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Viking Horses

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Address: Reykjavik 110, Iceland
Phone Number:
+354 660 9590
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Small groups and luxury rides on the Icelandic horse in the Reykjavik area....

Small groups and luxury rides on the Icelandic horse in the Reykjavik area. We are open all year round and offer day and evening tours.

      Why us? Our slogan is - Small groups, big adventures - and we strive to make that come true every tour. We are a family owned business, we have top-quality horses and equipment. We love what we do and we love to share it with you. We offer personalised service for beginners and advanced riders.

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The best in Iceland

I just got back from 3 days in Iceland and the highlight for me was my ride with Viking Horses! I am a nervous rider but Verena and her team made me very welcome and put me at... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jane W
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I just got back from 3 days in Iceland and the highlight for me was my ride with Viking Horses! I am a nervous rider but Verena and her team made me very welcome and put me at ease straight away. I had a beautiful, friendly pony and he was the most comfortable and safe fella I have ridden in... More 

Thank Jane W
2 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great horses, wonderful people , nothing could have been better. We were picked up by lovely Verena and driven to the farm where we were met by Iris and Christina who couldn't have been nicer or treated us better. My sister and I both ride so we got to experience the Trote and canter. It was a wonderful afternoon.

Thank Trish S
Lincoln, Nebraska
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this tour. The ride was easy, the guide team was wonderful, and a social time after our ride was very special. This is a small company, only a few years old, and they enjoy small groups. The rides are a personal sweet touch with picture time, a bit faster if preferred, but not forced. The trail is through... More 

Thank BrendaN2
Littleton, Colorado
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely horses and owners. Took the afternoon ride and was thankful for the gear provided to keep us warm and dry. Kristina was our friendly and knowledgable guide, taking care with my husband who has barely ridden a horse! So fun to ride a tolt- unique to these beautiful, affectionate horses. Highly recommend Viking Horses. Scenery was great, hospitality warm... More 

1 Thank lauri c
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My father (age 70), husband (age 46) and son (age 9) went on a three-generation “guys” Icelandic adventure that included horseback riding with Viking Horses. None of them had any experience with horses and the Viking team were expert guides--- matching each rider with the perfect horse and giving everybody ample time to practice and feel comfortable before hitting the... More 

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Picked up from city hotel by lovely Verena of Viking Horses, suitable clothing for riding loaned to us (helmets carefully fitted, jackets and gloves) and then the introduction to the amazing horses. Verena sized us up as humans ( a small group of 5) and then with much thought and careful consideration she matched us perfectly with the right Icelandic... More 

1 Thank Fiona G
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was an incredible experience. The horses are one of Iceland's greatest treasure! Scenery is gorgeous and the guides are friendly and knowledgeable. I had a great time! Thank you Viking Horses!

1 Thank Emily S
Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Viking Horses was one of the highlights of our trip! The horses were very friendly and well trained. Our guides were fantastic - very knowledgable about the horses and landscape we were riding through. They did a great job teaching us the basics of riding to make sure we were all comfortable on the horses. You really don't need any... More 

1 Thank sarafarrington50
Crozet, Virginia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was a great experience from beginning to end. It's not that far out of the city and personalized pick up and drop off! We were all beginners and they spent a lot of time making sure we were comfortable. It was a great ride and lovely to be invited up afterwards for coffee/tea, food and their dog, Bella just... More 

2 Thank loricrozet
New Providence Island
2 reviews
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This was the highlight of our trip to Iceland (February, 2017) My 9-year-old daughter and I, along with another couple, were given an amazing experience...the horses are so friendly and our guide was wonderful. The ride took us through magical forests covered in snow and then we ended the day at the stable, where we were invited into the owners'... More 

1 Thank inkwell95

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