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Bluegrass Horse Farm Tour provided by Unique Horse Farm Tours

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Overview
Kentucky is an important center of thoroughbred racehorse breeding and home to some of the most prestigious stud farms in the US. On this tour, learn about horse racing and breeding as you visit three horse farms, and enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at how the horses are bred, raised, and prepared for their racing debuts. Under supervision of your guide, have chance to meet the horses and feed them a treat.
Highlights
  • Visit three race horse breeding facilities around Kentucky
  • Interactive experience: meet the horses and feed them a treat
  • Choice of morning or afternoon tour departures
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 13 people
Important Information
Duration
3h
Inclusions
  • 3 Area Farms
  • Professional Guide
  • Air-conditioned bus
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Tours typically last 2.5 - 3 hours and start at 8:30 AM and 12 Noon
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Lyle L wrote a review 10 Jul
Hartland, Wisconsin1 contribution
Mr. Washington is the best!!! We have six little kids and he made the tour perfect for us. He has deep roots in Lexington and that works to the favor of his clients (access and knowledge). We saw a little bit of everything on our tour... our girls love horses and this was the
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Anne Wylie wrote a review 10 Jul
Stoughton, Wisconsin8 contributions
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I have to tell you, Shaun made this tour. He had so many stories and knew all these horses by name. The access you got on this tour is unlike anywhere else you will find. Definitely a must in Lexington
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Bill B wrote a review 8 Jul
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Today I had one full day to enjoy Lexington. I spent it with Shaun visiting the areas finest horse farms. Better than that it was my third time on Shaun's tours. It is because of him that I have stopped in Lexington annually the last 3 years. Shaun's experience and
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Date of experience: July 2020
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PENNSY357 wrote a review 6 Jul
Lititz, Pennsylvania, United States121 contributions26 helpful votes
Unless you know someone, this is one of the only ways to access private horse farms and see the horses in Lexington. Shaun, our tour guide, brought us to Hill N Dale and Katierich Farms that day. Hill 'n' Dale is the burial place of Triple Crown winner, Seattle Slew. He is
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Michelle Buck wrote a review 4 Jul
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What a fun day! Shaun shared years of history of the many great horses from the past and introduced us to potential future champions. He is full of knowledge and has a great sense of humor too.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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MaryFranny85
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Awesome Tour
Shawn was an awesome tour guide. It was very knowledgeable and great with our kids. Even with some stuff being clos
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Journey307124
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Best Tour Guide Ever
Shawn Washington is a walking fountain of all things Thoroughbred. Didn't hurry us, lots of opportunities to see ma
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Jacob B
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11 year anniversary
Mr. Shaun Washington was a great guide. We will be back down. Sense of humor and good dude. Knows his horse stuf
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manganiello79
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Awesome Experience!!
This is my first time in Lexington Kentucky, I was looking for something to do. It was suggested that I check out U
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DrKiyonaB
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Unique Horse Farm Tours was awesome!
I really enjoyed my time with Unique Horse Farm Tours. Initially, I was hesitant about the tour because the weather
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Norma886
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Unique Horse Farm Tour is AMAZING and PERSONALIZED!
On visiting Kentucky, my sister Amy and her husband Dave drove us to Lexington, where we met our tour guide Shawn W
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Pam C
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Thank you for making my friends visit memorable
Thank you Shaun Washington for accommodating and sharing your knowledge and entertaining tour for my friend visitin
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Jim J
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Outstanding Thoroughbred tour
This is a must see tour,our tour guide Sean Washington is an outstanding guide,would take this tour again and i wou
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Excellent Tour of Three Amazing Farms
We had a great time. Shaun was extremely knowledgeable and entertaining. We got to see foals and some of the most
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PMA123
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Amazing and fun Tour!
This tour is awesome! Shaun is super knowledgeable, kind, and very fun! We had accidentally gone to the wrong hot
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Firstvisit4
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Unique Horse Farm Tours
Excellent! I took my two teenagers and we had a great time. Sean is a great guide and we learned so much. Highly r
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Andrew C
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Amaaaaazing tour!
Our guide, Shaun, was amazing! Very knowledgable about all things horses and great customer service. Really seemed
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Debbiekc73
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Wonderful visit
We saw horses of great beauty from days old up to retirement age. Sean was a great source of info and fun. He took
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ejlepper
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Best tour ever!!
If there’s one thing you MUST do in Lexington- take a tour with Shaun. We loved everything about this tour and next
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Cassandra B
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Awesome Tour
Shaun does a wonderful tour. He’s knowledgeable and friendly. We were able to see mamas, foals and yearlings. Highl
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Key Details
  • Unique Horse Farm Tours
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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