3,5 – 4 hours
Jan – Dec
from 11.900 ISK
Heading out from Laxnes Horse Farm at the outskirts of Reykjavík, this horse riding tour is an excellent adventure for all those interested in meeting the Icelandic horse. This tour is ideal for anyone looking for a personal experience with the Icelandic environment and suits all riders, from beginners to experienced riders.
Why you’ll love this tour
- You will have the opportunity to meet the Icelandic horse and take an exciting ride.
- This gentle horse riding tour takes you on an unforgettable adventure along amazing back-country trails with beautiful scenery.
- No matter if you are an experienced rider or a beginner, your guide will find a horse that matches your skills for the riding tour.
- This day tour includes a complimentary transfer service from Reykjavík.
- Many of our guests have told us that this unique day tour is one of the most memorable experiences of their entire Iceland vacation.
Activities and gear
✔️ Guided Icelandic horse riding tour (1 & 1/2 to 2 hours ride)
✔️ All necessary riding gear
✔️ Complimentary pick-up and drop-off for guesthouses, hotels and bus stops
✔️ Round-trip transportation
Staff & experts
✔️ English speaking professional horse riding guides and drivers
❌ Meals not included
Riding the amazing Icelandic horse
Experiencing nature from horseback
Nature and history around Laxnes Horse Farm
* Sights can vary according to the passengers’ fitness and the conditions.
We’ll pick you up at your hotel or guesthouse in Reykjavik and drive to the farm, located only 15 minutes from the city center.
At the farm, you will get all basic gear, such as helmet, boots and rain clothes (snowsuits in wintertime).
We’ll gather information about how much experience you have in riding, and choose the proper horse to match your level of experience.
After the ride, we will take you back to your hotel or guesthouse.
The following is important information applicable to our tours. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us by email or phone, we are here to make your tour exceptional!
This tour is operated by our trusted partner.
Please note that we offer pick-up service from authorized pickup points in Reykjavik downtown area. We can unfortunately not offer pick-up service from Airbnb or private apartments, nor Keflavik Airport for our tours. If your pick-up location is not on our pick up list in the booking form then we kindly ask you to locate the closest pick-up point to your accommodation. It might take up to 30 min for our guides to reach your pick-up point, so please wait patiently for us to arrive. As much as possible be prepared and ready to go.
Our day tours are very popular and we have many days when all available seats are booked out. Please book your tour early to avoid disappointment. You can book this tour online using the booking form or just call our office. We typically respond to phone calls from 8:00 AM to 17:00 PM GMT – if you do not reach us, please send an email and we will reply your message as soon as possible.
All prices are per person. We accept payment by major credit and debit cards with no additional fees. Gratuities are not included.
Tour itinerary changes:
At all times your safety is our first priority. You can expect any kind of weather in Iceland. For this reason, the tour itinerary may be subject to change the sights without notice or the tour might be canceled due to weather, or other unforeseen circumstances. If the timing changes, we will need your valid mobile phone number to contact you and inform you of the time change. Please don’t forget to fill out your phone number on the booking form. If the tour is canceled, you can choose to receive a full refund or to reschedule your tour for another day. We make every effort to avoid any such changes wherever possible.
What to bring:
Since the weather is unpredictable, always bring comfortable outdoor clothes, warm layers, with waterproof and windproof outer-layers. Jeans are not suitable clothing; waterproof jacket and shoes and a warm sweater are highly recommended. It’s best to wear waterproof boots. Bring some snack or packed lunch. Bring your personal daily medications if required.
Please let us know of any allergies or medical conditions that you may require assistance with.
Payment and cancelation:
Full payment is required at time of booking to secure your place. We require 24 hrs notice of cancellation for a refund. Any cancellation made within less than 24 hours prior to departure will be fully charged.
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