Located in the heart of horse country and Kentucky's famous scenic Bluegrass region, Lexington offers fresh possibilities for your signature group tour. It could be the trip of a lifetime.
See the tabs above for suggested itineraries, plus special packages and events for groups. If you would like information beyond what is included in our web site, just register for more information or consult with us at 800-848-1224.
Getting Here is Easy
- Located within a day's drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population, at the major junction of interstates 75 and 64. (See map )
- Blue Grass Airport, just 10 minutes from downtown, with Northern Kentucky/Cincinnati International Airport, the second largest hub in North America, just 83 miles away via I-75, and the Louisville International Airport about 83 miles to the west via I-64.
The Setting is Unforgettable, Safe and Friendly
- The city is surrounded by beautifully manicured horse farms, where fences and green fields seem to extend forever
- Lexington combines the conveniences of a metropolitan city with the hospitality of a small southern town
Create an Itinerary from our World Famous Attractions
Lexington's beauty and activities span the four seasons. Meet past and future Kentucky Derby winners and get a behind-the-scenes look at the multi-billion dollar Thoroughbred industry on personalized horse farm tours. Visit The Kentucky Horse Park, the world's only state park dedicated to the horse.Get a taste of the racing industry with Keeneland Race Course's early morning workouts and breakfast at the Track Kitchen. Arrange a hub-and-spoke tour to nearby Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, the nation's largest restored Shaker Village community. Enjoy afternoon teas and garden tours while exploring historic homes. Explore the area's Civil War sites or take an educational distillery tour and learn the history of bourbon. Plan an antique shopping excursion among over 200 area stores. We'd be pleased to help you with suggested itineraries.
For effortless planning, take a look at one of these packages:
Celebrate Derby Day in Lexington at Keeneland Race Course or experience the spectacular light displays at Southern Lights this winter; and be sure to fill seats on your motorcoach! Learn more here.
Looking for a Group Friendly Restaurant?
We know that finding dining options for a group might be challenging. Call us for suggestions. See this link for a list of restaurants that have a private dining room suitable for a group.
Need a step-on guide for your motorcoach?
Whether you want to explore Lexington's rich history, or learn just why Lexington is known as the horse capital of the world, a step-on guide can add a special dimension to your group's experience of the Bluegrass Region.
|Blue Grass Tours||(859) 252-5744||(800) 755-6956|
|Destination Bluegrass||(859) 264-7822|
|Horses of Kentucky||(859) 277-4625|
|Lexington Private Tours||(859) 278-9488|
|Karen Edelstein Privately Guided Tours||(859) 266-5465|
|Kentucky Horse Tours||(859) 846-9400|
|The Lexington Connection||(859) 269-4040|
|Lexington In Touch||(859) 224-4226|
|Scott Goodlett Event Group||(859) 879-0319||(800) 450-6444|
|Thoroughbred Heritage Tours||(859) 260-8687||(800) 808-9533|
|UnBridled Tours||(859) 255-7863||(859)333-8940|
|Your "neigh'bor-hood Horse Farm Tours (Bill Shaw)||(859) 227-7159|
Planning Assistance for Tour Leaders
From attractions, to group-friendly dining, unique venues, transportation options, and shopping, the Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau website is a wonderful resource for group travel leaders. We'd love to consult with you in person about your plans. Just give us a call at 800-848-1224.