Icelandic horse riding

There are several tour companies which offer a wide variety of riding tours in Iceland to suit anyone from experienced horse enthusiasts to first-time riders. The Icelandic horse has unique qualities born of Icelands unique natural environment, it is small but strong and sturdy in very rough terrain and has great stamina. This isolated breed also has a very smooth walk known as tolt found no where else. If an afternoon of horse riding in Iceland is not enough to satisfy you then there are longer riding tours available where you experience the strong connection between Icelandic nature and the Icelandic horse on a personal level. On Randburg you will find a list of the best horse tours available in Iceland today.

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Hekluhestar - the Horses of Hekla - was established in 1981 by Jon Benediktsson and Nicole Chéné at the farm Austvadsholt in South Iceland.

Lysuholl Horses and Holidays

The beautifully situated horse farm Lýsuhóll on the Southern coast of Snæfellsnes peninsula offers a variety of services


Solhestar is a horse rental that offers a broad variety of exciting riding tours. Solhestar is located just 30 minutes (by car) from Reykjavík. Solhestar offers tours for more experienced riders and absolute beginners so everyone can enjoy their riding tour to the fullest.