Thoroughbred Country, created by members of both the tourism and thoroughbred industries, is Ireland’s latest gem highlighting the rich equine tourism experiences across counties Kildare and Tipperary and sharing the wonderful stories, people, horses and destinations. In Thoroughbred Country, style comes in all forms, and craft and character are found around every corner. This is the home of rolling grasslands and sweeping valleys. This is the home of history, heritage, and horses – and unbridled joy.
Horses have been an integral part of Ireland’s cultural heritage for the last 2,000 years. They are at the heart of the Irish story, from mythical figures to modern-day thoroughbred champions.
Thoroughbred Country Experiences give you a chance to experience a wide variety of exclusive, behind-the-scenes, and luxury equine experiences so whether you’re traveling alone, with your partner, or with family there is an experience that awaits you, getting a chance to be introduced to the humans and horses responsible for the world-renowned thoroughbred industry.
Whether you would like an action-packed three-day itinerary, travelling alone, a corporate day out, family-friendly fun or some team building, the Thoroughbred Country Experiences have something to suit everyone.