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Breidanes, Selfoss 801, Iceland
+354 852 5930
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So awesome we booked a second trek!

We booked a 2 hour trek for our family of four in August. We had a great time with our amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Erica C
What an adventure !! Unforgettable experience !!

To ride through Icelandic nature on a 6 days tour with Núpshestar last summer, from June 26th... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Saevar K
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Nupshestar – Riding Tours offer a horse rental and horse riding tours in South Iceland. In offer are short riding tours and a few days riding tours in Thjorsa Valley. We welcome any kind of experience riders. We also offer custom tours for all kind of groups.
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Breidanes, Selfoss 801, Iceland
+354 852 5930
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a 2 hour trek for our family of four in August. We had a great time with our amazing Icelandic horses and our guide, Ellen. The landscape is spectacular. We had such a great time that we booked a 3 hour tour two...More

Thank Erica C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To ride through Icelandic nature on a 6 days tour with Núpshestar last summer, from June 26th until July 1st, was an unforgettable experience To travel in a group of 13 (8 plus 5 guides) with 30 fine horses, through beautiful, unspoiled nature, across rivers...More

Thank Saevar K
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent and very professional stable. Lucy was a wonderfull guide. Highly recommended even if you have to drive a litle longer from Reykjavic.

Thank marc s
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went for a one-hour- ride with my grown-up daughters who have never been riding before. We were given very calm and friendly horses and had a great time, making our way through the beautiful icelandic landscape with a view on Hekla and Eyafjallajökull. Our...More

Thank 63Dani1999
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Booked a two hour ride with Elwira by email before we arrived in Iceland. Very easy to arrange - excellent communication. When I booked the tour I wasn't sure if we would be riding with others but it was just us which was great. Others...More

Thank travelwithkids2017
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We had a group of 9 fairly inexperienced riders take a tour with Nupshestar. It was the highlight of our trip! The guides were funny, patient, and very knowledgeable. We took a two hour tour and it was the perfect amount of time. We saw...More

Thank abrafat
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I went on the 3-day trip in august 2017 and it was a great experience. Excellent horses and a very well planned trip by Elwira&Svenni who were great hosts and also great cooks! I would recommend this trip to anyone looking for an unforgettable experience.

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We booked our two-hour tour via email several weeks in advance and it was a total breeze communicating with Elwira about the booking. She did great responding very promptly and answered all our questions. The young women we spoke to who work there were very...More

Thank katiesosborne
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our 2 hour ride. We were given really good horses for a beginner and a more experienced rider. At the end of the ride we were given amazing homemade Hjonabandssaela cake (traditional Icelandic recipe). I can highly recommend.

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 24 July 2017

My friend and I really wanted to try a longer ride, even though we don't ride too much these days. The 3-day tour was a perfect mix of challenging new experiences (leading two hand horses while riding!) and enjoying beautiful scenery in a unique way....More

Thank Julie C
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1 March 2017|
Response from Elwira K | Property representative |
Yes, most of the stables in the South are closed, not sure about any with regular rides, everyday tours. We highly recommend Laxnes Horse Farm for a winter rides, they are closer to Reykjavik.