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Unique Horse Farm Tours

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Lexington, KY, USA
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About Unique Horse Farm Tours
Behind-the-scenes tour of world-renowned Bluegrass horse farms and see some of the world's most famous Thoroughbred farms and equine -related facilities.
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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.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sean Washington our tour guide was absolutely awsome. He made us feel we were expected guests. We went to 3 horse farms and got to give the horses pepper mints and pet them. He was very knowledgeable and very funny. I would say ONLY GO...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took this tour based on reading other reviews. The tour lived up to all the reviews and then some! Shaun Washington is so personable and knowledgeable about everything Lexington has to offer. Visiting the horse farms and getting to be up close to these magnificent...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great job Shaun! Couldn't ask for a better guide. Took this tour not knowing much about horses in general, left with lots of knowledge. My wife and I both felt this was one of the best of any kind of tour we have taken. Highly...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great tour. We were able to go into areas of the farms not open to the public and see the horses,yearlings and foals up close. We could feed them as well with expert commentary from our guide Shaun who was a wealth...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shaun did a great job! He was a wealth of knowledge and entertaining anecdotes from his own life and experiences. He gave us private access to beautiful horse farms. I definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shaun Washington is a great story teller, and he has vast knowledge from his own experience and extensive network of contacts. He is willing to customise the tour on the spot, based on the conversations he has with the guests. We saw some stunningly beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jnathRB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful tour of 3 different farms. What a great experience getting to feed beautiful horses that won major races. The tour guide was so knowledgeable, friendly and considerate. Two thumbs up!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family visited Lexington for a family event. The entire group of 7 were booked on the Bluegrass Horse Farm Tour. Our group included teens and children. The guide was very knowledgeable and personable. It was amazing the upclose experience. Everyone was entertained. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Realadventuremom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour was amazing! Our tour guide Shaun made the tour an A plus tour! He k own the owners of all three farms and his knowledge of the horses present and past is on spot! He has a heart the size of Secretariat’s! If...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you truly love horses this is most definitely the tour for you. We visited three farms, firstly, Hill n Dale an ultra posh farm with a beautiful brick stable complex costing multiple million dollars. Next on the tour was Katierich Farm, here we had...More

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Response from Marla S | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I already deleted the number I called. However we boarded his bus at Embassy Suites a little north of Lexington. They should have his number since their guests take his tours regularly. Their number is 1 (859... More
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I can't remember the name of the farms as some of them were not open for guests when I was there but that doesn't sound familiar. You probably won't know until you get on the bus or call the Horse Park reservationist for... More
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