Lexington Vacations

United States
Known as the "Horse Capital of the World" for its equestrian roots, Lexington maintains an urban growth boundary that prevents downtown growth from threatening its famed horse farms. It is home to the Kentucky Horse Park and Red Mile Race Course, but non-horse lovers can also enjoy this culturally rich …

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Things to see and do in Lexington

Jason Planck | Trip by SkyscannerKentucky Horse Park
Kentucky Horse Park
Sonnett | FlickrRupp Arena
Rupp Arena
Chris Breeze | FlickrKeeneland Race Course
Keeneland Race Course
A Train | FlickrLexington Kentucky
Lexington Kentucky
Raeann | Trip by SkyscannerArboretum: Kentucky State Botanical Garden
Arboretum: Kentucky State Botanical Garden
Steve DeAngelo | Trip by SkyscannerAshland - The Henry Clay Estate
Ashland - The Henry Clay Estate
Navin75 | FlickrKroger Field
Kroger Field
joannapoe | FlickrLexington Cemetery
Lexington Cemetery
Raeann | Trip by SkyscannerRaven Run Nature Sanctuary
Raven Run Nature Sanctuary
Steve DeAngelo | Trip by SkyscannerWaveland State Historic Site
Waveland State Historic Site

Reviews of Lexington

Steve DeAngelo
Steve DeAngeloCocoa, Florida

When I think of Lexington, I think of blue grass horse country, good food, courteous people, and the University of Kentucky which is the pride of Lexington. Lexington was a city before Kentucky was a state, and today Lexington's population has grown to just around 300,000.

Laura C.
Laura C.Philadelphia

Fun city with an excellent BBQ scene. Oh and there are some very picturesque horse farms.

Laura Ricks
Laura RicksBerea, Kentucky

The horses are beautiful and the farms are breath taking. The Fayette Mall is the best place to shop. There are many great places to eat very close to the mall.

Robert Thompson
Robert ThompsonGlasgow, Kentucky

i grew up in this city over 38 yrs long time

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