Get in touch with Iceland’s nature on horseback and taste the treasures of the nearby North Atlantic. We start with riding 1.5-2 hours in the vicinity of our farm. The tour takes you through a small river, a lava field and along wide meadows. On our way through the southern farmland, we enjoy a nice view of the volcanic mountains surrounding the Hengill volcano. After the riding tour, you enjoy Icelandic seafood soup made from local ingredients in our Hotel Eldhestar.
1,5 – 2 hour riding
Daily at 09:00. Hotel pick-up in Reykjavík between 08:00 – 08:30. Pick-up in Hafnafjörður, Mosfellsbær and Kópavogur around 07:45. Return to Reykjavík at around 13:00.
All year around
English speaking guide, riding and safety equipment, hotel pick-up and lunch (Icelandic fish soup)
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.
TERMS OF BOOKINGS AND CANCELLATION POLICY
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.
All cancellations must be written and received by us 24 hours prior to the tours start. In conformity with business practices within the Icelandic travel industry, we at Eldhestar or a Travel Agent is obliged to charge cancellation fees to the passenger(s) as follows:
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.
All complaints must reach Eldhestar within 5 days from departure from Iceland. Otherwise, possible compensation is not valid.
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.