Perfect for families and horse riding enthusiasts of all skill levels, this Icelandic horse riding tour gives you the opportunity to ride the amazing Icelandic horse brought here in the 9th century by the first Viking settlers. You will be riding with expert horsemen from Laxnes Horse Farm who will share with you interesting facts and stories about the Icelandic horse, nature and history
Perfect for families and horse riding enthusiasts of all skill levels, this Icelandic horse riding tour gives you the opportunity to ride the amazing Icelandic horse brought here in the 9th century by the first Viking settlers.
Heading out from Laxnes Horse Farm at the outskirts of Reykjavik, this gentle riding tour takes you on an unforgettable adventure along winding back-country trails with beautiful scenery.
No matter if you are an experienced rider or a beginner, the expert horsemen at Laxnes will find a horse that matches your skills for the riding tour.
Returning from your ride, you will have a chance to buy yourself refreshment at the Laxnes Horse Farm Saloon before heading back to Reykjavik.
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Please present your electronic travel voucher / ticket at the time of tour departure.
Pick up and drop off
Pick up from hotels, guesthouses and designated bus stops starts 60 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher. Pickup is handled by Laxnes Horse Farm.
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Took the bus from the city to the airport. Bus was on time and price was reasonable.
It took three times in order to get the promo inside otherwise it was great!
We had a great experience with the horse riding from being picked up on time to being dropped off. Everyone was very helpful and friendly. A great family run business.
The farm and horses were amazing. It was lovely and I spent great time there. Though there was an issue with my pick up. I ordered the tour in the evening and in the morning probably stuff didn't process my order and I was forgotten to get picked up. So I had to to call twice being in roaming as a tourist. The good thing is that I was eventually picked up and taken to the horse farm . Gray Line sent a bus just for me.
I booked this trip online while still in the US. When booking a pick up location, there is a drop down menu to choose your pick up point. I chose 'airport' since I planned to pack in an excursion immediately upon arrival. Well apparently they don't pick up at the airport. I got an email from the Horse Farm dumping the matter back on Gray Line and Gray Line didn't really fix it via email, but once I arrived at the airport and found a real person it got straightened out. Gray Line got me on a bus from the airport to their main terminal and I made my excursion just fine. This was a very good excursion, I'd do it again. The staff is very attentive and our group had a wide range of ages, nationalities and experience on a horse. The horse farm outfits you in snowsuits and has hats and gloves to borrow if you don't have any (and what are you doing in Iceland without a hat or gloves?!) The trail was mostly flat and it was the land around the horse farm. We went through shallow streams and snow drifted roads. The mountains are all around and at this time of year the sun starts really coming out at around 11, so we saw the sun come up. The horses are sturdy and calm and mostly mindful of their novice riders..if not, there is a guide in front and back to make sure everything is going smoothly. If you are looking for a thundering gallop, this isn't your tour, but if you just want to enjoy a quiet morning seeing great scenery on the back of a horse, this is for you.
Very good organisation. Very friendly people. My daughter is in love with the horses. Next time I prefer a private walk or even a bigger tour with some more active riding....
Customer service was outstanding! The horse ride was fabulous and very well organized.
Nos ha encantado la experiencia, el único inconveniente los caballos no hacen ningún caso. Pero todo muy bien, la gente, el sitio... We recommed !!
GrayLine is perfect for booking amazing trips in iceland. They were always on time, waited for us because one time we were 5 min late and all the staff - from bus drivers to guides to the people on the computer/telefone were really friendly. They did everything to make our trip perfect and they did certainly not fail! Thank you, GrayLine! We booked the airport transfer, the Golden Circle Classic Tour, the Northern Lights Mystery Tour, Blue Lagoon and the Laxnes Special.
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