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Icelandic HorseWorld

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Skeidvellir, Hella 851, Iceland
+354 899 5619
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One of the best things we did while visiting Iceland!

Thanks to tripadvisor, we found this amazing place. We added it to our itinerary the day we left... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wonderful place to visit

We had a one hour ride with Annika as our guide. She was very informative and a great teacher... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pam L
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If you want to get to know the Icelandic horse while traveling in Iceland you have come to the right place. We at Icelandic Horse World offer a unique chance for you to get to know our remarkable horses. A visit to our stable is perfect for families, groups and individuals. We also offer a wide range of exclusive riding tours in small groups to guarantee you a unique adventure. The tours are from 1 hour up to a day trip and we have suitable horses for both beginners and advanced riders. Explore the beautiful landscape on horseback and collect some unforgettable moments in Iceland.
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Skeidvellir, Hella 851, Iceland
+354 899 5619
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks to tripadvisor, we found this amazing place. We added it to our itinerary the day we left Reykjavik and were headed to Vik. My wife rides horses back in the states, so this was a no brainer. The stables and grounds are gorgeous and...More

Thank grimreepr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a one hour ride with Annika as our guide. She was very informative and a great teacher. Beautiful location, nice clean stable and incredible horses.

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great stay! Very nice and clean rooms, super comfy and perfectly equipped. The ride was nice and so was the guide. Very good trained horses and a superb meal after getting back from the ride.

Thank CJ C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an incredible time at Icelandic HorseWorld. We had booked a two hour "beginners" tour with them as my husband had never ridden before and it had been several years since I had been on a horse. It was very easy to find the...More

Thank teruki_neko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Icelandic HorseWorld made my daughter's dream come true. We visited in 2016 just to look at the stables and pet the horses. She "fell in love with" a beautiful horse named Orion. It made her so happy to be able to come back again in...More

Thank weloveiceland2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned home from a week long trip in Iceland and visiting Icelandic HorseWorld was one of the highlights. Before leaving for our trip we researched the many options available in Iceland for riding Icelandic horses. We are so glad we chose this one....More

Thank OurEdventures
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Excellent experience! My wife and I booked a 1 hour Mountains & Meadows ride. We were running 10 minutes late but called the stables and this was no problem. Our guide (Anika I think) was really friendly and very knowledgeable. The horses we had (Órion...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Great to learn about the Icelandic Horses, which are fascinating and have an incredible history. Very nice facility, two lovely local women gave us the tour. The horses were all happy to interact with people. Icelanders love and appreciate their horses and animals, something to...More

Thank bowenarnold
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Very friendly and cheerful staff. We were beginners and they took us on a fun 1 hour ride to experience Icelandic horseback riding. Gave us a chance to try tolting as well. Very cool experience - highly recommend it.

Thank JTG15
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Honestly, this is one of the main reasons I wanted to come to Iceland. I was super excited about the tölt and the opportunity to ride...I have ridden all my life but as pf late have not. Katrin was amazing. Super responsive and accommodating. With...More

Thank bpalm2424
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John P
2 February 2015|
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Response from Katrín S | Property representative |
Hello John, Thank you for your question. The weight would not be a problem. The horses are strongly built. We offer different kind of tours regarding distance in the summer time from 1 hour up to a whole day tour and then... More