As a location of immense enjoyment, Ascot Racecourse is one of the premium sights to see in the Berkshire area. With a fantastic arrangement of activities to say as well as some of the best racing in the country, Ascot stands alone as one of the finest out there. Founded in 1711 by the then Queen, Anne, this has gone to become one of the major racecourse across the country.
Known for its horse racing, It hosts 9 of the 32 Group One events across the year, making it one of the most prestigious venues to come and visit. The course itself is a major hit with the Royal Family, being just a short journey from Windsor Castle itself. With twenty-six days of racing per year, too, this is a location that sees many forms of racing with many flat and jump racing events taking place here.
The Gold Cup, part of the famous Royal Meeting, is one of the main reasons why people come to see Ascot, though. as races like the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes draw the crowds in massively.
Another major annual event is the Shergar Cup, named after the famous horse, and taking place in August. From January to December, events from the Holloway’s Hurdle to the Long Walk Hurdle ensures that this gives you one of the most exciting places to come and visit for race fans.
No matter when you plan on visiting, you’ll be able to enjoy a fantastic form of racing, where some of the most high-quality experiences are to be enjoyed for racing fans. Definitely one for the tourists and those looking to visit the true landmarks.