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Early Riser, Taster Tour

This tour gives you a glimpse into what makes Newmarket such a special place. Head to the famed gallops with one of our Tour Guides before enjoying breakfast at the Heath Court Hotel. Tour costs £27.50 per person   Please click here to read our COVID-19 advice page prior to booking.

The perfect tour for anyone visiting Newmarket for the first time. You don’t have to be a fan of racing to enjoy this short glimpse into the Sport of Kings. Discover why Newmarket is regarded as the Home of Horseracing with a guided tour on the gallops before heading to the Heath Court Hotel for a hearty breakfast.

The Taster Tour is available to book every other Saturday throughout 2021 or  book a private tour on a date of your choice including this December. Please contact us  at to discuss.

Remaining Dates for 2020:

Saturday 5th December

Saturday 12th December

Saturday 19th December


Unfortunately, these dates are unable to book on-line. To book, please call 01638 501122 or email

In addition, we are able to offer private tours, on a day of your choice for an additional, one off fee of £35. Please contact us for more information.


Dates for 2021:

The Taster Tour is  now available to book online throughout the year on alternate  Saturdays. Please click on  the Book Now button to view all dates on the calendar.




7.30 am – Meet your tour guide at  Warren Hill and  enjoy a guided tour of the famed Newmarket training grounds. Learn about the significance of the  vast expanse of Jockey Club land and about the role the various training gallops play in getting a horse fit for the races. This is where you will see some of the town’s 3,000 equine residents going about their daily exercise. Learn about the area during World War II and the history around how Warren Hill came to be and the links to the Royal family.

9.00 am – Arrive back at the Heath Court Hotel where you will enjoy a hearty breakfast.


Planning on being in Newmarket for the day? Why not upgrade your  Taster Tour and include an admission ticket to the National Horseracing Museum.

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Best Western Heath Court Hotel, Moulton Road, Newmarket, UK

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