1. Iceland
  2. Capital Region of Iceland
  3. Reykjavik

Beginner Horse Ride through Hafnarfjordur Countryside

Product ID: 27436
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Head straight from your hotel to the stunning nature lying right outside of Reykjavik for an hour of relaxing horseback riding. Enjoy the unrivaled scenery that surrounds clear paths as you make your way through the beautiful Icelandic countryside.
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Duration: 1 hour
Starting time 1:00 PM
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English, German, Icelandic

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  • Experience beautiful riding tracks through bushy hills and moss-covered lava fields unique to Iceland
  • Enjoy a view of the breathtaking Bláfjöll Mountains on the horizon
  • Take in the area's naturally stunning nature as your horse walks down the riding tracks
Full description
Discover the beautiful nature lying just outside of Reykjavik on this nature horse ride for beginners. The facilities and the fascinating area provides endless opportunities for riding, hiking, and other outdoor activities. Individuals, families, and groups of all kinds and levels are welcome to join this tour on horseback. Set your horse walking for up to an hour as you take in the area's breathtaking scenery. Rolling hills and valleys are visible as far as the eye can see.

 The total duration, including transfer time, is between 2 and 3 hours depending on conditions. Riders must be at least 8 years old. Children between the ages of 8 and 15 receive a 25% discount.

The locker room of the riding center is well equipped. All customers are provided with warm overalls, rain gear, riding boots, and helmets. The Íshestar staff takes pride in finding horses to suit individual needs as well as secure the safety of everyone participating.

Please note that you cannot take any backpacks, bags, or large cameras with you on the ride. There are safety boxes at the riding center where you may store your valuables.
  • Helmets and rubber boots
  • Appropriate riding gear
  • English and Scandinavian languages-speaking tour guide (some guides speak German among other languages)
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation to and from the riding center (optional)

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Meeting point

Ishestar Horse Riding Center, Sörlaskeið 26, 220 Hafnarfjörður, Iceland. Please arrive at the meeting point 30 minutes before the tour departure.

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Important information
Know before you go
Riding gear (boots, trousers, jackets, hats, gloves, etc.) needs to be washed, dry cleaned, or disinfected before arriving in Iceland. Used leather gear may not be brought into the country.

For your safety:
• People under the influence of alcohol or intoxicating drugs are not permitted on the riding tours
• Due to possible damage to unborn children in case of an accident, pregnant women are not permitted on riding tours
• All clients must participate on the riding tour of their own free will and inform the tour guide of any conditions that might affect their ability to participate in the tour

Please note there is a weight limit of 110 kg/240 lbs for this tour.

From US$ 82.58 per person

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Product ID: 27436