Bourbon, Bridles & Bluegrass Globus

Bourbon, Bridles & Bluegrass

Take a relaxed and fascinating vacation on this Bourbon, Bridles & Bluegrass tour. Gain insight into magnificent thoroughbred horses and see how some of these lucky athletes spend their retirement. Sample bourbons and brews at distilleries and breweries along the way. Nibble on deliciously sweet Moonpies. Enjoy Asheville's artsy ambiance and estates. Join local guides for visits of museums and the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Great Smoky Mountains National Park.


8 Daysfr. $2,537

Tour Highlights & Offers

  • VISIT the sprawling Biltmore and Cheekwood Estates
  • EXPLORE Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • BOURBON TASTING at Buffalo Trace Distillery
  • LEARN at International Museum of the Horse
  • BEHIND THE SCENES visit to a thoroughbred horse farm and Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm
  • SCENIC DRIVE through Kentucky and Tennessee
  • GUIDED SIGHTSEEING in Asheville includes downtown, West Asheville, the River Arts District and Biltmore Village
  • ENJOY farm-to-table lunch at Antler Hill Village
  • VISIT the Museum of the Cherokee Indian with a Local Cherokee Guide.
  • GUIDED TOUR of the Songbird Guitar Museum
  • TASTING OF MoonPies
  • GUIDED TOUR of Cheekwood Gardens
  • Headsets throughout the tour
  • Tips for personal services and to tour directors and drivers are not included in tour cost and left to your discretion.
  • All items of a personal nature (room service, beverages, telephone charges, laundry, special food requests, etc.) and meals not specified on the tour itinerary are not included and must be paid by the client.
  • All rates exclude airfare unless expressly noted.
Breakfast daily (except Day 1), 2 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Brown Hotel Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky (1 night)
  • Hilton Lexington Downtown in Lexington, Kentucky (2 nights)
  • Renaissance Asheville Hotel in Asheville, North Carolina (2 nights)
  • Chattanooga Marriott Downtown in Chattanooga, Tennessee (1 night)
  • The Westin Nashville Downtown in Nashville, Tennessee (1 night)

ARRIVE IN LOUISVILLE Location Information Description

Louisville, USA

Welcome to Louisville. At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome drink.

Brown Hotel Louisville

LOUISVILLE–FRANKFORT–LEXINGTON Location Information Description

Louisville, USA

Louisville Sightseeing with a Local Guide followed by lunch featuring a local culinary specialty.

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Frankfort, USA

Frankfort Bourbon tasting at Buffalo Trace Distillery

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Lexington, USA

Lexington Free time this evening.

Breakfast, Lunch

Hilton Lexington Downtown

LEXINGTON. EXCURSION TO HORSE COUNTRY Location Information Description

Lexington, USA

Lexington Visit to International Museum of the Horse this morning. Horse Country, behind-the-scenes visit to a thoroughbred horse farm and Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm. Dinner tonight with local bluegrass entertainment.

Breakfast, Dinner

Hilton Lexington Downtown

LEXINGTON–ASHEVILLE Location Information Description

Asheville, USA

Scenic drive through Kentucky and Tennessee en route to Asheville. In Asheville, enjoy free time this evening.

Breakfast

Renaissance Asheville Hotel

ASHEVILLE Location Information Description

Asheville, USA

ASHEVILLE Guided sightseeing includes downtown, West Asheville, the River Arts District and Biltmore Village. Visit the Biltmore Estate and Gardens with a local guide, followed by a delicious farm-to-table lunch at Antler Hill Village. Free time this evening, Perhaps you'll choose to check out some of the breweries.

Breakfast, Lunch

Renaissance Asheville Hotel

ASHEVILLE–GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK–CHEROKEE–CHATTANOOGA Location Information Description

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA

Scenic drive through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park..

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Chattanooga, USA

Visit the Museum of the Cherokee Indian with a Local Cherokee Guide. Take an Orientation drive in Chattanooga. Guided tour of the Songbird Guitar Museum, followed by a MoonPie tasting. Free time this evening.

Breakfast

Chattanooga Marriott Downtown

CHATTANOOGA–NASHVILLE Location Information Description

Nashville, USA

In Nashville, visit Cheekwood Gardens with a local guide, followed by guided sightseeing and farewell dinner at a local restaurant.

Breakfast, Dinner

The Westin Nashville Downtown

NASHVILLE Location Information Description

Nashville, USA

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Breakfast

Departure Date
Price
Fri, Sep 09, 2022
$2,759.00
Fri, Sep 23, 2022
$2,989.00
Fri, Apr 21, 2023
$2,627.00
Fri, Apr 28, 2023
$2,627.00
Fri, May 12, 2023
$2,753.00
Fri, May 19, 2023
$2,537.00
Fri, Jun 09, 2023
$2,537.00
Fri, Sep 08, 2023
$2,609.00
Fri, Sep 15, 2023
$2,609.00
Fri, Sep 22, 2023
$2,825.00
Fri, Sep 29, 2023
$2,735.00
Fri, Oct 06, 2023
$2,735.00

Important information:

  • All rates listed are per person based on double occupancy and are subject to change without notice. Your land package pricing will be confirmed and guaranteed once your deposit is received and applied to the booking, except where price increases may result from increases in government taxes or fees. Room configurations are subject to availability. Guests added to your party after the booking are priced at the prevailing rate at the time they are added.

ALL guests must carefully verify the existing identification requirements for their particular travel situation DIRECTLY WITH THEIR LOCAL CONSULATES OR EMBASSIES or with a visa service, as these requirements may change. Guests without proper documentation may be denied entry and will not be entitled to a refund
  • 60-22 days prior to commencement of services: 20% of total price*
  • 21-8 days prior to commencement of services: 30% of total price*
  • 7-1 days prior to commencement of services: 50% of total price*
  • On departure day and later: 100% of total price*
  • *Total price does not include any Instant Purchase Air or Instant Purchase Air service fees, which are non-refundable after 24 hours from purchase. Intra-vacation air is non-refundable after final payment.
  • Cancellation fees may also apply to any additional services, including extra night accommodations, independently supplied services, and optional excursions reserved prior to, during, and after the tour. If flight changes, including, but not limited to, flight cancellations or name changes, are requested after full land and air deposits are received, revision fees, change fees, or airline cancellation fees will apply.
  • In many instances, airline revision or change fees can be up to $300, but in some instances may be up to 100% of the ticket price. Cancellation penalties will be quoted at time of cancellation.
  • All cancellations must be received in writing prior to tour departure. The cancellation policy will apply according to the date that the cancellation notification is received. The MINIMUM cancellation penalty is the deposit amount.
  • The purchase to trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended.
  • Land only “from price” is per person based on two people sharing a room together and does not include airfare unless expressly stated.
  • All prices are in US Dollars.
  • A $250 non-refundable, non-transferable, per-person, per-vacation deposit is required to reserve space for you, with some limited exceptions, as noted below. Payment of the deposit indicates you have read and accepted theseall Terms & Conditions. Your booking is not confirmed until the deposit payment is processed and you receive a confirmation invoice.
  • Final payment is due 60 days prior to departure, with some limited exceptions, as noted below. Within the final payment date, payment in full is required at time of booking to reserve space. Reservations (land, cruise, and air) are canceled if final payment is not received by the due date. The payment policy may vary for group reservations.
  • Additional deposits or payments are required for international air added to the start and/or end of your vacation and/or for intra-vacation air, as specified in the itinerary (“air-inclusive vacations”). Air-inclusive vacation pricing is guaranteed upon receipt of full land plus air deposit or land deposit plus full airfare price, depending on type of airfare purchased (Flex-Air or Instant Purchase Air).
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