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Skjaldarvik Tours

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“guest house”(6 reviews)
“hot tub”(15 reviews)
Skjaldarvik Tours provides Riding and Buggy tours. We offer short riding tours in the area surrounding Skjaldarvik, where people get a chance to learn about the Icelandic horse under expert supervision. We also offer guided Buggy tours a fun way to...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Road 816, Akureyri 601, Iceland
+354 552 5200
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All reviews buggy tour guest house hot tub horse riding icelandic horses a lot of fun great ride beautiful scenery riding experience amazing experience great fun cakes elisa riders guesthouse trail forest
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great even for no horse racing experience and nice staff. After the activity, they have hot coffee and tea to warm me up. Highly recommend.

Thank Johnny C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and me were camping for two weeks and got sick on day2! We kept doing our trip as planned but when we arrived in the north after 8 days we had enough of cold nights around the freezing point and needed a proper...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Our family of 5 had a wonderful time with the Icelandic horses. Our two girls, 14 and 9, were in 7th heaven while there. They were able to pat the horses, lead them out of the fenced area and ride down to the shore. We...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We simply had a great time with Anna and Clara. It was a small group and it was a pleasant trip. First we got some instructions, than we rode over meadows and even had a „Tölt“-experience. Afterwards we got hot chocolate and we were allowed...More

Thank Franzi K
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Echoing the general consensus: the Skjaldvarik folk are amazing: warm, gracious hosts; the horse-riding staff knowledgeable, kind, and trust-inspiring; the animals are happy and well-trained and that's a tribute to those working with them. I'd never ridden a horse in a serious way and even...More

Thank RothandDaughter
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun horse riding with Skjaldarvik just a week ago ! It was our first time on a horse but the trainers made it enjoyable and less stressful for us, they were really professional and their horses were extremely well behaved. We...More

Thank syndromicgirl
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We had our 3 kids on 3, 6 and 9 years have their first ever experience with horses. Skjaldervik offers a small children package, where they get to escort the horses, treat them, feed them and finally get to ride around and have pictures taken...More

Thank Rasmus250
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This was my first time riding a horse, and it was magical! Our tour guide Elisa was fantastic, really taking the time to make me and my sister comfortable on our horses. Elisa gave us a tour of the area and we learned so much...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Had a great tour here. We booked a ride and bite. Great views of the landscape on horseback. We had a great guide, Elisa, who made our ride really fun and comfortable. The horses were friendly and suited us perfectly, being novice riders. The dinner...More

Thank mynameisr2018
Reviewed 4 July 2018

It was really one of the best horseriding in my life. Girls were very friendly, kind and helpful, Even my mother loved it - (It was her first horseriding in life!). I can totally recommend it - great horses, excellent stuff, free tea and tasty...More

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