Best of Kentucky Tours
Immerse yourself in two iconic industries- Kentucky Horse Country & Bourbon Country
The best of Kentucky tours comes together in this public Kentucky tour with visits to a picturesque horse farm and historic bourbon distillery.
You’ll spend the morning in Horse Country where top thoroughbreds are bred, trained and prepped for the Kentucky Derby and the world’s biggest horse races. Enjoy lunch at Goose and Gander in Midway, then head to Bourbon Country for a tour and tasting at a beautiful and historic distilling location.
For other Kentucky tours, check out the Derby Week tours.
Current Public Best of Kentucky Tour Offerings
March 13 & 22, May 21, June 11 & 21,July 5 & 17, Aug. 16 & 21, Sept. 6, Oct. 1
Immerse yourself in Kentucky’s iconic scenery and enjoy two intriguing Kentucky industries (bourbon and horses) in one memorable experience!
You'll visit Mill Ridge Horse Farm, a thoroughbred nursery with mares and foals. Mill Ridge was founded in 1962 and has been raising and selling raceshorses in Lexington, Kentucky ever since. You'll tour the grounds, meet the horses and learn the history of this historic Kentucky horse farm.
On the Best of Kentucky Tour you'll also visit one of Kentucky's iconic bourbon distilleries, Bulleit Distilling Co., for a tour and tasting. Keep with the Kentucky theme, you'll receive a horse themed cocktail called the Mill Ridge Smash!
Each ticket includes the Kentucky horse farm tour, distillery tour with bourbon tasting, lunch at Goose and Gander in Midway, and bottled water. Tour leaves from Falls City Market in the Omni Louisville Hotel in downtown Louisville.
Thursday, Friday & Sunday ToursDeparts at 9:30 a.m. Returns at 5:45 p.m.