Lexington Holidays

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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How to get to Lexington

Here's what you need to know about getting to Lexington. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Lexington takes 10 hours.

When to go to Lexington

Typical Holiday Price

£1272 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Lexington varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

October

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - October is the cheapest month to go to Lexington.

Where to stay in Lexington

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Lexington, according to other travellers.

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 DeAngeloMelbourne
14/01/2014

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
04/09/2012

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

Laura Ricks
Laura RicksBerea
22/06/2012

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
01/07/2012

i grew up in this city over 38 yrs long time

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