The Horse Capital of the World

No place embodies America’s natural beauty, warm hospitality and sense of adventure better than Lexington, Kentucky. Tour majestic horse farms and award-winning Bourbon distilleries, dine on Southern classics, and immerse yourself in the rich culture of the Horse Capital of the World.

Conveniently Located Along The Highway

The South is full of charming cities, and Lexington is no exception. You’d be surprised by just how much you can do during a visit, whether you’re here for one day or five.

Toronto Drive Map


Unforgettable Equine Experiences

With icons of Thoroughbred racing like Keeneland Race Course and picture-perfect horse farms in every direction, it’s no surprise that Lexington is the Horse Capital of the World. What you might not be expecting is the thrill of getting this close to Kentucky Derby winners, the foals destined to be tomorrow’s champions, and the action at the track.

Bourbon Land Logo

Just below Lexington’s surface there’s a limestone shelf, and the natural spring water that passes through it gives this place life. With 18 innovative distilleries, there’s no shortage of places to experience the magic of our native spirit firsthand. So come and see why Lexington is… Bourbonland.


Bet You Thought We Only Served Fried Chicken

Lexington is a foodie’s paradise with a spot for whatever you’re craving. Hundreds of independent restaurants helmed by the likes of James Beard Award-nominated chefs take farm-to-table cuisine to spectacular heights with flavors from around the world. And yeah, the fried chicken is pretty great too.

Looking For More Unexpectedly Cool Experiences?

While we may be famous for our world-class equine and bourbon experiences, there’s so much more to do here. Take a look for yourself!



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