The Kentucky Derby

Due to our longstanding relationships within the racing community in the US we are delighted to be able to offer a limited numbers of places to the Kentucky Derby hosted by our US representatives. In addition to experiencing the Derby at Churchill Downs, you will also take in the Kentucky Oaks.

Price

5 nights Hilton Lexington from £3,295 per person
Single Supplement £140 per night.

Itinerary

Tuesday 02 May
Depart: London Heathrow Flight DL19 12:30 hrs
Arrive: Detroit 16:08 hrs
Depart: Detroit Flight DL6012 17:30 hrs
Arrive: Louisville 18:45 hrs

On arrival you will be transferred to the Hilton Lexington Airport where accommodation has been reserved for five nights on a room only basis.

Wednesday 03 May
Today, we visit Horse Farms and also the distilleries the region is famous for!

Thursday 04 May
Today, we visit Horse Farms and also the distilleries the region is famous for!

Friday 05 May
Today we watch the Kentucky Oaks

Saturday 06 May
The air is electric as we head off to Churchill Downs for Derby Day!

Sunday 07 May
Depart: Louisville Flight DL6012 19:35 hrs
Arrive: Atlanta 20:56 hrs
Depart: Atlanta Flight DL18 22:15 hrs

Monday 08 May
Arrive: London Heathrow 11:10 hrs

Accommodation

Hilton Lexington


The Hilton Lexington overlooks Triangle Park and Victorian Square. Within easy walking distance is downtown Lexington with its bars and restaurants. The rooms at the Hilton Lexington offer contemporary decor and modern conveniences.                                                              

 

Tour Highlights

• Experience the most exciting two minutes in sports at Churchill Downs!
• Visit horse farms (TBC)

Additional Info

Seating location at Churchill Downs
We have secured Grandstand seats for both Derby and Oaks days. We can upgrade your tickets to Clubhouse seats for a small additional charge. Regardless of where you sit you will find yourself right in the middle of the colour, the sound, and the excitement of the Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby!

Price Includes

• Return scheduled flights with Delta • 5 nights room only accommodation based on twin/double occupancy at the Hilton Lexington • Tours of local Horse Parks • Transfers throughout by air-conditioned coaches • Grandstand seats at Churchill Downs for Oaks and Derby day • Assistance of our local representative throughout

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