Velká Pardubická

14 October 2018

Overview


The Velká Pardubická is a famous cross-country steeplechase run in Pardubice, Czech Republic. The race was first run in 1874 and it takes place annually on the second Sunday in October. It is run over a distance of 6.9km (4.28 Miles) and has 31 obstacles, usually taking around 9-10 minutes for the horses to finish the course.

The racecourse is located approximately one hour from Prague so is easily accessible for a day trip whilst spending a few days in Czech Republic's Capital City! There are four qualifying races during the season all leading up to this main event in October.

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Sunday 14th October 2018

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Velka Pardubicka 4* Package

Sat 13 Oct 2018 - Mon 15 Oct 2018

  • Choose between: General Admission / Racing Breaks Box
  • Courtyard by Marriott Prague City

    2 Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Double Room

  • Also includes:
    - Return Flights
    - Return Airport Transfers
    - Return Racecourse Transfers

    Optional Upgrade to Hospitality in the Racing Breaks Box hosted by Brough Scott!

£399.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


A unique chance to watch one of the toughest steeplechases on the planet and enjoy a fantastic stay in Prague!

Your Package Includes


  • Return Flights from London Stansted to Prague (alternative departure airports available)
  • Return airport transfers
  • Two nights accommodation at the Courtyard by Marriott Prague Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Return transfers to Pardubice Racecourse
  • Tickets to the Velka Pardubicka

Itinerary


Saturday 13th October 2018
- Depart London Stansted at 11:50 on a direct flight to Prague to land at 14:40 local time.
- Upon arrival you will be collected and transferred directly to your hotel to check-in for the first of your two nights accommodation.
- Have the remainder of the day at leisure - if desired you can add a trip to a Traditional Folklore Dinner (information below)

Sunday 14th October 2018
- Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
- After breakfast you will be collected via coach and transferred to Pardubice Racecourse to enjoy the Velka Pardubicka!
- After enjoying a full days racing you will be returned back to the hotel.

Monday 15th October 2018
- Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
- Late morning you will be collected and transferred back to Prague Airport to catch your flight home.
- Depart Prague at 13:45 on a direct flight back to London Stansted to arrive at 14:40.

Optional Extras


Racing Breaks Box Hospitality

To enhance your experience of the Velka Pardubicka why not upgrade your tickets to Hospitality in the Racing Breaks Box which will be hosted by Brough Scott.

Supplement per person: £120.00

Traditional Folklore Dinner

Why not join us on Saturday evening for a traditional dining experience at the Czech Folklore restaurant with unlimited beer, wine, and soft drinks! Transport to/from the restaurant is also included.

Supplement per person: £40.00

Hotel information


The hotel's picture-perfect location in the trendy Vinohrady district allows for stress-free access to a wide range of renowned destinations. Just moments from historic Zizkov, and just a short trip from iconic landmarks like Wenceslas Square and Old Town, this is a great location for your stay in Prague.

Relax and refresh in your hotel room or suite; all rooms offer free high-speed Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen TV, comfortable bedding, a mini-fridge and a coffee maker.

Additional Nights

If desired you can extend your trip and arrive on Friday 12th October, staying for three nights in Prague.

Supplement per person: £95.00

Single Occupancy

If you are travelling alone the Single Supplement price for the trip is £175.00.

Flights


Package is based on flights from London Stansted, alternative departure airports are available.

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Velka Pardubicka 5* Package

Sat 13 Oct 2018 - Mon 15 Oct 2018

  • Choose between: General Admission / Racing Breaks Box
  • Prague Marriott Hotel

    2 Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Double Room

  • Also includes:
    - Return Flights
    - Return Airport Transfers
    - Return Racecourse Transfers

    Optional Upgrade to Hospitality in the Racing Breaks Box hosted by Brough Scott!

£549.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


A unique chance to watch one of the toughest steeplechases on the planet and enjoy a fantastic 5* stay in Prague!

Your Package Includes


  • Return Flights from London Stansted to Prague (alternative departure airports available)
  • Return airport transfers
  • Two nights accommodation at the 5* Marriott Prague Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Return transfers to Pardubice Racecourse
  • Tickets to the Velka Pardubicka

Itinerary


Saturday 13th October 2018
- Depart London Stansted at 11:50 on a direct flight to Prague to land at 14:40 local time.
- Upon arrival you will be collected and transferred directly to your hotel to check-in for the first of your two nights accommodation.
- Have the remainder of the day at leisure - if desired you can add a trip to a Traditional Folklore Dinner (information below)

Sunday 14th October 2018
- Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
- After breakfast you will be collected via coach and transferred to Pardubice Racecourse to enjoy the Velka Pardubicka!
- After enjoying a full days racing you will be returned back to the hotel.

Monday 15th October 2018
- Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
- Late morning you will be collected and transferred back to Prague Airport to catch your flight home.
- Depart Prague at 13:45 on a direct flight back to London Stansted to arrive at 14:40.

Optional Extras


Racing Breaks Box Hospitality

To enhance your experience of the Velka Pardubicka why not upgrade your tickets to Hospitality in the Racing Breaks Box which will be hosted by Brough Scott.

Supplement per person: £120.00

Traditional Folklore Dinner

Why not join us on Saturday evening for a traditional dining experience at the Czech Folklore restaurant with unlimited beer, wine, and soft drinks! Transport to/from the restaurant is also included.

Supplement per person: £40.00

Hotel information


The Prague Marriott Hotel offers modern elegance and unparalleled service. The beautifully designed rooms and suites provide a home away from home, with newly renovated decor, deluxe pillow top mattresses, high-speed Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Enjoy a coffee at Espressamente Illy, the hotel's on-site coffee house, or treat yourself to a perfectly prepared steak at Midtown Grill.

Those looking to explore Old Town Prague city centre will find the hotel ideally situated near Old Town Square, the Charles Bridge and other legendary attractions. Whatever your reason for visiting the Czech Republic, we know you'll be thrilled with your stay at the Prague Marriott Hotel.

Additional Nights

If desired you can extend your trip and arrive on Friday 12th October, staying for three nights in Prague.

Supplement per person: £150.00

Single Occupancy

If you are travelling alone the Single Supplement price for the trip is £275.00.

Flights


Package is based on flights from London Stansted, alternative departure airports are available.

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