London Olympia Horse Show 2020
9 Days | 8 Nights
Tour Dates: 14 Dec – 22 December 2020
London Olympia Horse Show 2020
- 8 nights in London in 4 star hotels
- Full season pass with top seating in the main London Olympia Horse show with padded seats
- London Transport Oyster card
- A visit to the Royal Mews with a behind the scenes guided tour
- Visit to the Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park
- Christmas lights bus tour of London
- Sightseeing tour to Hampton Court Palace via train
- Breakfast daily and 1 welcome dinner
- Opportunity to shop in London Olympia Horse Show Shopping village
- Travel wallet, experienced tour host
**Flights are NOT INCLUDED. To ensure good prices for flights these will need to be booked well in advance to ensure availability.
**The Vienna and Christmas Markets pre tour is now fully booked.
(D) Monday 14 December 2020
Today is arrival day in London and this evening we will meet for a welcome dinner. Afterwards you might like to explore the Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and Christmas market and perhaps enjoy a Glühwein with the markets open until late. The Winter Wonderland offers world-class entertainment, unbeatable Christmas markets, fairground rides and scrumptious festive treats with an abundance of delicious seasonal snacks to sample. (Flight not included, dinner included)
(B) Tuesday 15 December 2020
This morning the group will visit the Royal Mews with a behind the scenes tour and view all the carriages used in the Jubilee parades and the royal weddings. Afterwards you may like to visit Buckingham Palace to see the Changing of the guards or call into Harrods and see the magnificent Christmas displays.
Today is the first day of London Olympia and the show starts with a Dressage Masterclass later this afternoon, followed by the Dressage Grand Prix and various entertainment. (Royal Mews behind the scenes tour, London Oyster card and Olympia season pass)
(B) Wednesday 16 December 2020
This morning the group will enjoy a visit to Hampton Court by local train and afterwards you might like to have some lunch at a quaint English pub opposite the Palace before heading back to London to enjoy the London Olympia Horse show later this afternoon with Various entertainment and the freestyle dressage. (London Oyster card, Hampton Court entry and audio guide of the Palace and season pass to London Olympia)
(B) Thursday 17 December 2020
This morning you have a free morning to explore London further. Later today at Olympia there is plenty of action with the Show jumping and the “Big Red Wall” competition to see who can jump the highest is always hotly contested plus much more entertainment. (London Oyster card and season pass)
(B) Friday 18 December 2020
This morning is an early start at London Olympia with the Showing Championships. This evening we will enjoy a bus tour of the capital’s iconic sights soaking in the city’s most famous locations and some of the UK’s most beautiful Christmas light displays – you will be in for an absolute festive treat! (London Oyster card, Season pass and Bus tour of London lights.)
(B) Saturday 19 December 2020
This morning after breakfast you might like to head to London Borough markets. This market is open from 8 am and is one of London’s most popular food markets in London selling all types of food from all over the world as well as home wares and all types of Street food etc. This afternoon we lets hope fellow Aussie, Boyd Exell will be there to showcase his skills and show us why he is world number one Driving champion. It will be nail biting stuff as the corners are tight and the action is fast and furious. If you wanted to leave early this evening you could go and watch the Christmas carols in Trafalgar Square. (London Oyster card and season pass included.)
Sunday 20 December 2020
This morning you might like to go for a stroll through Hyde Park before going to the London Olympia Horse Show. Some of the events today include the Shetland Pony Grand National, the Musical Ride of The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment and the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup.
Monday 21 December 2020
Today is the last day of London Olympia Horse Show with various entertainment and The Turkish Airlines Olympia Grand Prix Show-jumping and the Presentation to the Leading Rider of the Show.
Tuesday 22 December 2020
This morning is departure day or you might like to stay on and enjoy Christmas in Europe. For those heading home laden with Christmas goodies we will arrange transfers to the airport today. If you wanted to leave a day or two earlier to be home in plenty of time for Christmas please let us know.
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Note: A full program of the London Olympia Horse Show is on their website but the 2020 program may not be updated until this goes on sale next year. We expect the timetable to offer similar events but the entertainment may change slightly.
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