Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky

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Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Regular temperature checks for staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
A note about this tour
Kentucky is now mask free but please feel free to wear a mask if you desire.

Overview

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.

You will visit a private farm that is exclusive to us and has had winners of both the Preakness and Belmont Stakes and will have two in the Derby this year!

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Multiple times offered throughout the day
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

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Average 4.88 out of 5 stars based on 104 verified reviews from Cool Destinations and TripAdvisor

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Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
Mary_M, Dec 2021 Verified
Guide was great and interesting and knowledgeable !!!!! A little long . Could be shorter … Glad we had good weather
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
honeybear33804, Nov 2021 Verified
This was an EXCELLENT tour!!! Even though the weather was chilly, we were in a lovely, heated van. We spent time at Keeneland Race Track...what a privilege! Our driver, Mike, was ABSOUTELY THE BEST!! He allowed time for the gift shop there and it was so nice...and a chance to warm up. He is a "Betologist" there and explained all we need to know about the racing form!!We drove by gorgeous horse farms and Mike knows EVERYTHING about them! He knows which famous horses are staying there, all the stats for the KY Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes as well as the Breeders Cup winners. We travelled the beautiful Frankfort Pike with horse farms stretching from side to side for miles; Mike knew ALL of them in detail.We ended up at Magdalena Farms, a division of McPeek Racing...and Mike took us on a personal tour of the stables. It's a training facility and we were able to pet many thoroughreds...maybe even a KY Derby winner some day! He even played "Cash Cab" on the way home!Don't even hesitate...book this tour and ask to go in Mike's van. It picks you up at the Embassy Suites on Newtown Rd...so convenient to everything. Mike is so smart, funny and oh so, loves his horses and everything about them.He can answer any questions you want and will take all the great pictures for you of you and your guests...he's just TERRIFIC! We just couldn't have been happier!
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
X8787ZIjamesl, Nov 2021 Verified
I recently had the opportunity to take the half-day horse farm tour with Keenland Race Track included.Enjoyable, fun and educational.Mike our guide was outstanding!6 stars
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
Lynne_C, Nov 2021 Verified
Enjoyed the whole tour, especially Keeneland and seeing the yearling sale there! We also enjoyed so many amazing stories and facts. Daniel made it so fun with his whit and song!
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
Charles_D, Nov 2021 Verified
Mike, our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Back of the Auction was great. Also stopped at a farm to see horses up close. Great experience
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
mlwalton, Nov 2021 Verified
Looking for something to do before we headed home and found this tour. Man I’m glad we did. The information Daniel our guide provided was spot on and the stops we had were excellent. Even feed some of the thoroughbreds carrots.
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
tgodwin, Nov 2021 Verified
This tour was very informative and interesting! We went to some great farms, some that I already had on my list to go see and I was surprised they were included in the tour. Daniel was our tour guide and did an amazing job! I highly recommend this tour!
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
L1150TIdianar, Nov 2021 Verified
The Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour was magnificent.I enjoyed the stops to Keeneland Racing Park and the different horse farms.The best thing about the tour was our guide, Daniel. He was a phenomenal singer and superb punster. He made the history and stops a true delight. He gave us plenty of time to take great photos and even stopped for us to get the "money" shots.I highly recommend this company and tour guide Daniel.
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
ScreenieMom, Nov 2021 Verified
First time visiting the house farms of Kentucky. The tour guide -Daniel- had an almost encyclopedic knowledge of the race horses from and in the area, and gave a very entertaining tour. Keeneland was lovely and seems to be an easy place to visit and watch the horses train any morning, and it was nice to be able to say hi to some young horses on a small farm.
Half-Day Thoroughbred Horse Farm Tour in Kentucky
CindyRHenderson, Nov 2021 Verified
Vicki was an excellent tour guide. A wealth of knowledge. Answered all questions. Very personable. 3 hours was perfect time. Van comfortable.

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