The Icelandic horse- Lava tour

 

Ideal way to experience the Icelandic horse on excellent riding paths while being surrounded by nature. Riding time is 1 1/2 -2 hours. The tour is ideal for both beginners as well as more experienced riders.

 

HORSEBACK RIDING TOUR IN REYKJAVIK AREA!

Experience the Icelandic horse surrounded by amazing nature right outside Reykjavík's city center. Our friendly horses and specially trained guides will take you on a ride on excellent riding paths where you can experience the unique Icelandic horse while enjoying beautiful scenery full of lava fields and green hillsides.

When we arrive back at the stables enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, and hot chocolate is available and feel free to ask our staff any questions about the Icelandic horse. This tour is ideal both for beginners and more experienced riders and is a fantastic choice for a day-tour in Reykjavík.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yy3o09Y48ig

Before the Lava Tour starts we organize the groups according to riding skill level to ensure everyone gets an experience and adventure according to their riding skill level! At Íshestar we take pride in our personal service and limit group sizes to be 20 or below per riding group to ensure a safe and enjoyable tour for all of our guests. Our stables are located a short 20-minute drive outside of Reykjavik's city center and transportation to and from our stables is included. This horseback riding tour is a perfect way to experience the versatility of Icelandic nature in only 2 hours.

Please note that the riding time is 1 1/2 – 2 hours, total 4 hours with transfer


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oI1QUG9e7HEDURATION

Duration: Total 4 hours with transfer (1H 30MIN RIDING)

Departures: Daily at 10:00 and 14:00

Riding skills: Easy

Note: Pick up for departure at 10:00 is at 09:00, Pick up for departure 14:00 is at 13:00

 

What do you need to bring ? 

We reccomend that you bring warm gloves and a thin hat that can fit under the riding helmet. Included in the price is that you can borrow; A helmet, a warm overall or rain coat and rain pants also we have rubber boots.

What is the maximum weight on a rider?
Maximum weight for a rider is 110kg/242lb.

 

 

 

ATTENTION

  • AGE LIMIT TO RIDE ON THIS TOUR IS 8 YEARS OLD. CHILDREN 14 YEARS OR OLDER NEED WRITTEN PARENTAL PERMISSION TO RIDE ALONE
  • THE WEIGHT LIMIT FOR ALL OUR TOURS IS 110 KG/240 LBS
  • IF YOU ARE ARRIVING BY OWN CAR, PLEASE BE AT íSHESTAR STABLES 30 MINUTES BEFORE DEPARTURE

Riding gear (riding boots, riding trousers, jackets, hats, gloves, etc.) needs to be washed (40°C), dry cleaned or disinfected before arriving in Iceland. Used leather gear may not be brought into the country. Disinfecting of riding equipment 


 

 



 

 





WHAT IS INCLUDED

Transfer to and from the Íshestar Stables. Riding helmets, rubber boots, and rainwear/warm outfit during the ride. Trained guides who speak multiple languages (English, Scandinavian and German). Please note that it is not allowed to ride with backpacks or bags but Íshestar provides complementary safety boxes at the stables for valuable












11.900 ISK

  • 8-15 years: 5.950 ISK

Details

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Tour ID: D02
  • Additional Information:

    Note that the riding time is 1 1/2 - 2 hours, total 4 hours with transfer.
    AGE LIMIT TO RIDE ON THIS TOUR IS 8 YEARS OLD.
    THE WEIGHT LIMIT FOR ALL OUR TOURS IS 110 KG/240 LBS
    IF YOU ARE ARRIVING BY OWN CAR, PLEASE BE AT THE ÍSHESTAR STABLES 30 MINUTES BEFORE DEPARTURE

    Riding gear (riding boots, riding trousers, jackets, hats, gloves, etc.) needs to be washed (40°C), dry cleaned or disinfected before arriving in Iceland. Used leather gear may not be brought into the country. Disinfecting of riding equipment http://www.mast.is/english/frontpage/import-export/import/ridingequipment/

Included

    • Riding helmets, rubber boots and rainwear / warm outfit during the ride
    • Trained guides who speak multiple languages (English, Scandinavian and German)

    Please note that it is not allowed to ride with backpacks or bags but Íshestar provides complementary safety boxes at the stables for valuables.