Gypsy Gold welcomes visitors, and in fact is the #1 Thing to do in Ocala and a favorite in all of Central Florida on Trip Advisor! Join us on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays or Saturdays at the specified time for an informative tour of our farm. Meet the Gypsy Vanner horses in person and learn about the history of the breed from its discovery in Great Britain to its growth in the United States.
Horses & History Tour (10:00 am – 12:00 M, W, F, S)
$45 / Person – Children under 7 are free.
$40 for seniors and military
Designed for the Gypsy Vanner Horse lover, The 2 hour Horses & History tour starts with a 1 hour informative lecture that provides an introduction to the breed and its history, the unique British Gypsy culture and where the breed is today given by Dennis Thompson.
After learning all about the History, You’ll be invited to create a memory of your Gypsy Gold tour with a photo of yourself and one of our beautiful Gypsy Vanner Horses to share with your friends.
You’ll finish up your tour with a guided walking tour of the farm where you’ll meet the stallions, mares, foals and various other animals loved at Gypsy Gold. You are welcome to bring your own horse treats or carrots!
Enjoy browsing in our Gift Shop for books, videos and DVDs, posters, jewelry, model horses and figurines and everything Gypsy!
Please arrive a few minutes early, the tour starts promptly at 10 am.
Walking Tour ( 1:30pm – 2:15pm M, W, F, S )
$25 for Adults
$20 for Children
Join us for a guided 45 minute walking tour of the farm where you’ll meet the mares, foals, stallions, donkeys and various other animals loved at Gypsy Gold. You are welcome to bring horse treats or carrots!
This tour is recommended for returning visitors or families with children who would rather skip the history and go straight to interacting with the ~35 horses that call Gypsy Gold home.
Photo shoots ( Email us at email@example.com to schedule! )
Use one of our Gypsy Vanner horses for your own private photoshoot.
A photoshoot includes a horse handler and a clean Gypsy Vanner horse. Either bring a photographer, or take your own photos! Our horse handler is also able to assist with getting the perfect photo.
30 minute sessions are $150 and are available before your tour at 8:30 – 9:00 am, 1 hour shoots are $250 and must be scheduled in the afternoon.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on booking your photoshoot. Photoshoots must be booked 5 days in advance.
What you’ll see at Gypsy Gold…
Large Group Tour
$40 / Person
Bring your club or large group (20+ Guests) for a private tour of Gypsy Gold Horse Farm.
We “Close the farm” to give your group a personal experience of our 40 acre farm. Your tour starts with a 1 hour talk given by Dennis Thompson, the first importer of the Gypsy Vanner and founder of the Gypsy Vanner Horse Society. The talk is followed by a photo op and guided walk around the farm where you meet the horses. Bring carrots!
Email us at email@example.com to schedule your private group tour.