WHY WE LOVE IT
The Breeders’ Cup World Championships is racing’s most prestigious global event. It annually attracts the best horses from around the world each year, so there is no better event to go to for the best of the best horses. Also, the adventure doesn’t have to stop there! The optional Las Vegas excursion is perfect for those wanting to make the most out of their trip to Louisville, which we love. Not only is it the place to be for people who like the odd gamble, but their range of entertainment such as shows and amazing hotels, means that there’s something for everyone to enjoy!
WHAT TO DO
On the first day you will enjoy a combined horse farm and distillery tour, including lunch. This is your chance to sample Kentucky’s finest liquor coupled with a visit to a Horse Farm. Upon return to the hotel, there will be welcoming drinks with your host and fellow travellers. The next following two days will consist of Racing at Churchill Downs for the Breeders’ Cup. You can then spend your final day doing whatever you please until a mid-day transfer to the airport for your homeward flight. This day could be spent at the Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby Museum which focuses on the history of these racing grounds.
For those who choose to extend the trip to Las Vegas, you will stay at the Bellagio in Las Vegas for four nights on a room only basis. You then have two days here to do as you wish whether you want to spend it in the casinos or visiting the range of glamourous hotels. You will then fly back to Heathrow on Thursday 8th November.
WHAT’S THE COST?
The four night stay at Marriott Downtown Louisville will cost from £3,070 per person, including return flights with British Airways. If you choose to extend your stay by four nights to Las Vegas, staying at Bellagio Las Vegas, prices start from £570 per person including flights with Southwest.
You will depart from London Heathrow on Wednesday 31 October at 12:00, arriving at Chicago at 15:55. You then have four hours at your leisure in Chicago before flying to Louisville arriving at 22:05. On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel where accommodation has been reserved for four nights on a room only basis. Exquisite Concierge are partners with ITC Sports, the company arranging this experience, so we can work together to secure you the best possible racing package, get in touch on 01277888708.