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Bluegrass Horse Farm Tour provided by Unique Horse Farm Tours

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Bluegrass Horse Farm Tour

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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.
  • 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
Departure Point
1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 3 Area Farms
  • Professional Guide
  • Air-conditioned bus
  • 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 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Kristine V wrote a review Oct 19
Massillon, Ohio2 contributions
I took a unique horse farm tour recently and our guide was SHAUN. He was incredibly knowledgeable about all facets of the horse farms and shared his personal experiences with humor and sincerity. We were also able to interact with several horses at some of the farms we visited.
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Date of experience: October 2020
Dianna B wrote a review Oct 7
Ocean View, Delaware23 contributions2 helpful votes
Highly recommend taking this tour with Shawn. His first-hand knowledge of the horse farms will get you immersed into the history of the horse capital of the world! 🐎
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Date of experience: October 2020
Stack1127 wrote a review Oct 7
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Sean was very informative and his familiarity with the horse farms and the owners made the experience much more enjoyable.
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Date of experience: October 2020
P T wrote a review Oct 5
63 contributions22 helpful votes
Completely enjoyed the morning with tour guide Shaun and his son. Shaun is very knowledgeable about the race industry. Area farms and horses. We were only ones on tour...a nice treat. Didn’t expect to see the stockyard, but a live auction made for an interesting tour. Would
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BartLasVegas_Nevada wrote a review Sep 2020
Henderson, Nevada296 contributions119 helpful votes
This is a tour that really gets you behind the scenes and you spend a lot of time with the horses instead of just driving by farms. Shaun has some great stories and made it an informative and entertaining three hours.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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By: Unique Horse Farm Tours
Hands down best tour guide I’ve ever had. Not only was he informational but he made it fun and interesting. I will
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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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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
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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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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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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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
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
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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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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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
Amaaaaazing tour!
Our guide, Shaun, was amazing! Very knowledgable about all things horses and great customer service. Really seemed
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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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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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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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