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The pageantry, history and sheer excitement of “the Run for the Roses” at Churchill Downs makes the Kentucky Derby the premier event in American Thoroughbred horseracing. Put on your straw hat, sip a mint julep and relax in America’s heartland amidst the race atmosphere in Louisville. Join turftours for our top quality 5 night trip in 2007 and experience luxury accommodations in one of our three excellent Hotels in either Lexington, Indiana or Louisville, with upgraded ticket, Kentucky Derby party and on track hospitality options shown below as optional extras.
Our Selected Hotels:
All Hotels in the Lexington / Loiusville area are always Sold Out for the Kentucky Derby
we have pre-reserved luxury rooms in three of the best located Hotels for
this excellent trip.
Radisson Hotel in Lexington is the best place to
stay if you want to explore the stud farms and breeding operations in
Palace Hotel in Indiana is located only 8 miles
from Churchill Downs Racecourse and boasts a 4 story Casino and Golf
Course for your enjoyment.
Hyatt Regency Hotel in Louisville is
the closest to Churchill Downs and staying here gives you the chance to
explore Louisville and take more of a part in the build up to the Derby.
Kentucky Derby Tickets:
The Kentucky Derby attracts some 160,000 guests each year and is one of Horse Racing's "must see" events. Demand for tickets is very high and all areas of the Grandstand, Clubhouse and Hospitality sections are sold out months before the races. Ticket prices can vary from $100 to $3000 dollars from unofficial ticket agencies. Turftours have official reserved seating at the track as part of your package and can also upgrade you to better viewing areas or provide hospitality at the course. (Please see options).
Whichever tour you select you can rest assured that we are placing you in the best hotels, in the best locations with great viewing at Churchill Downs on both Friday (Oaks Day) and Saturday (Derby Day). For a custom built package, or a package without flights included, for this trip please do not hesitate to contact us.