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Half-Day Lexington Kentucky Horse Farm Tour

Highlights
  • Guided tour gives you insight into the routines of a working Kentucky farm 
  • Your guide points out movie filming locations along the way
  • Choose from two tour times to fit your busy schedule
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Half-Day Lexington Kentucky Horse Farm Tour
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8:15am Horse Farm TourMost Popular
On the morning 8:15 am tour with Horse Farm Tour, Inc., you will get to see morning workouts. Please arrive a few minutes early before pick-up. Minimum of 2-Guests per booking.
From US$38.00
12:45pm Horse Farm Tour
This Tour with Horse Farm Tour, Inc. departs Embassy Suites at 12:45pm. Please arrive a few minutes early! Minimum of 2-Guests per booking.
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Overview
World-renowned for its annual derby, Kentucky is well-known for its horse culture. On this tour, journey to the Bluegrass State’s famous Keeneland racetrack as well as a few Lexington horse farms. Your guide will help you gain an understanding of the farms’ inner workings and daily routines. Plus, because this tour includes round-trip transportation, you can leave the navigation and driving to someone else.
What to Expect
This Kentucky horse-farm tour starts with a pickup at the Embassy Suites hotel in Lexington. Sit back and enjoy the ride as your guide gets you excited about exploring the world of Kentucky horses.
Head first to the famous horse-racing track Keeneland and two horse farms in the area. Tour the barn at one of the farms, and catch sight of many Thoroughbred horses. You'll also drive by Calumet Farm to see the well-known farm and racetrack.
During your tour, your guide will get you acquainted with the horse culture of the area. Learn about the history and present of horse-racing as a pastime.
Your guided tour ends with a convenient drop-off back at the starting point.
Reviews (255)
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Reviewed 17 December 2018
Great Experience

It was a great way to see several horse farms and get a feel for how the farms work. It also gave you an overall view of the racing work and how up got to see several horse up close.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ellenbass
Reviewed 4 December 2018
Fun day at the beautiful horse farms of Lexington

Had a great day with our guide Tom. He was very informative and knew so many interesting local facts about all the farms. We toured Keeneland which was very impressive and had such a rich history. We got to pet multiple horses and tour the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Taylortravels50
Reviewed 28 November 2018
Half Day Lexington KY Horse FarmTour

Terrible! Our driver was Ernie, who had a soft, monotone voice. Although he had a microphone, it was hard to hear him in the fourth row back and became worse when someone told him that it was too warm. And he blasted the a/c and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dinnerguests
Reviewed 14 November 2018
AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!

Such an enjoyable and informative day. Ernie Flynn was absolutely phenomenal. He is knowledgeable, interesting, nice and accommodating. As a retired horse breaker, trainer and jockey, he is a wealth of information and interesting stories. I met and spent the morning with the man who...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank nicebunker
MargaretWoods, Owner at Horse Farm Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Thanks for the great review. Ernie is phenomenal, a wonderful tour guide. I am lucky to have him as one of my tour guides. Ernie knows the horse world inside out. Tell your family and friends about the tour and come back to see us.

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Great Guide

If you want to see mares and young colts, and have the opportunity to pet and feed them mints this is the tour to take. The bus is comfortable. Sean the guide is friendly, makes you feel very welcome and is extremely knowledgeable, about all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susan L
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
We took afternoon tour. We were dropped at hotel at 5:15 pm.
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FitnessForFun
26 July 2018|
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There are bathrooms at most of the stops
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lizshires
23 June 2018|
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Response from telecast2018 | Reviewed this property |
It's one of them. They pick up at several hotels, a complete list is on their website.
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