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Skjaldarvik Tours

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“buggy tour”(9 reviews)
“hot tub”(18 reviews)
“horse riding”(11 reviews)
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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
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Road 816, Akureyri 601, Iceland
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+354 552 5200
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from US$113,30
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank josephkunhilee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank vitrol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a fabulous experience, great horses, wonderful guide and very friendly and helpful people. The scenery and wildlife around the ride were stunning, the farm is in a beautiful location. A really unique experience. I even learned the Icelandic Tolt.

1  Thank 926baileys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a perfect morning in the most beautiful place! Our guide was so nice and friendly. She took us along the coast and through the farm. It was so charming and relaxing. I could not have asked for a better way to spend the...More

Thank Jaime E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a buggy tour with my younger brother and we had a blast. Excellent tracks, nice staff and wonderful guides. The buggy tour is highly recommended and the location in the outskirts of Akureyri makes it even better.

Thank Einar L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 5:00 pm ride with Skjaldarvik tours on the hillsides overlooking the fjord. We were picked up at our hotel in Akureyri and driven to the guest house and stables. Only one member of our group had any riding experience and this was...More

Thank sbtraveler5
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 5 when on a buggy tour and had a wonderful time. The tour was exciting and afterwards they offered us hot chocolate and brownies. Everything was so welcoming and special. I wish I would have known about the guesthouse, it looks like...More

Thank ekharris1
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We did the one hour ride and it went a little over an hour not under, which is nice. I have my own horse at home and my husband is a novice and they matched us up with appropriate horses. The horses were obviously well...More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We had a great time. The people, horses and views were wonderful. We got to experience these beautiful horses close up, and the guides made us feel safe.

Thank Sheila R
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