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Reykjavik: 1-Hour Red Lava Riding Tour

Product ID: 306518
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Discover the Red Lava Hills by horseback. Over the duration of 1 hour, you will select paths determined by your group's experience and take in the breathtaking nature from the top of an Icelandic horse.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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Duration: 1 hour
Starting time 12:30 PM
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Live tour guide
Danish, English, Icelandic

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  • Take your trip to the next level on an Icelandic horse
  • Listen to your guides tell you the story of Icelandic horses
  • Explore the lava fields
Full description
Discover the Red Lava Hills on an Icelandic horse for 1 hour. Your path for this tour is about 3-4 km, depending on the experience of the riders. The tour is for both beginners and experienced riders, and there are many horses available to choose from, providing you with a great chance to find the best horse for your riding experience.

You will be able to choose between various routes in the Red Lava Hills, where you will ride on beautiful and smooth paths. On both routes, you will enjoy natural riding paths and a wonderful setting for horseback riding where you will get to know your friendly Icelandic horse whilst receiving a taste of the history of the area. The stables are located about a 15-minute drive from the Reykjavik city center.
  • Rain clothing
  • Winter jumpsuits
  • Boots
  • Gloves
  • Coffee
  • Tea
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please arrive to the stable 30 minutes before your set riding time. Look for the white stable with big orange sign (Solhestar horse rental).

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Important information
What to bring
  • Warm clothing
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Shorts
Know before you go
• Please dress according to the weather
• Hiking boots are recommended (available to borrow on site if required)
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Sólhestar Horse rental

Product ID: 306518