Horseback Riding with Hestasport

Are you looking for a unique Icelandic horseback riding experience or horse riding tour? You have come to the right place!
Hestasport offers horse riding tours ideal for getting the first experience with the Icelandic horse. Meet this unique horse breed which is the only one in the world that can perform five gaits!
In Iceland, you can find a large selection of horse tours for everyone – first-time riders, fanatical horse enthusiasts, or anything in between. Now with CampEasy, you can book a wonderful day on tour, called Pleasure, in every hoof step.


Vegamót, Varmahlíð
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April – October

Horse Riding Tour at Hestasport and Discovery of Skagafjörður

The scenic landscape alongside the river Svartá between prominent mountains provides a wonderful setting for horseback riding and getting to know more about our four-legged friends. With experienced guides at your side, you might be crossing rivers, climbing up and down steep mountains, tölting over smooth fields, or visit the scenic waterfall “Reykjafoss.” There is no better way to explore the beautiful landscape than on an Iceland horse tour!

The Icelandic horse is a big part of Icelandic culture. Over the centuries, it has kept the nation going through various disasters. It is extremely sturdy despite its small stature.

Good to know before visiting:
  • The minimum age is 6 years old.
  • You do not need to have any experience.
  • Duration: 1 hour.
  • Helmet, rain gear, and an English speaking guide included.
  • Weight limit: 110 kg (240 lbs).

The Supplier: Hestasport

Company Rating

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