GUIDED TOURS: FIVE PLACES TO DISCOVER

Visit the stables of the Haras d’Ecajeul, discover the greatest sports events at the Longines Deauville International Equestrian Complex, learn about how buyers proceed during a horse sale, explore the backstage of the Deauville-La Touques and Deauville-Clairefontaine racecourses... For the first time, the professionals of the riding world open their racecourses and invite you to discover their secrets. Sharing stories about horses inDeauville.

@ Naïade Plante

Tour of the backstage of sports events

On Sunday, May 3rd and 24th, June 14th, July 19th and September 13th

 

Let’s discover the backstage of the best equestrian competitions. The Longines Deauville International Equestrian Complex regularly schedules guided tours to let the participants discover how jumping and dressage international competitions are organized.

 

More than 1.5 hours - €15

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Zuzanna Lupa

Tour of the backstage of a horse sale

On Wednesday, July 1st and Tuesday, August 18th

 

Enjoy a unique visit to discover the hardly accessible world of horse sales! Take a tour of the backstage of horse sales with a tour guide to retrace the history of Deauville sales, discover what buyers do and how horses are examined before heading towards the presentation ring.

 

More than 30 minutes - €10

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@ Léo Lemasson

Visit of the Haras d'Ecajeul and tasting

On Sunday, April 5th and Saturday 11th

 

Jean-Luc and Isabelle Bara, owners of Haras d'Ecajeul, organize guided tours inside their premises. Jean-Luc guides the visitors through the stables, the meadow and the presentation ring. Then, he meets Isabelle for a snack based on home-made pastries.

 

More than 1 hour and 15 minutes - from €6

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@ Jacques Lorin

At the heart of the Deauville-La Touques racecourse

Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from July 30th to August 30th

 

Discover the world of equestrian races during the Deauville Barrière Meeting, when the racecourse is in full swing.

 

More than 45 minutes - €8

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@ Naïade Plante

Guided tour of the Deauville-Clairefontaine racecourse

On race days from June to October

 

Guided visits of the racecourse are scheduled every morning of horse race days. All the places that usually only professionals enjoy are accessible during the Summer Meeting, including the weighing room and the finish post. The visit ends with a Norman aperitif.

 

More than 45 minutes - Free

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