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Horse Deals Equine Tour to the USA


16 days escorted holiday departing 15 April 2020

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
* Longines FEI jumping and Dressage World Cup
* Full day Grand Canyon tour
* Kentucky Horse Park
* Keeneland 2020 Spring Meet
* Land Rover Kentucky 3 day event
* Various stud visits in and around Lexington, horse capital of the world

TOUR ESCORT: DALE PLUMB
Dale Plumb, is one of Australia’s leading producers, trainers and riders, winning at all major Royal Shows and has numerous National Titles to his credit. Witty and wise with an excellent sense of humour, Dale will offer participants a fun filled equine experience of a lifetime.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: DEPART AUSTRALIA - ARRIVE LAS VEGAS
WED 15 APR
Assemble at Sydney International Airport and meet your tour escort Dale Plumb. Depart on your flight to Las Vegas where you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a welcome dinner at your hotel.
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: - - D

DAY 2: LAS VEGAS - LONGINES FEI JUMPING AND DRESSAGE WORLD CUP
THU 16 APR
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be provided transport options and entrance to the Longines FEI Jumping and Dressage World Cup. Enjoy the FEI Dressage World Cup Grand Prix and the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Final 1.
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: B - -

DAY 3: LAS VEGAS – LONGINES FEI JUMPING AND DRESSAGE WORLD CUP
FRI 17 APR
After breakfast at your hotel, entrance to Longines FEI Jumping and Dressage World Cup has been included with entry to the at FEI Dressage World Cup Freestyle Rehearsal, the Devoucoux Dressage Showcase and the Longines FEI Jumping World CupTM Final II.
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: B - -

DAY 4: LAS VEGAS – LONGINES FEI JUMPING AND DRESSAGE WORLD CUP
SAT 18 APR
After breakfast at your hotel, entrance to Longines FEI Jumping and Dressage World Cup has been included to view the Las Vegas Jumping Grand Prix and the FEI Dressage World Cup Final (Freestyle).
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: B - -

DAY 5: LAS VEGAS – LONGINES FEI JUMPING AND DRESSAGE WORLD CUP
SUN 19 APR
After breakfast at your hotel, the final and most exciting day of the Longines FEI Jumping and Dressage World Cup - the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Final III
Afterwards, make your way back to the hotel.
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: B - -

DAY 6: LAS VEGAS
MON 20 APR
Start our day with breakfast at the hotel before our VIP Tour to the Grand Canyon National Park, home to the immense Grand Canyon, with its layered bands of red rock revealing millions of years of geological history. Our VIP Tour will include the Skywalk, a horseshoe-shaped cantilever bridge with a glass walkway 4,000 feet above the canyon floor.
Overnight: Las Vegas
Meals: B L -

DAY 7: LEXINGTON
TUE 21 APR
An early start for our flight to Lexington – The Horse Capital of the World. On arrival, you will be transferred to our home for the next 7 nights. Dinner will be at our hotel tonight.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: - - D

DAY 8: LEXINGTON
WED 22 APR
Today we will explore the region with visits to some of the iconic Thoroughbred Studs in Kentucky. As the Horse Capital of the World the region is not only home to studs, but an infrastructure that supports the thoroughbred industry.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: B L -

DAY 9: KEENELAND 2020 SPRING MEET
THU 23 APR
After breakfast at the hotel, prepare for a day of “racing as it was meant to be” where tradition, beauty and world-class Thoroughbreds are a spectacle to behold. For more than eight decades, the best horses, owners, jockeys and trainers have converged at Keeneland and today we have included tickets at the Saddling Paddock Chalet which is located at the East Grandstand entrance overlooking the paddock, the chalet offers premium, once-in-a-lifetime views of contenders as they circle the paddock before making their way to the track. The chalet will include a buffet lunch. Afterwards transfer back to the hotel.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: B L -

DAY 10: LAND ROVER KENTUCKY THREE DAY EVENT
FRI 24 APR
Today is the beginning of our attendance at the Land Rover Kentucky Three Day Event. This iconic American sporting event, draws top international horses and riders to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, for this world-class eventing competition. Events today include Dressage, and the Kentucky Invitational CS13 Welcome Speed Cup SJ.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: B L -

DAY 11: LAND ROVER KENTUCKY THREE DAY EVENT
SAT 25 APR
Today we continue our experience at the Land Rover Kentucky Three Day Event with events today including US Equestrian Demonstrations and Exhibitions, Kentucky Invitational CSI3 Grand Prix Course Walk Cross-Country, followed byt he Opening Ceremony and the $225,000 Kentucky Invitational CSI3 Grand Prix.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: B - -

DAY 12: LAND ROVER KENTUCKY THREE DAY EVENT
SUN 26 APR
The incredible event continues with the final day of the Land Rover Kentucky Three Day Event with attendance today at the Champions Live! Event and the Final Phase of this iconic event the Show Jumping, followed by the Presentation Ceremony. Afterwards return to hotel.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: B - -

DAY 13: LEXINGTON
MON 27 APR
After breakfast, we will make our way to the famous Kentucky Horse Park. The 1,200 acres that comprise the Kentucky Horse Park have served as an active horse farm since the 18th century. Featuring up to 50 breeds of horse at work and play, including 2003 Derby Winner Funnycide, the Park features a variety of equine presentations along with horse drawn tours. The park is home to The International Museum of the Horse and the American Saddle Horse Museum and hosts a multitude of prestigious equine events throughout the year. The grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park are home to the National Horse Center. Many of the top equine management associations and breed organizations have their national or state offices located here. The Center is home to The United States Equestrian Federation, The Kentucky Thoroughbred Association, The Pyramid Society, the American Hackney Horse Association, the American Hanoverian Society, U.S. Pony Clubs, Inc., and many more.
Overnight: Lexington
Meals: B - D

DAY 14: DEPART LEXINGTON
TUE 28 APR
Transfer to Lexington Airport for the flight home or onward individual travel.
Meals: B & inflight

DAY 15: INFLIGHT
WED 29 APR

DAY 16: ARRIVE AUSTRALIA
THU 30 APR
Morning arrival into Sydney.


WHAT’S INCLUDED:
* Economy class return airfares from Sydney to Las Vegas and internal flights within USA
* Private use of modern comfortable coaches whilst in Lexington
* Quality 3-4 star accommodation with private en-suite facilities
* Specialist tour guides in Lexington
* Entrances to LONGINES FEI JUMPING AND DRESSAGE WORLD CUP and LAND ROVER KENTUCKY THREE DAY EVENT
* Tips and gratuities for guides an drivers
* Sightseeing and technical visits as outlined in itinerary
* Meals as detailed in itinerary shown (BLD) plus airline meals
* Backpack and tour book with detailed itinerary

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
* Domestic flights within Australia
* Meals not specified in the itinerary
* All items of a personal nature, such as laundry, phone calls and alcoholic beverages
* Travel insurance, cancellation fees
* Passport fees and visa charges
* Optional excursions

TOUR COSTS:
Twin share/double room AUD $13,950 (Per Person) / Single Supplement Add AUD $3,000

Register your interest with Horse Deals now:
Email: tours@horsedeals.com.au
Phone: Horse Deals on (08) 8725 4744

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