, owners, racing and even bourbon! She has great presentation skills, interjecting humor that made the tour very enjoyable. We highly recommend this 3-hour tour....More

Thank planetmead
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Beautiful and interesting

We booked a last minute tour as an alternative to another distillery visit... And that was a great decision. We visited several thoroughbred farms and learned a lot about the thoroughbred heritage and history. We also got to visit the burial place of Seattle Slew...More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Knowledge & Experience

Vicky was our step-on guide for Take a Break's mystery coach tour. Her expertise & experience entertained our group on the bus - at Keeneland, McPeek : Magdalena Thoroughbred Farm & points of interest on our drive about. With so much to tell us she...More

Thank Freddie H
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