Velká Pardubická

13 October 2019

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 1.5 hours 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 13th October 2019

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Jurys Inn Prague Package

Sat 12 Oct 2019 - Mon 14 Oct 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Grandstand Seats / Hospitality
  • Jurys Inn Prague

    Two Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Double Room

  • Also Includes:
    - Return Flights
    - Airport Transfers
    - Racecourse Transfers
    - Optional Czech Folklore Dinner

£329.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


This package incorporates flights, accommodation, both airport & racecourse transfers and tickets to the Velká Pardubická on Sunday 13th October.

Your Package Includes


  • Return Flights from London Stansted to Prague (alternative departure airports available)
  • Return transfer from Prague Airport to Hotel
  • Two nights accommodation at the Jurys Inn Prague
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Return transfer to Pardubice Racecourse
  • Ticket to the Velká Pardubická

Itinerary


Saturday 12th October 2019

  • Depart London Stansted at 11:50 on a direct flight to Prague arriving at 14:40.
  • Upon arrival into Prague Airport you will be met in the arrivals hall by your driver and transferred directly to the hotel.
  • You will have the remainder of the afternoon and evening at leisure.
  • Optional Excursion: Czech Folklore Dinner (details below)

Sunday 13th October 2019

  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
  • After breakfast you will be collected from the hotel and transferred to Pardubice Racecourse.
  • Enjoy a full days racing culminating in the 129th running of the Velká Pardubická.
  • Following the conclusion of the racing you will be transferred back to your hotel.
  • Remainder of the evening at leisure.

Monday 14th October 2019

  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
  • You will be collected from your hotel and returned to Prague Airport ready to catch your flight back to the UK.
  • Depart Prague at 13:45 on a direct flight back to London Stansted arriving at 14:40.

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General Admission
This ticket option gives entrance to the racecourse (without seating). Guests can move freely around the main enclosure which includes access up the rail of the course and the parade ring.

Grandstand Seats
In additional to the general admission you receive a designated seat in the grandstand to enjoy the racing from.
Supplement per person: £30.00

Hospitality
You will receive complimentary refreshments throughout the day in a box at Pardubice Racecourse. The package includes food and drink (including alcohol) and a great vantage point from which to take in the racing.
Supplement per person: £150.00

Optional Excursions


Czech Folklore Dinner
On Saturday evening you can add a trip out 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 Jurys Inn is one of the most perfectly situated hotels in Prague, allowing you to immerse yourself in the heart of this stunningly beautiful and historically rich city. Bursting at the seams with magnificent architecture styles from throughout history, Prague oozes culture from every pore from the city trams to Prague Castle to the heart of Old Town.

From a standard double to the superior range, Jurys Inn Prague offers 214 stylish rooms all perfectly designed to provide guests ultimate comfort away from home. Rooms are spacious and include as standard: large soft beds, en-suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, safes, mini fridges and flat screen TVs with Freeview. The hotel also offers all guests free WiFi.

The hotel offers a stylish on-site bar for those wishing to relax with a beverage after soaking up the capital’s culture and attractions. You can also enjoy a meal at the hotel's contemporary restaurant which offers a range of delicious dishes.

Additional Nights
If you wish to prolong your weekend in Prague we can offer additional night(s) accommodation:
Supplement per person: £70.00

Single Occupancy
The above package is available to be booked based on single occupancy:
Price per person: £319.00

Flights


This package is based on flights from London Stansted to Prague, alternative departure airports are available. Please enquire for more details.

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Grand Hotel Bohemia Package

Sat 12 Oct 2019 - Mon 14 Oct 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Grandstand Seats / Hospitality
  • Grand Hotel Bohemia

    Two Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Double Room

  • Also Includes:
    - Return Flights
    - Airport Transfers
    - Racecourse Transfers
    - Optional Czech Folklore Dinner

£389.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


This package incorporates flights, accommodation, both airport & racecourse transfers and tickets to the Velká Pardubická on Sunday 13th October.

Your Package Includes


  • Return Flights from London Stansted to Prague (alternative departure airports available)
  • Return transfer from Prague Airport to Hotel
  • Two nights accommodation at the Grand Hotel Bohemia
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Return transfer to Pardubice Racecourse
  • Ticket to the Velká Pardubická

Itinerary


Saturday 12th October 2019

  • Depart London Stansted at 11:50 on a direct flight to Prague arriving at 14:40.
  • Upon arrival into Prague Airport you will be met in the arrivals hall by your driver and transferred directly to the hotel.
  • You will have the remainder of the afternoon and evening at leisure.
  • Optional Excursion: Czech Folklore Dinner (details below)

Sunday 13th October 2019

  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
  • After breakfast you will be collected from the hotel and transferred to Pardubice Racecourse.
  • Enjoy a full days racing culminating in the 129th running of the Velká Pardubická.
  • Following the conclusion of the racing you will be transferred back to your hotel.
  • Remainder of the evening at leisure.

Monday 14th October 2019

  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
  • You will be collected from your hotel and returned to Prague Airport ready to catch your flight back to the UK.
  • Depart Prague at 13:45 on a direct flight back to London Stansted arriving at 14:40.

Upgrade your Tickets


General Admission
This ticket option gives entrance to the racecourse (without seating). Guests can move freely around the main enclosure which includes access up the rail of the course and the parade ring.

Grandstand Seats
In additional to the general admission you receive a designated seat in the grandstand to enjoy the racing from.
Supplement per person: £30.00

Hospitality
You will receive complimentary refreshments throughout the day in a box at Pardubice Racecourse. The package includes food and drink (including alcohol) and a great vantage point from which to take in the racing.
Supplement per person: £150.00

Optional Excursions


Czech Folklore Dinner
On Saturday evening you can add a trip out 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


This five star hotel has 79 luxurious air-conditioned rooms over 8 floors along with its own Restaurant.

Chef Pavel Jirků and his team of professionals prepare specialities based on traditional recipes from the Central European region on a daily basis. Modern cooking methods, the freshest of ingredients and stylish presentation promise a unique gourmet experience.

The hotel is ideally located in Prague's Old Town, just a 5 minute walk from the main square.

Additional Nights
If you wish to prolong your weekend in Prague we can offer additional night(s) accommodation:
Supplement per person: £95.00

Single Occupancy
The above package is available to be booked based on single occupancy:
Price per person: £429.00

Flights


This package is based on flights from London Stansted to Prague, alternative departure airports are available. Please enquire for more details.

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Hilton Prague Old Town Package

Sat 12 Oct 2019 - Mon 14 Oct 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Grandstand Seats / Hospitality
  • Hilton Prague Old Town

    Two Nights Bed & Breakfast in a Double Room

  • Also Includes:
    - Return Flights
    - Airport Transfers
    - Racecourse Transfers
    - Optional Czech Folklore Dinner

£429.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


This package incorporates flights, accommodation, both airport & racecourse transfers and tickets to the Velká Pardubická on Sunday 13th October.

Your Package Includes


  • Return Flights from London Stansted to Prague (alternative departure airports available)
  • Return transfer from Prague Airport to Hotel
  • Two nights accommodation at the Hilton Prague Old Town
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Return transfer to Pardubice Racecourse
  • Ticket to the Velká Pardubická

Itinerary


Saturday 12th October 2019

  • Depart London Stansted at 11:50 on a direct flight to Prague arriving at 14:40.
  • Upon arrival into Prague Airport you will be met in the arrivals hall by your driver and transferred directly to the hotel.
  • You will have the remainder of the afternoon and evening at leisure.
  • Optional Excursion: Czech Folklore Dinner (details below)

Sunday 13th October 2019

  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
  • After breakfast you will be collected from the hotel and transferred to Pardubice Racecourse.
  • Enjoy a full days racing culminating in the 129th running of the Velká Pardubická.
  • Following the conclusion of the racing you will be transferred back to your hotel.
  • Remainder of the evening at leisure.

Monday 14th October 2019

  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
  • You will be collected from your hotel and returned to Prague Airport ready to catch your flight back to the UK.
  • Depart Prague at 13:45 on a direct flight back to London Stansted arriving at 14:40.

Upgrade your Tickets


General Admission
This ticket option gives entrance to the racecourse (without seating). Guests can move freely around the main enclosure which includes access up the rail of the course and the parade ring.

Grandstand Seats
In additional to the general admission you receive a designated seat in the grandstand to enjoy the racing from.
Supplement per person: £30.00

Hospitality
You will receive complimentary refreshments throughout the day in a box at Pardubice Racecourse. The package includes food and drink (including alcohol) and a great vantage point from which to take in the racing.
Supplement per person: £150.00

Optional Excursions


Czech Folklore Dinner
On Saturday evening you can add a trip out 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


Situated at the gates to the Old Town, the hotel is within walking distance to shops, restaurants, and attractions. Landmarks such as Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square and Charles Bridge are a 10 minute walk away.

The hotel has fresh, elegant and stylish rooms with Art Deco elements and modern amenities. Rooms have sockets with built-in USB's and enjoy the 55-inch HDTV.

Fall in love with food at the stylish Zinc restaurant, famed for its modern and innovative European cuisine. Making the most of fresh, seasonal ingredients, the chefs prepare mouth-watering dishes using traditional cooking techniques. Guests can also relax with an expertly-made cocktail in the welcoming Zinc Lounge & Bar.

Additional Nights
If you wish to prolong your weekend in Prague we can offer additional night(s) accommodation:
Supplement per person: £115.00

Single Occupancy
The above package is available to be booked based on single occupancy:
Price per person: £489.00

Flights


This package is based on flights from London Stansted to Prague, alternative departure airports are available. Please enquire for more details.

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Dress Codes

What to wear

There is no formal dress code at Pardubice Racecourse for the Velká Pardubická or any of its other racedays.

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