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Islenski Hesturinn, The Icelandic Horse - Riding Tours

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Open today: 08:00 - 20:00
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This is one thing I am glad that I did in Iceland. Their horses are very special and riding through... read more

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We now LOVE Icelandic horses!

What an incredible experience! We did a midnight sun ride, family of 4 with 2 teenage sons, one of... read more

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The horse rental in Reykjavík, Iceland. Small family firm with personal service.
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Surtlugata 3 | Fjarborg, Reykjavik 110, Iceland
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Reviewed today

This is one thing I am glad that I did in Iceland. Their horses are very special and riding through that landscape on a horse just brings it all together. Bekka & Svein, the owners were absolutely lovely and made it really personal in every...More

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Reviewed today

What an incredible experience! We did a midnight sun ride, family of 4 with 2 teenage sons, one of whom is not particularly an animal lover but who still loved this experience and his horse Isabella. Easy pick up from Reykjavik and short drive out...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a wonderful afternoon ride with my teenage sons! We ride at home but wanted to experience the Icelandic Horse and their Tolt gait. Salka was excellent explaining how to ride our horses and was a wonderful guide. The weather cooperated as well. Highly recommend...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wow!! We had an amazing time. Begga was the sweetest, funniest guide and so knowledgeable. We LOVE the tolt! Would certainly recommend to anyone looking to go for a ride on an Icelandic horse.

Thank Steph R
Reviewed 4 days ago

My daughter and I went on the morning ride. the weather was horrible but the ride terrific overall. It was raining, cold and a bit windy but the staff was cheery and the horses did not mind at all. I thought the tour was very...More

1  Thank akgirl51997
Reviewed 6 days ago

Begga and her team are informative, funny and really are spiritually connected to these horses. The ride was so fun and they gave you plenty of chances to tolt. I wish they gave us more time to take a pic with our horse. But they...More

1  Thank Sophia L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing experience with Begga and her team. We were made to feel comfortable and safe at all times even though we had only ridden horses a couple of times before. Begga is very passionate and friendly and I can not recommend this...More

Thank tdrury84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had such a wonderful time! Begga, the owner, her husband, and staff are all great. Begga loves what she does and cares very much for her animals and the guests. She gave us a lot of instruction before riding, which put my mind at...More

Thank mariagarcialedesma
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great afternoon with amazing horses and gorgeous scenery. From pick up to drop off, the experience was a great one. Our guide Salka was so great about teaching different skill levels how to ride. I have only been on a horse once before...More

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our horseback tour with Begga as our guide was truly magical. The company is incredibly accommodating for riders of all skill levels. They also provide ALL the gear you need to ride (helmets, boots, coats, waterproof pants, gloves). The care that all of the workers...More

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3 July 2018|
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Response from Carol D | Reviewed this property |
It is both peaceful and unique to iceland. I rode in January. Very nice trail.
19 June 2018|
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Response from theicelandichorse | Property representative |
There used to be a link, but that seem to have been changed now. We haven't had a booking option via TripAdvisor, but that might change.
12 February 2018|
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Response from Luv2travel725 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with other responses. Email them and ask but I don’t think they will allow it. Good luck!