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Icelandic HorseWorld

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What a treat!

My family's Icelandic vacation would not have been complete without the opportunity to ride... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debbie L
What a mane

This is not your typical boring trailhorse riding experience. Iceland HorseWorld gives you a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kitty M
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If you want to get to know the Icelandic horse while traveling in Iceland you have come to the right place. We at Icelandic Horse World offer a unique chance for you to get to know our remarkable horses. A visit to our stable is perfect for...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Skeiovellir, Hella 851, Iceland
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+354 899 5619
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family's Icelandic vacation would not have been complete without the opportunity to ride Icelandic horses at Icelandic Horseworld! The weather was absolutely horrible but the chance to ride on these most wonderful loving horses trumped the weather! We had brutal winds, rain and pounding...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not your typical boring trailhorse riding experience. Iceland HorseWorld gives you a personal trail ride tailored to your level of experience. They make sure that you have time to get acquainted with your mount in an indoor environment before you take off in...More

Thank Kitty M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best experiences in my life, professional and easy going guide Katrin with wonderful tölthorses. I got a really smooth tölthorse and was out about 5 hours with my mom and best friend along with the guide. It was truly amazing! Highly recommended...More

Thank LindaH2505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on a five-hour ride, the Under the volcano tour with my husband. I'm an experienced rider, and my husband only rides Icelandic horses very infrequently. This stable was an absolute pleasure, very well kept and horses well looked after. A lot of effort...More

Thank Katariina M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did the Mountains and Meadows tour Friday. The barn is spotless, the horses are very well cared for and the wet weather equipment was provided to us. I appreciate the care taken to make all in our group feel at ease before we left the...More

Thank hurleyginger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four (my husband and I have 13 year old twin girls) make a habit of going on horseback rides at our different travel destinations. We thoroughly enjoyed Icelandic HorseWorld as a total experience. We arrived and visited the horses in their stables,...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely experience! Icelandic horses are so very beautiful, and the ride is fun, the leaders absolutely professional. Fun!

Thank Miriyam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic two days riding. Johanna and Colline were excellent guides and were able to deal with the varying levels of ability in our family (including one complete newbie (me)). It's a beautiful location and tolting is a real experience to remember -...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of 4 (husband, daughter age 14, son age 11) stayed at the villa on the farm and took a 1-hr ride through the stable. It was wonderful. The guide was very knowledgeable, spoke excellent English and gave us a good experience. The horses...More

Thank Riggsy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joanna was willing to take my daughters (8,12) and I on short notice and provided interesting conversation on our rainy ride. We appreciated the time we had visiting these delightful horses in their clean and comfortable barn. We had a mini lesson in the indoor...More

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CGeserick
24 September 2018|
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Response from Katrín S | Property representative |
Hello - We are closed from 15th of December until 7th of January and our horses will enjoy a nice christmas holiday.
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John P
2 February 2015|
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Response from Katrín S | Property representative |
Hello John, Thank you for your question. The weight would not be a problem. The horses are strongly built. We offer different kind of tours regarding distance in the summer time from 1 hour up to a whole day tour and then... More
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