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TOUR 4B - The Sea Horse


On this tour you have the chance to experience two big beautiful animals on the same day, the horse and the whale! We start the tour by riding for 1.5-2 hours at our farm Vellir. After the riding tour you enjoy a light lunch at Hótel Eldhestar before we will drive you to the old harbor in Reykjavík, where the boat will be waiting for you for whale watching in Faxaflói bay.

Great tour today with great horses and great guides, good job I will come back.Bettina W.


1,5 – 2 hours riding & 3 hours whale watching


Departure times

Daily at 09:00. Hotel pick-up in Reykjavík every day between 8:00-8:30.

The tour ends at approx. 16:00 in the old harbour.


All year round (weather permitting)



English speaking guide, riding and safety equipment, light lunch at Hotel Eldhestar (soup, bread etc.) and whale watching.


What to bring

Good shoes, comfortable pants (riding pants not necessary), gloves and a buff is recommended and if you want to bring a camera, please bring a small waist bag as backpacks cannot be taken on horseback.

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Eldhestar half-day, day tours and combo tours All rates quoted are based on current purchasing price in Iceland. Prices are in ISK (Icelandic Kronur) Prices are guaranteed after full payment has been made.


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Cancellation received more than 24 hours prior to departure are fully refunded. Cancellation received less than 24 hours prior to departure will be charged full price.


We advise all our clients to have travel insurance.


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Eldhestar reserve the right to alter tours and itineraries due to weather or road conditions. All programs can be changed or cancelled at any moment during the trip to assure the safety of the clients and staff of Eldhestar and other business partners in case of combo tours. No responsibility is accepted for losses, expenses due to delays, changes of flights, or other services or because of strikes, accidents, sickness, damage, negligence, weather, war, changes in schedules, or other similar causes. Eldhestar and other partners in case of combo tours do not assume responsibility for accidents or death that can be traced to the participant´s negligence, acts of third parties or exterior circumstances such as weather, natural occurrences, war or other similar causes.