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Lava tour

Riding in beautiful nature in Reykjavik

Lava tour - Horseback riding tour Reykjavik

  • Reykjavik

  • Availability: All year

  • Duration: 2hrs & 4hrs with pick-up

  • Level: Easy

  • Meeting Place: (without pick-up): Ishestar, Sörlaskeið 26, 220 Hafnafjörður, Iceland

  • Pick-up time: ca. 1,5hrs before start, from Reykjavik

  • Clothes: Warm clothes and good footwear

  • Age limit: 8 years

  • Weight limit: 110 kg/240 lbs. (this is for the wellbeing of the horse)

  • Included: Riding tour, Riding helmets, rubber boots, and rainwear/warm outfit during the ride. Trained guides

Very popular horseback riding tour in Reykjavik area

Experience the amazing Icelandic horse in Iceland on our popular riding tour, Lava tour. On this riding tour you will also be surrounded by beautiful nature right outside of Reykjavík’s city center. The Icelandic horse is a very loyal and friendly horse breed, that everyone can ride. The experienced and well-trained guides will take you on a riding tour on beautiful riding tails, not far from the stables in Hafnarfjördur. On this tour you will experience the unique Icelandic horse while enjoying beautiful sceneries full of lava fields and green mountain hills.

After the horseback ride, we arrive back at the stables, where we will enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. Please feel free to ask our staff any questions about the Icelandic horse.

This horseback riding tour is ideal both for beginners and more experienced riders and is a great choice as a day-tour from Reykjavík.

Before the Lava Tour starts, we organize the group of anticipants according to riding skill levels to ensure everyone gets an adventures tour.

At the stables we take pride in our personal service and limit group sizes to be 20 or below. This we do to ensure a safe and enjoyable tour for all of our guests. Our stables are located a short 20-minute’s drive outside of Reykjavik’s city center.

This horseback riding tour is a perfect way to experience the versatility of Icelandic nature in only 2 hours, (4 hours with pick-up from Reykjavik).

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  • Meeting Point
    Ishestar, Sörlaskeið 26, 220 Hafnarfjörður, Iceland

    If pick-up is not wanted, pleace be at the meeting point 30 minuties before the tour start.

  • Pick-up
    If you have chosen pick-up. pleace be at your chosen pick-up place ca. 1,5hrs before tour start.

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    PLEASE NOTE In Iceland all itineraries are designed to be flexible taking weather conditions into account. Activities Iceland and the tour operators reserve the right to change your itinerary or cancel the tour with your safety in mind.
    If we need to cancel your tour, you will of cause be refunded.
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