Horseback Riding Lava Tour

Horseback Riding Lava Tour
Horseback Riding Lava Tour
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  • Duration2 Hours or 4 Hours with Transfer
  • Group Size20 pax max
  • Meeting LocationPick-up from Reykjavik or Sörlaskeið 26, 220 Hafnarfjörður

Tour description

Horseback Riding Lava Tour

Experience the Icelandic horse surrounded by unique nature 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 enjoy beautiful scenery full of lava fields and green hillsides.

Meet at the location 

This is meet at the location tour, but you can add the pick-up option from Reykjavik while booking. The pick-up from the designated bus stop or your hotel directly starts 1 hour before the departure time. If you are arriving by own car, please be at Ishestar Stables 30 minutes before the tour begins. 

Horseback riding 

The riding time is around 1.5 – 2 hours. 

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 skill level!

It’s suitable both for beginners and more experienced riders. 

At the stables 

When we arrive back at the stables, it’s time to enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, and hot chocolate. Feel free to ask our staff any questions about the Icelandic horse! 

Cancellation policy

Refund if canceled at least 1 day before the event. 

What's Included

  • 1.5 - 2 hours horseback riding tour
  • Riding helmets, rubber boots and rainwear / warm outfit during the ride
  • Trained guides who speak multiple languages (English, Scandinavian, and German)
  • Safety boxes for valuables

Good To Know

  • Note that the riding time is 1.5 - 2 hours, total 4 hours with transfer
  • The minimum age for this tour is 8
  • The weight limit is 110 kg/240 lbs
  • If you are arriving by own car, please be at the Ishestar Stables 30 minutes before departure
  • Please note that it is not allowed to ride with backpacks or bags, but Íshestar provides complimentary safety boxes at the stables for valuables
  • Please dress according to the weather; solid shoes, warm clothes, and waterproof layers are recommended

Why Your Friend in Reykjavik Recommends This Tour

This tour is ideal for beginners and more experienced riders and is a fantastic choice for a half-day tour in Reykjavík. 

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