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Riding an Icelandic horse is fantastic fun! Experience the natural beauty of Iceland; snow topped mountains, glaciers, volcanoes, thundering waterfalls and striking lunar landscapes on a horseback tour with Hestasport.

Hestasport offer a variety of short and long horse riding tours through the highlands, mountains and wilderness of Skagafjörður. Tours are available from one hour to multi-day treks. Short tours are suitable for all level of rider from beginner upwards. Longer itineraries are designed for intermediate riders to physically challenging tours for experienced and fit riders.

Private group bookings on request.

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Name Hestasport
Price Please enquire for prices
Accommodation Beautiful holiday cottages, with magnificent views overlooking the vast plains and mountains of the Skagafjörður valley.
Type of Holiday Riding and Accommodation
Riding Safari No
Western Ranch No
Beach Riding No
Tuition No
Centre Based Yes
Trail Ride Yes
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Highly recommend it! Review by RJ
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This was by far my favourite place to stay while in Iceland. The cottage was super comfy and cute. Loved the hot pot in the middle of the cottages. The staff was very friendly and helpful and our horse back riding trip was so much fun! Highly recommend it! (Posted on 30/01/2018)

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