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Icelandic Riding

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Open Now: 08:00 - 22:00
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Icelandic riding is a small family business in Reykjavik that offers authentic experience on horseback. We are happy to have both experienced and less experienced riders. Our tours are private to ensure more personal experience and so we can...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Ulfarfellsvegur 33 | Akurholt, Reykjavik 113, Iceland
+354 845 8020
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

Icelandic Riding was a great experience from start to finish. My 11 year old son had only ridden once, same with my husband, while I am more experienced and really wanted to try the tolt. Since other reviewers had said that this place individualized the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

It was perfect. We experienced weather (light snow, a little rain and beautiful rainbows) and natural beauty. The gear provided kept us bundled up. Great horses. Our guide was great. Cannot recommend highly enough.

Thank David D
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I had a phenomenal ride. Lenny picked me at my hotel for a short drive to the stables. She was kind, enthusiastic, and so much fun to talk with. I have prior riding experience and asked to experience the Icelandic Horse’s unique tolt. Jónína helped...More

Thank Diantha W
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I went on a solo journey through more advanced terrain, and had an amazing ride. The guides are very knowledgeable and gentle with the horses - you can tell the horses have as much fun as the guests do! The work the owners do in...More

Thank hendleykatie
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

I joined the private tour on 1 August for my birthday. Jonina and her husband were nice enough to allow me to change the time slot. We had a 4-hour tour, it’s level 4 (at least you have the basic experience in riding), walking around...More

Thank IanS1557
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This private tour was fantastic! The owners were wonderful and made it a fun morning . The horses are gentle and know the trails very well . Thank you !

Thank dianecalcagno2
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I have been riding several times in Iceland, and this is by far the best riding experience I have ever had! The horses are well looked after and seem to love their job! Linnea, our guide, first picked out horses that fitted our level of...More

1  Thank Helena S
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

In the first week of June we took 2 hours and a half around the mountain and the Lake. Our guide (A swedish girl ...but I don't remember the name) was really smart, patient and well-trained with horses. She also took photos during the ride....More

1  Thank sblizzard74
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We took the 1-hour ride around the mountain. We had no experience riding horses, but our guide was really patient with us, picked horses that would be good for beginners, and made sure we knew the basics before heading off. She also took photos so...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Linnea was my guide, and she was great. I learned a lot from her about Icelandic horses. The 1.5-hour ride was fantastic and adapted to my experience. We tolted, trotted and cantered. If you are serious about trying icelandic horse riding, then I would recommend...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Thanks Linnea for an awesome tour! I was asked about my earlier experience from horse riding and then she adjusted the tour when she noticed my ability to keep the balance. I can highly recommend her if you want a very skilled guide and an...More

2  Thank creman4u
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Jo R
10 May 2016|
Response from Jónína S | Property representative |
Hi Jo, we specialise in private tours. That way we feel able to customise the tour to our guests expectations and ability level. We would love to have your daughter riding with us and I can assure you that she would be able... More